Session 110:
Race, Ethnic and Gender Disparities in Health and Mortality

Friday, April 12
10:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Grand Ballroom B
5th Floor

Chair: Hedwig Lee, University of Washington
Discussant: Jason Schnittker, University of Pennsylvania

  1. Understanding the Declining Female Mortality Advantage in the United States: An Assessment Using Prospective DataSarah A. Burgard, University of Michigan; Michael Elliott, University of Michigan; James S. House, University of Michigan; Neil Mehta, Emory University; Katherine Y. Lin, University of Michigan; Elizabeth Ela, University of Michigan

  2. New Health Events and the Origin of Educational and Racial Inequalities in Health BehaviorsElaine Hernandez, University of Texas at Austin

  3. Duty, Honor, Country, Disparity: Race/Ethnic Differences in Self-Reported Health and Disability among VeteransConnor Sheehan, University of Colorado at Boulder; Brenda Moore, University at Buffalo, State University of New York (SUNY); John Butler, University of Texas at Austin

  4. Predictive Strength of Self-Rated Health on Mortality Risk: Does It Differ by Race and Ethnicity?Hyeyoung Woo, Portland State University

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