The project team's paper on religion, life expectancy and disability-free life expectancy among older women and men in the Unites States was recently accepted for publication in The Journal of Gerontology: Social Sciences. Follow the link to read the accepted manuscript: https://doi.org/10.1093/geronb/gby098.
Dr. Zimmer's recent article "Persistent, Consistent, and Extensive: The Trend of Increasing Pain Prevalence in Older Americans", co-authored with Dr. Anna Zajacova, has now been published in the Journal of Gerontology: Social Sciences. This article sets to assess trends in pain prevalence from 1992 to 2014 among older U.S. adults and by major population subgroups, … Continue reading New Research Published
Please follow the link to view an early release of our paper on functional limitation trajectories of the Cebu cohort - Functional limitation trajectories and their determinants among women in the Philippines. It took several years and numerous rounds of analysis to finally complete this paper, but I believe the time and effort was worth it … Continue reading Early release of paper to be published in Demographic Research
Be sure to check out Dr. Zimmer's latest publication in the October 2016 issue of Demography - Offspring Socioeconomic Status and Parent Mortality Within a Historical Population. Partial funding for this research is from the Early Life Conditions, Survival, and Health: A Pedigree-Based Population Study. Dr. Heidi Hanson and Dr. Ken Smith from the University of Utah are co-authors … Continue reading New publication!