Papers/abstracts for NBER Summer Institute due by March 14, 2014.
Call for papers: Integrating Genetics and the Social Sciences. Deadline 6/1/2014.
Applications for NIA postdoctoral fellowship at NORC due Feb 4, 2014.
Analysis of dementia costs by Michael Hurd (RAND) and Kenneth M. Langa (Michigan) cited in USA Today.
Gary Engelhardt (Syracuse) and colleagues find senior homeowners face fewer impediments to good health than renters.
CAPS (Syacuse) and CPC (Cornell) establish consortium to facilitate collaboration and leverage resources.
Arline T. Geronimus elected to Institute of Medicine, 2013.
Angus Deaton (Princeton) examines history behind global health and wealth disparities.
Hans-Peter Kohler (U-Penn) quoted in NYT on U.S. fertility.
USC-UCLA Biomarker Network Meeting, PAA Annual Meeting, April 2014, Boston.
Research of Linda Aiken (U-Penn) cited in NYT piece on the importance of sufficient nursing staffing.
Ron Lee (UC-Berkeley) steps down as Director of CEDA, Will Dow steps in.
Robert Fogel (Chicago) passes away June 11, 2013.
Angus Deaton (Princeton) finds living with children increases stress among seniors.
UC-Berkeley's CEDA to host Second Behavior Change Research Network Conference, Oct 10-11, 2013.
William Dale (Chicago) wins Hartford's Heroes of Geriatric Care story contest.
2013 GSA pre-Conference workshop on the future of minority aging research.
Arline T. Geronimus wins Excellence in Research Award from School of Public Health.
MRRC, NBER-RRC, CRR-BC and the SSA hold annual meeting of the Retirement Research Consortium, Aug 1-2, 2013, Washington DC.
Alberto Palloni (Wisconsin) organizes 2013 International Conference on Aging in the Americas, Sept 17-19, 2013, Austin TX.
Toni Antonucci (Michigan) and Laura Carstensen (Stanford) discuss some causes and effects of happiness in later years.
NIH-funded study at RAND and University of Michigan estimates costs of dementia.
Michael Hurd (RAND) discusses dementia study in NYT.
CPC and DuPRI collaborate in second annual 'Demographic Daze' workshop, June 2013.
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in the Economics and Demography of Aging, Harvard.
Ana Diez Roux says Americans' health problems are systemic.
Ulrike Malmendier (CEDA) awarded Fisher Black Prize.
Laura Carstensen (Stanford) honored as one of AARP's most influential aging advocates.
James S. Jackson elected president of COSSA.
James Smith (RAND) wins Cozzarelli Prize from PNAS.
Eileen Crimmins (USC-UCLA) wins GSA's 2012 Kleemeier Award.