Session 48:
Race, Gender, Aging, and Health

Thursday, April 1
1:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Beacon H
3rd Floor

Chair: Cheryl Bowdre, University of Wisconsin at Madison
Discussant: Manisha Sengupta, U.S. Census Bureau

  1. Gender and Racial Differences in the Health of Older People (60+) in BrazilSusan De Vos, University of Wisconsin at Madison; Luisa Schwartzman, University of Wisconsin at Madison

  2. Gender and Racial Differences among Elderly South AfricanAmadou Noumbissi, University of Pennsylvania

  3. Sociodemographic Effects on Onset and Recovery of ADL Disability among Chinese Oldest OldDanan Gu, Duke University; Yi Zeng, Duke University and Peking University

  4. The Effects of Neighborhood Disadvantage and Instability on Donated and Received Social Support: Examining Gender- and Race-Contingent Patterns among Older AdultsScott Schieman, University of Maryland

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