Session 152:
Biomarkers of Fertility, Early Life and Sexual Function

Saturday, May 2
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Level 5

Chair: Jennifer Dowd, Hunter College, City University of New York (CUNY)
Discussant: Maxine Weinstein, Georgetown University

  1. Fertility Biomarkers Predict Differential Survival in a Long-Term Follow-Up Study of Male Fertility: Capturing and Treating HeterogeneityRonny Westerman, University of Marburg; Katharina Pyka, University of Marburg; Martina Schmidt-Stolte, University of Marburg; Markus Thiede, University of Marburg; Sabine Groos, University of Marburg; Walter Krause, University of Marburg

  2. Are Sex Hormones Biomarkers of Sexual Function in Later Life?Stacy T. Lindau, University of Chicago; Natalia S. Gavrilova, University of Chicago

  3. Is There a Trade-Off between Fertility and Longevity? A Comparative Study of Three Large Historical Demographic Databases Accounting for Mortality SelectionAlain Gagnon, University of Western Ontario; Ken R. Smith, University of Utah; Marc Tremblay, Université du Québec à Chicoutimi; Hélène Vézina, Université du Québec à Chicoutimi; Paul-Phillipe Paré, University of Western Ontario; Bertrand Desjardins, Université de Montréal

  4. Is Sex Imbalance in Early Age Mortality Driven by Prebirth Environmental Factors, Child Biology, or Parental Preferences? Evidence from Male-Female Twin PairsRoland Pongou, Brown University

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