Monday, Oct 5 at noon, 6050 ISR
Colter Mitchell: Biological consequences of poverty
Research Affiliate, Population Studies Center.
Research Professor Emerita, Center for Population Planning, School of Public Health.
Research Professor Emerita and Senior Distinguished Research Scientist Emerita, Institute of Gerontology.
Ph.D., University of Michigan
Dr. Verbrugge is a social demographer who studies disability among midlife and older adults; how activities of older persons are affected by functional limitations; the twin issues of aging-with-disability and disability-with-aging; physical and social impacts of arthritis and other disabling conditions; and trends in activities and disability among midlife and older adults.
Banaszak-Holl, J., Jersey Liang, A. Quinones, Christine Cigolle, I. Lee, and Lois M. Verbrugge. 2011. "Trajectories of Functional Change Among Long Stayers in Nursing Homes: Does Baseline Impairment Matter?" Journal of Aging and Health, 23(5): 862-882. DOI. Abstract.