Friday, April 12 / 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM   •   Borgne Room

Session 92:
The Oldest Old: Determinants of Very Long Lifespans

Chair: Seth Sanders, Duke University
Discussant: John G. Haaga, National Institute on Aging (NIA), NIH

  1. Exploring Sardinian Longevity and Its Association with Reproductive Behaviors and Infant MortalityGraziella Caselli, Università di Roma "La Sapienza" ; Rosa Maria Lipsi, Istat ; Enrica Lapucci, Università di Roma "La Sapienza" ; James W. Vaupel, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research

  2. Determinants of Exceptional Longevity: Early-Life Conditions, Mid-Life Environment and Parental CharacteristicsLeonid A. Gavrilov, University of Chicago ; Natalia S. Gavrilova, University of Chicago

  3. Why Demographic Analysis Is Crucial in Studying Genetics of Exceptional LongevityAnatoliy I. Yashin, Duke University ; Deqing Wu, Duke University ; Alexander Kulminski, Duke University ; Liubov Arbeeva, Duke University

  4. Exceptional Longevity by Place of Birth and Place of Death in Germany: How Meaningful and Stable Are Spatial Patterns?Sebastian Kluesener, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research ; Rembrandt D. Scholz, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research

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