Session 187:
Health, Functional Limitations and Disability in Older Adults

Saturday, April 13
10:45 AM - 12:15 PM
Maurepas Room
3rd Floor

Chair: Emily M. Agree, Johns Hopkins University

  1. Poor Health and Disability among Older Americans Declined, 1982-2011Michael Hout, University of California, Berkeley

  2. The Link between Functional Limitations and Mental Health among Mature and Elderly Adults in Rural MalawiIliana V. Kohler, University of Pennsylvania; Hans-Peter Kohler, University of Pennsylvania

  3. Military Service, Post-Trauma Symptoms and Health in Older Adulthood: An Analysis of Northern Vietnamese Survivors of the Vietnam WarKim Korinek, University of Utah; Bussarawan Teerawichitchainan, Singapore Management University

  4. Trends in Function and Activity Limitations among Chinese Oldest-Old, 1998-2008Linda G. Martin, RAND Corporation; Qiushi Feng, National University of Singapore; Robert Schoeni, University of Michigan; Yi Zeng, Duke University and Peking University

  5. Race/Ethnic and Nativity Differentials in Functional Limitations during Middle and Late-LifeJennifer E. Melvin, University of Texas at Austin; Robert A. Hummer, University of Texas at Austin

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