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Poster Session 4:
Poster Session 4

Friday, July 22
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

  1. Projections of the dependent elderly population by age, sex and household composition in PolandAnita Abramowska, Institute of Statistics and Demography, Warsaw School of Economics

  2. Mapping elderly migration in Brazil using data of 2000 censusJoão Francisco Abreu, Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Minas Gerais; Cláudio C. Machado, Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Minas Gerais

  3. The male-female gap in HIV prevalence rates in Sub-Saharan AfricaJacob A. Adetunji, U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)

  4. Rural-urban disparities in the health of children in AfricaJacob A. Adetunji, U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)

  5. Explanatory factors of school acquisitions of the pupils: evidence from Burkina-FasoVissého Didier Adjiwanou, Université de Lomé

  6. Disability in India: an overviewPraween Kumar Agrawal, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  7. The effect of migration on rural population ageing: the experience of MexicoAlejandro Aguirre, El Colegio de México

  8. The demographic window by religion and ethnicity in IndonesiaAris Ananta, Institute of Southeast Asian Studies; Evi N. Arifin, Institute of Southeast Asian Studies

  9. HIV/STI testing in the 2004 Malawi Diffusion and Ideational Change Project: what did we learn?Philip A. Anglewicz, University of Pennsylvania; Li-Wei Chao, University of Pennsylvania; Agnes M. Chimbiri, University of Malawi; David Chilongozi; Irving Hoffman, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Hans-Peter Kohler, University of Pennsylvania; Francis Martinson, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Georges Reniers, University of Pennsylvania; Kirsten Smith, University of Pennsylvania

  10. Distribution and determinants of abdominal obesity in an adult population in the district of Colombo, Sri LankaCarukshi Arambepola, University of Colombo; Dulitha Fernando, University of Colombo

  11. Elderly family care situation, daily activities, housing and physical well being in NigeriaAbidemi R. Asiyanbola, Olabisi Onabanjo University

  12. Political crises and child mortality in RwandaLise Beck, Université de Paris V, Sorbonne

  13. An epidemiological understanding of acute respiratory infection among Indian childrenShahina Begum, All India Institute of Medical Sciences; Sada Nand Dwivedi, All India Institute of Medical Sciences; Arvind Pandey, Institute for Research in Medical Statistics (ICMR)

  14. Status of human health in India: emerging issues in the era of globalisationRudragouda Biradar, Karnatak University

  15. Common plan for the monitoring of health status and its determinants: catalysts for the evolution of health monitoringJosée Bourdages

  16. Child mortality among children born to HIV-infected mothers in ThailandNelly Briand, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED); Sophie Le Coeur, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED); Marc Lallemant, Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD)

  17. Ageing and mobility in QuebecYves Bussière, INRS-UCS Univ. of Quebec; Jean-Pierre Thouez, Université de Montréal

  18. Trends in disability in France over the past two decades in light of the international context and theoretical explanations for disability patternsEmmanuelle Cambois, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED); Jean-Marie Robine, INSERM; Pierre Mormiche, Institut National de la Statistique et des Etudes Economiques (INSEE)

  19. Rate of decline of mortality over age 60 in south-eastern Brazil, 1980-2000Nelson Otávio Beltrão Campos Campos, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais - Centro de Desenvolvimento e Planejamento Regional (CEDEPLAR); Roberto Rodrigues, Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Minas Gerais

  20. Intergenerational transfers among those aged 15 or over in Montezo, Côte d'IvoireCéline Vandermeersch, UNESCO

  21. Land use pattern and hospitalisation for chronic conditions: a spatial study on modifiable health risks in San FranciscoArpita Chattopadhyay, University of California, San Francisco; XiaoHang Liu, San Francisco State University; Sudip Chattopadhyay, San Francisco State University

  22. Mortality in Quebec compared to that of developed countriesRobert Choinière, Institut national de santé publique du Québec

  23. Active life expectancy and functional health transitions among Filipino older peopleGrace T. Cruz, University of the Philippines; Yasuhiko Saito, Nihon University; Josefina Natividad, University of the Philippines

  24. Survival strategies tested by urbanization among elderly farmers in CameroonPascal Daha Bouyoum, Université de Yaoundé; David Nkweti, Université de Yaoundé; Adonis Touko, Forum Camerounais de Psychologie (FOCAP)

  25. Association between physical activity, overweight and obesity in school children of a low socio-economic status in Toluca, MexicoMaría Margarita Del Olmo, Escuela Nacional de Antropología e Historia; Maria Eugenia Peña, Escuela Nacional de Antropología e Historia; Javier Manzola, Escuela Nacional de Antropología e Historia

  26. Gender and child health in Egypt: DHS data from 1995Jamal El Makrini, Université Catholique de Louvain

  27. Child well-being and survival in urban development context, the case of greater KhartoumYasir A. Elmbark, MENA Child Protection Initiative

  28. Change in suicide rate attributable to individual’s treatment with antidepressantsAnnette Erlangsen, Aarhus Universitet; Vladimir Canudas-Romo, Pennsylvania State University

  29. Mortality differentials in a favoured region: the case of the capital of QuebecMarc Ferland, Direction de santé publique de la Capitale nationale; Michel Pageau, Direction de santé publique de la Capitale nationale

  30. Seasonal labour migration, irrigation and health in Niono, MaliSally E. Findley, Columbia University; Seydou Doumbia, Malaria Research and Training Center

  31. New dimensions for studying obesityYuri Frantsuz, University of Minnesota

  32. Infant mortality by race in BrazilEstela María García de Pinto da Cunha, Universidade Estadual de Campinas

  33. Stress and health in the Baltic countries, 1994-1999Catherine Gaumé, Université Catholique de Louvain

  34. Burden of disease in Spain in 2000: health differentials between women and menRicard Genova, Instituto de Salud Publica, Comunidad de Madrid; Elena Alvarez; Consuelo Morant, Instituto de Salud Publica, Comunidad de Madrid

  35. Neuroendocrine biomarkers, marital relations, and cumulative stress in TaiwanOmer Gersten, University of California, Berkeley

  36. Health status of the elderly and their labour force participation in the selected states of IndiaSoumitra Ghosh, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  37. Ageing and family in MexicoCristina Gomes, Facultad Latinoamericana de Ciencias Sociales

  38. Healthy life expectancy in Havana in 2000Madelin Gómez, Universidad de La Habana; Esther María León Díaz, Oficina Nacional de Estadística, Cuba

  39. Differentials and determinants of infant and child mortality in rural IndiaSethuraman Gunasekaran, Gandhigram Rural Institute

  40. Health trajectories over the life course: the consequences of childhood health and social background factorsSteven A. Haas, Harvard University

  41. Is the HIV/AIDS epidemic accelerating or decelerating population ageing in South Africa?Bärbel B. Haldenwang, Institute for Futures Research

  42. The need for an overhaul of retirement pensions and intergenerational relationsRoberto Ham-Chande, El Colegio de la Frontera Norte

  43. The economics of the elderly in Mauritius, 2002-2022Esther Hanoomajee, Independent Consultant

  44. State of health as indicative of well-being in the population aged 50 and over in Mexico and associated factorsMirna Hebrero Martínez, El Colegio de México

  45. Alternative models of Indonesian mortalityMira M. Hidajat, Pennsylvania State University; Mark D. Hayward, University of Texas; Latrica E. Best, Pennsylvania State University

  46. Gender and race differences in the impact of obesity on work and economic security in later life in the United StatesChristine Himes, Syracuse University; Madonna Harrington Meyer, Syracuse University

  47. Crying mothers and their tale of woes: maternal complications in the north-eastern states of IndiaRuchi Jain, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS); Kamla Gupta, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  48. Determinants of maternal mortality: empirical evidence from IndiaKuriath S. James, University of Kerala

  49. The demographic consequences of gender discrimination: simulation based on public policiesQuanbao Jiang, Xi'an Jiaotong University; Liu Huijun, Institute for Population and Development Studies of Xi’an Jiaotong University

  50. Future challenges of population ageing and the health of older persons in South AfricaJané Joubert, Medical Research Council of South Africa; Debbie Bradshaw, Medical Research Council

  51. Reducing regional health inequalities in France by resource allocation: which approach? Alain Jourdain; Martine Bellanger, ENSP

  52. Probing the future of mandatory retirement in CanadaDon Kerr, University of Western Ontario; Peter Ibbott, University of Western Ontario

  53. The effect of recent migration on sexual partnership among women interviewed at sites known as meeting places in Burkina FasoMaria Khan, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Lisanne Brown, Tulane University; Nicolas Nagot, Centre Muraz; Sharon Weir, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  54. Consanguinity and its effect on infant and child mortality in EgyptRita G. Khayat, University of Notre Dame

  55. Urbanisation, environment, development, and urban policies in Ho Chi Minh City, Viet NamThanh Le Van, Institute for Economic Research

  56. Exploratory analysis of socio-economic characteristics of elderly persons with functional limitations in seven cities of Latin America and the CaribbeanEsther María León Díaz, Oficina Nacional de Estadística, Cuba; Madelín Gómez León

  57. Mortality among the elderly in the European UnionLaura Lorenzo, Instituto de Economía y Geografía, CSIC

  58. Socio-economic differences in suicide mortality by sex in Finland, 1971–2001Netta Mäki, University of Helsinki; Pekka Martikainen, University of Helsinki

  59. About disabled people and their quantification in Argentina. Past and presentGladys Massé, INDEC. Argentina; Cecilia Rodríguez Gauna, INDEC.Argentina

  60. Therapeutic options and health strategies in CameroonYves-Merlin Mbouyap Kamtcha

  61. Intergenerational support and family composition of elderly households in CubaJames W. McNally, University of Michigan; Lindy Williams, Cornell University

  62. Longevity in Siberia depends on place and month of birthVladimir N. Melnikov, Siberian Independent Institute

  63. Socio-economic determinants of infant mortality: an analysis of two states in IndiaRitu Kumar Mishra, Jawaharlal Nehru University

  64. Income distribution among the elderly in Canada from 1980 to 2002Long Mo, Université de Montréal

  65. New data on the shape of the mortality curve at advanced agesChristian Monteil, Institut National de la Statistique et des Etudes Economiques (INSEE); Martine Sylvestre

  66. Social security and family in Mexico: formal and informal support systems for the elderlyVerónica Montes de Oca, Instituto de Investigaciones Sociales (UNAM)

  67. Mortality of elderly people: socio-economic differentials and causes of death in Matlab, BangladeshGolam Mostafa, ICDDR,B: Centre for Health and Population Research

  68. Age-structural transition in Iran and its short and long-term consequences, 2000-2050Nader Motie-Haghshenas, Ministry of Science, Iran; Shirin Ahmad-Nia, Ministry of Science, Iran

  69. Demographic shocks and sustainable development in RomaniaCornelia Muresan, Université Babes-Bolyai

  70. Demographic aspects of morbidity in RomaniaPetru Muresan

  71. Are intergenerational relations in crisis in Japan?Kusuto Naito, Université Catholique de Louvain

  72. Differences in child mortality in rural South AfricaNadine Nannan, Medical Research Council; Debbie Bradshaw, Medical Research Council; Kobus Herbst, Africa Center for Health and Population Studies

  73. Did the civil war in Lebanon leave a mark on the country's mortality pattern?Hala G. Naufal Rizkallah, Lebanese University; Tania Faour, Lebanese University

  74. The CLESA project: cross-national study of the determinants of quality of life and health services for the elderlyMarianna Noale, Università di Padova; Nadia Minicuci, Università di Padova; Carola Bardage, Karolinska Institutet; Tzvia Blumstein, The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Chaim Sheba Medical Center; Dorly J. H. Deeg, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine; Jacob Gindin; Marja Jylha, University of Tampere; Suvi Nikula, University of Tampere; Angel Otero, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid; Nancy L. Pedersen, Karolinska Institutet; Saskia M.F. Pluijm, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam; Maria V. Zunzunegui, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid; Stefania Maggi, Università di Padova

  75. Traffic accident mortality in Brazil: a silent tragedyAna Maria Nogales Vasconcelos, Universidade de Brasília; David Duarte Lima, Universidade de Brasília

  76. The impact of decentralized district partnering on scaling up the community-based reform of the health sector in GhanaFrank Nyonator, Ghana Health Service; James F. Phillips, Population Council; John K. Awoonor-Williams, Volta Regional Health Administration; Adams Kasanga, The Population Council

  77. Labour force ageing: its impact on the level and structure of employment in Australia and JapanEwa Orzechowska-Fischer, Australian National University

  78. Parents’ awareness and perception of the polio eradication programme in Gombe local government area, Gombe State, NigeriaOyedunni S. Osowole, University of Ibadan; Joseph A. Obute, UNICEF

  79. Female genital mutilation: an epidemiological approachJean-Claude Oulai, Université de Bordeaux II

  80. Mortality among the elderly in urban areas of Brazil: socio-economic consequencesNeir A. Paes, Federal University of Paraiba - Brazil

  81. Intergenerational coresidence among elderly Pacific Islander AmericansSela V. Panapasa, University of Michigan; James W. McNally, University of Michigan

  82. Exclusive breastfeeding and child survival in India: relationship revisited in view of the WHO recommendationsArvind Pandey, Institute for Research in Medical Statistics (ICMR); B.N. Bhattacharya, Indian Statistical Institute; Damodar Sahu, Institute for Research in Medical Statistics (ICMR); Ajay Pandey, Futures Group International (USAID-ITAP)

  83. Inter-generational transfers in Uruguay: the role of older adultsMariana Paredes, Universidad de la República, Uruguay

  84. Mortality at older ages: patterns and trends in PortugalFantina Pedrosa, Universidade do Porto

  85. Return to work after age 60 in Brazil: the weight of private intergenerational transfersClarice Peixoto, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro

  86. Trends in the living conditions of older persons in Latin America, 1990-2000: a comparison of three countriesEnrique Peláez, Universidad Nacional de Cordoba and CONICET; Dora Celton, CONICET and Universidad Nacional de Córdoba; Bruno Ribotta, Centro de Estudios Avanzados - UNC

  87. Demographic window, human capital accumulation and economic growth in ChinaXiujian Peng, The University of Adelaide

  88. The impact of population ageing on the social security system of BrazilFernanda Peyneau, Instituto de Pesquisa Econômica Aplicada (IPEA); Sonoe Sugahara, Instituto de Pesquisa Econômica Aplicada (IPEA); João Luiz Mendonça, Instituto de Pesquisa Econômica Aplicada (IPEA)

  89. Changes in health status and mortality of the elderly population during the transition period in PolandJozef Pociecha

  90. A revision of Chandra Sekar’s decomposition method and its application to sex differentials in mortality in IndiaKrishna Murthy Ponnapalli, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS); Atul R. Gandhi, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  91. Individual and family level clustering of child mortality in OrissaJalandhar Pradhan, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS); Perianayagam Arokiasamy, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  92. From ageing process to ageing problem: will China confront the most serious ageing problems in the world?Xiaochun Qiao, Peking University

  93. The experiences of older workersRobert Raeside, Napier University; Kaberi Gayen, Napier University

  94. Father’s out-migration and child health and mortality in Matlab, BangladeshAbdur Razzaque, ICDDR,B: Centre for Health and Population Research; Lutfun Nahar, ICDDR,B: Centre for Health and Population Research; Nizam Khan, University of Colorado at Boulder; Randall Kuhn, University of Colorado at Boulder; Shamali Shill, ICDDR,B: Centre for Health and Population Research

  95. The gender mortality differentials in China since the 1980sQiang Ren, Peking University; Xiaoying Zheng, Mahidol University; Guiying Cao, International Institute for Applied System Analysis (IIASA)

  96. Estimating AIDS mortality from burial surveillance data in Addis Ababa, EthiopiaGeorges Reniers, University of Pennsylvania; Tekebash Araya, Addis Ababa University; Eduard J. Sanders, Wellcome Trust

  97. Health and work among persons over 60 in Latin AmericaElisenda Rentería, CEDEPLAR-Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais; Simone Wajnman, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais

  98. Spatial dynamics of mortality in FranceStephane Rican, Espace Santé et Territoire; Gérard Salem, Université de Paris X, Nanterre; Eric Jougla, INSERM

  99. Age structure, labour force and education in Costa RicaArodys Robles, Universidad de Costa Rica

  100. Study of the impact of the public network providing care for addicts in the province of Buenos AiresCarlota Rodríguez Etchebarne; Verónica Brasesco

  101. On the association between late parental age and the risk of stillbirth: evidence from northern ItalyAlessandro Rosina, Università Cattolica, Milan; Giulia Rivellini, Università Cattolica, Milan

  102. Geography of overweight and obesity in FranceGérard Salem, Université de Paris X, Nanterre; Stephane Rican, Espace Santé et Territoire; Marie-Laure Kürzinger, Espace Santé et Territoire

  103. The effect of migration on population ageing in BrazilJomar A. Santana, ABEP

  104. Do childcare arrangements when mothers work affect child health?Anjula Saraff, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  105. Population ageing in Arab countries: future prospects and socio-economic and health consequencesPrem C. Saxena, Independent Consultant

  106. Health care behaviour of mothers and child mortality in BangladeshAbdul Hannan Shaikh

  107. Differential impact of female education on people’s health: an experiment using Indian dataMathada Sivamurthy, Applied Statistics Research Center, Bangalore

  108. Living arrangements and morbidity patterns among the elderly in rural IndiaHarish C. Srivastava, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS); Nihar R. Mishra, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  109. Contextual influences on the use of health facilities for childbirth in AfricaRob Stephenson, Emory University; Steve Clements, University of Southampton; Angela Baschieri, University of Southampton; Nyovani Madise, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC)

  110. Main challenges for economic and social policy in the context of population ageing in Poland during the economic transitionMarcin Stonawski, Cracow University; Jolanta Kurkiewicz, Cracow University

  111. Socio-economic factors in life trajectories to retirementLeroy O. Stone, Statistics Canada and University of Montreal; Hasheem Nouroz, Statistics Canada; Alexandre Genest, Human Resources Development Canada

  112. Gender and coronary disease: a comparison of trends in a target populationSylvie Swales, Université Catholique de Louvain; Michel Jeanjean, Université Catholique de Louvain; Catherine Gourbin, Université Catholique de Louvain; Guillaume Wunsch, Université Catholique de Louvain; Josianne Duchene, Université Catholique de Louvain; Erwin Schröder, Université Catholique de Louvain; Bernard Masuy

  113. Socio–economic implications of ageing in Iran with specific focus on TehranMohammad Taghi Sheykhi, Al-Zahra University

  114. In vitro fertilisation (IVF) and inequality creation: a longitudinal analysis in a French hospitalLaurence Tain, Université de Lyon 2

  115. Infant and child health: evidence from four Sub-Saharan African countriesEmmanuel O. Tawiah, University of Ghana

  116. Prevalence of behavioural risk factors for non-communicable diseases among adults in Kerala, IndiaSugathan Thattaruparambil, Centre for Survey Research and Management Services; CR Soman, Health Action by People; K Sankaranarayanan, Center for Survey Research and Management Services, Kerala; Simi Elias, Center for Survey Research and Management Services, Kerala

  117. Economically active population and retired persons in the public and private sectors of Senegal in a context of structural adjustmentSeydou Touré

  118. Measuring health: construction of a key indicator on health statusSandy Tubeuf, Institut de Recherche et Documentation en Economie de la Santé (IRDES); Marc Perronnin, Institut de Recherche et Documentation en Economie de la Santé (IRDES)

  119. A systems wide approach to delivering maternal and neonatal health care in KenyaCharlotte Warren, Population Council; Wilson Liambila, Population Council; Jill Keesbury, Population Council, Nairobi

  120. Prevalence of disability among elderly persons in Latin American cities and its correlatesLaura R. Wong, Centro de Desenvolvimento e Planejamento Regional (CEDEPLAR); Martha Pelaez, PAHO

  121. Do marital status and living arrangements influence health in Poland?Wiktoria Wroblewska, Institute of Statistics and Demography Warsaw School of Economics

  122. Psychological disposition and self-reported health in old age: an examination of the oldest old in ChinaZheng Wu, University of Victoria; Christoph M. Schimmele, University of Victoria

  123. Nutritional situation of women and determinants of obesity in TurkeySutay Yavuz, Hacettepe University; Elif Yiğit, Institute of Population Studies; Eda Köksal, School of Health Technology Department of Nutrition and Dietetics

  124. Coping behaviours and social panic in relation to the SARS epidemicBenbo Zhang, Institute of social development; Erping Wahg, Chinese Academy of Science; Yiwen Chen, Chinese Academy of Science

  125. Mortality among family members of the oldest-old ChineseYun Zhou, Peking University; Feng Tian, China Population and Development Research Center

  126. Social capital and transitions to adulthood in Thailand: empirical Investigation across multiple realms of lifeSara Curran, Princeton University; Sarah Martin, Princeton University; Amara Soonthorndhada, Mahidol University; Sirinan Kittisuksathit, Mahidol University