Thursday, November 21 / 11:15 AM - 12:45 PM

Session 24
Impact of Childhood Experience on Mortality

Chair: Nancy Tatarek, The Ohio State University
Discussant: Katherine Lynch, Carnegie Mellon University

1. Clio and the Health Gradient: Social Class and Sex-Specific Adult Mortality during 200 Years in SwedenGöran R. Broström, Umeå University; Martin Dribe, Lund University; Sören Edvinsson, Umeå University; Björn Eriksson, Lund University.

2. Fetal Exposure to Cigarette Smoking and Adult and Old Age Mortality: Examining the Effects of the Introduction of State Level Cigarette Taxation 1921-1940 Using Linked Full-Count Census and Mortality RecordsJonas Helgertz, University of Minnesota/Lund University; John Robert Warren, University of Minnesota.

3. Measuring and Assessing Early Adversity on Later Life Mortality Risk: The Demographic Childhood Adverse Exposures (Decade) Scale Using the Utah Population DatabaseMichael S. Hollingshaus, University of Utah; Huong Meeks, University of Utah; Heidi A. Hanson, University of Utah; Ken R. Smith, University of Utah.

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