Saturday, April 19 / 12:30 PM - 2:20 PM   •   Gallier AB

Session 173:
Disability and Active Life Expectancy in Asian Populations

Chair: Mary Beth Ofstedal, University of Michigan
Discussant: Jean Marie Robine, Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale (INSERM)

  1. Studying Gender Differentials in Health Using an Active Life Expectancy Approach: The Case of Older Adults in JapanAngelique Chan, National University of Singapore ; Zachary Zimmer, University of Utah

  2. Changes of Type-Severity-Specific Disability-free Life Expectancies of Chinese Elderly, 1987-2006Xiaochun Qiao, Peking University

  3. Disability and Quality of Life Among Older MalaysiansSidiah anak John Siop, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak ; Lois M. Verbrugge, University of Michigan ; Tengku Aizan Tengku Abdul Hamid, Universiti Putra Malaysia

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