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Wrapup and Presentations

NIA 2010 annual report

ICAA Brief

Highlights

Presentations


Wednesday, September 15, 2010

The Aging of America

Eduardo Sanchez , MD, MPH


Thursday, September 16, 2010

Latinos Aging in Place: Issues and Potential Solutions

William Vega, Ph.D., University of Southern California

Individual lifetime socioeconomic predictors of functional decline and rates of disability in older Mexican Americans: Results from the Sacramento Area Latino Study on Aging

Mary Haan, Ph.D., The University of California at San Francisco
Adina Zeki Al-Hazzouri, University of Michigan at, Ann Arbor
Allison Aiello, University of Michigan at, Ann Arbor

Does the Latino Paradox in Mortality Extend to Disability? A Comparison of Older Mexicans in the United States and Mexico

César González, Mexican Institute of geriatric
Mark D. Hayward, The University of Texas at Austin
Rebeca Wong, University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
Chi-Tsun Chiu, The University of Texas at Austin

Nativity, Immigration, and the Cognitive Functioning Trajectories of Older Mexican Americans

Terrence D. Hill, Ph.D., Florida State University at Tallahassee
Jacqueline Angel, Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin
Kelly S. Balistreri, Ph.D., Bowling green State University

Transitions in Disability in Mexico and US: Does Physical Activity Matter?

Kerstin Gerst, University of Georgia
Alejandra Michaels-Obregon, University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
Rebeca Wong, University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston

National Health and Aging Trends Study and its Implications for Harmonization and Comparative Research in Latin America

Emily Agree, Ph.D., John Hopkins University

Cumulative Effects of Sociocultural Status on Disability in Aging Mexican Americans: Findings from the San Antonio Longitudinal Study of Aging

Helen Hazuda, Ph.D., The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

Demographic, Socio-economic and Health Interactions between the Mexican-origin Population in the United States and the Population in Mexico

Roberto Ham-Chande, Ph.D., El Colegio de la Frontera Norte, Tijuana Mexico

Migration Selection, Protection, and Acculturation: A Bi-national Perspective on Older Adults

Fernando Riosmena, Ph.D., The University of Colorado at Boulder
Rebeca Wong, Ph.D., The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
Alberto Palloni, Ph.D., The University of Wisconsin at Madison

Access to Vaccines for Latin American and Caribbean Older Adults with Disability

Carlos Reyes-Ortiz, M.D., Ph.D., The University of North Texas Health Science Center, Forth Worth, TX

Diabetes and Employment Productivity: Does Diabetes Management Matter?

Shelton Brown, Ph.D., The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, School of Public Health, Austin Regional Campus
Adriana Perez, Ph.D., The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston School of Public Health
Lisa Yarnell, M.A., The University of Texas at Austin Jose A. Pagan, Ph.D., University of Texas Health Science Center at Forth Worth
Craig Hanis, Ph.D., University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
Susan P. Fisher-Hoch, Ph.D., University of Texas at Brownsville Health Science Center at Houston
Joseph McCormick, Ph.D., University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston


Friday, September 17, 2010

Trends in Racial Composition of Nursing Home Residents: 2000-2007

Mary Fennell, Ph.D., Brown University
Zhanlian Feng, Ph.D., Brown University
Vincent Mor, Ph.D., Brown University
Denise Tyler, Ph.D., Brown University
Melissa Clark, Ph.D., Brown University

Latino and Non-Latino Elderly in Los Angeles County: Demographic Trends for Disability and Long-Term Care

David Hayes-Bautista, Ph.D., The University of California, Los Angeles

The Role of Sociocultural Factors in Latino Family Dementia Caregiving: Lessons from Qualitative and Quantitative Research

W. Ladson Hinton, M.D., University of California, Davis

Aging and Long-term Care in Mexican-American Families

Jacqueline Angel, Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin

Aging Policy and its Implications for Preventive Long-term Care in the Mexican-origin

Fernando Torresgil, Ph.D., The University of California, los Angeles


Emerging Scholars Presentations

Old-Age Disability and Wealth among Return Mexican Migrants from the United States

Rebeca Wong PhD. Sealy Center on Aging UTMB
Cesar Gonzalez, M. S. Mexican Institute of Geriatric Secretariat of Health

Life course socioeconomic conditions and depressive symptoms among older Mexican Americans: Results from the Sacramento Area Latino Study on Aging (SALSA)

Adina Zeki Al Hazzouri, University of Michigan

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