Friday, June 23 / 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM   •   Room 8

Session 45:
Health and health inequalities at older ages

Chair: Patrick Festy, Institut National d'√Čtudes D√©mographiques (INED)

  1. Functional disability and diabetes among Latin American and Caribbean eldersFlavia Andrade, University of Wisconsin at Madison

  2. Health inequalities tracking into old age: examples and prospects from The English Longitudinal Study Of Ageing (ELSA)Elizabeth Breeze, University College London ; Mary Pierce, University College London ; James Nazroo, University College London ; Michael Marmot, University College London

  3. Do elderly people feel sad and depressed? Mental health of ageing people. A cross-country comparison based on SHAREIsabella Buber-Ennser, Vienna Institute of Demography

  4. Gender differences in the onset of disease at old age: the effects of socio-economic and behavioural factors. Results from the English Longitudinal Study of AgeingEdlira Gjonca, University College London ; Arjan Gjonca, London School of Economics

  5. Mortality in old age: an investigation in the MRC Cognitive Function and Ageing Study (MRC CFAS)Cherie McCracken, Royal Liverpool University Hospital

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