Friday, May 1 / 10:15 AM - 11:45 AM   •   Aqua 311 A

Session 136:
Health Disparities among U.S. Hispanic and Immigrant Populations

Discussant: Brian K. Finch, University of Southern California
Chair: Cynthia G. Colen, Ohio State University

  1. Racial and Ethnic Origins, Nativity and the Cognitive Health Trajectories of U.S. Older AdultsMargaret M. Weden, RAND Corporation ; Jeremy Miles, RAND Corporation ; Jose Escarce, University of California, Los Angeles and RAND Corporation ; Esther M. Friedman, RAND Corporation ; Regina Shih, RAND Corporation

  2. Does Migration Destination Affect the Mortality Advantage of Mexican Immigrants? A Comparison of Traditional, New, and Emerging DestinationsAndrew Fenelon, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC

  3. Life Expectancy among U.S.-Born and Foreign-Born Older Adults: Estimates from Social Security and Medicare Enrollment DataNeil Mehta, Emory University ; Irma T. Elo, University of Pennsylvania ; Michal Engelman, University of Wisconsin-Madison ; Diane S. Lauderdale, University of Chicago ; Bert Kestenbaum, U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA)

  4. Health Differentials of Older Hispanic Immigrants by Age at ArrivalElisha Cohen, Princeton University

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