Session 127:
U.S. Health in International Perspective

Friday, April 12
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Napoleon B3
3rd Floor

Chair: Tom Plewes, The National Academies

  1. Overview of the ReportSteven Woolf, Virginia Commonwealth University

  2. Cross National Comparisons of Mortality and Life Expectancy: Methodology and FindingsJessica Y. Ho, University of Pennsylvania; Sam Preston, University of Pennsylvania

  3. Cross National Comparisons of Morbidity: Methodology and FindingsAlberto Palloni, University of Wisconsin-Madison; James A. Yonker, University of Wisconsin-Madison

  4. Explanations and Recommendations of the PanelEileen Crimmins, University of Southern California

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