Session 12:
Life Course Perspectives on Aging

Thursday, April 30
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Level 5

Chair: Kathleen A. Cagney, University of Chicago
Discussant: Feinian Chen, North Carolina State University

  1. Do Childhood Circumstances Predict Adult Biomarkers?Iliana V. Kohler, University of Pennsylvania; Beth J. Soldo, University of Pennsylvania

  2. Understanding the Socioeconomic Determinants of Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Obesity Using a Life Course PerspectiveJennifer A. Ailshire, University of Michigan

  3. Reconceptualizing Health as Wellness among Older Adults: Conditions, Constellations and Social Risk Factors from a Nationally Representative Probability Sample of Men and Women 57 to 85 Years of AgeEdward O. Laumann, University of Chicago; Linda Waite, University of Chicago; Aniruddha Das, University of Chicago; Martha McClintock, University of Chicago

  4. Parental Age at Birth and Health of the Offspring at Age 65Daphne Kuo, University of Wisconsin at Madison

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