Session 29:
The Demography of Disability

Thursday, March 30
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Santa Barbara C
Lobby Level

Chair: Scott M. Lynch, Princeton University
Discussant: Miles G. Taylor, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  1. Disability and Residential Mobility among the Elderly: Changes from the Eighties to the NinetiesGilbert Brenes, University of Wisconsin at Madison and Central American Center for Population

  2. Demographic and Health Predictors of Disability Change and Non-Change in Late LifeMichelle Cheuk, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  3. Health Conditions, Disability and Self-Rated Health in Older AmericansXian Liu, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USUHS); Charles Engel, Jr., Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USUHS); David Armstrong, Walter Reed Army Medical Center; Han Kang, Department of Veterans Affairs

  4. Evaluating Survey Questions Used to Identify Disability: An Application of the International Classification of Disability, Health and Functioning (ICF)Robert Weathers, Cornell University; Andrew J. Houtenville, Cornell University; S. Antonio Ruiz-Quintanilla, Cornell University

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