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Major Unit: Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education
Subunit: DBASSE Committee on Population
Project Unit: Steering Committee for Updating the Classification of Determinants of the Premature Causes of Death: A Workshop
Meeting Name: Workshop on Determinants of Premature Mortality
Meeting Start: 9/18/2013Meeting End:9/18/2013
Location: National Academies (Keck Center)
Comment: 1:00 pm
Welcome and Introductions
--Christine Bachrach, University of Maryland, Chair

1:05-1:15 pm
Need for an Understanding of the Causes of Premature Mortality
--Richard Suzman. National Institute on Aging

1:15-1:45 pm
Review of the Methodology for the 1993 Estimates of the Actual Causes of Mortality
--Michael McGinnis, Institute of Medicine

1:45-2:15 pm
Measures Used in the NRC Study “Explaining Divergent Levels of Longevity in High-Income Countries”
--Sam Preston, University of Pennsylvania

2:15-2:45 pm
Mortality under Age 50. Findings from the U.S. Health in International Perspective Study
--Jessica Ho, Duke University

2:45-3:15 pm
Estimates of the Causes of Premature Mortality Using Risk-Factor Exposure Data based on the Global Burden of Disease 2010 Study
--Chris Murray, University of Washington (Video Conference)

3:15-3:30 pm
Break

3:30–4:00 pm
Geographic and SES/Race/Ethnicity Disparities in the Causes of Premature Mortality
--Haidong Wang, University of Washington

4:00–4:30 pm
National Vital Statistics System Data on Causes of Premature Mortality
--Robert Anderson, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, NIH

4:30-5:00 pm
Discussion of Future Directions in Determining the Causes of Premature Mortality
--Christine Bachrach, Chair

5:00pm
Adjourn

 

 
For more information, Please contact:
Contact: Danielle Johnson
Contact Affiliation: Steering Committee for Updating the Classification of Determinants of the Premature Causes of Death: A Workshop
Email: dajohnson@nas.edu
Phone: 202/334-1654Fax:202/334-3829

 

 
Preliminary meeting agenda:
1:00 pm
Welcome and Introductions
--Christine Bachrach, University of Maryland, Chair

1:05-1:15 pm
Need for an Understanding of the Causes of Premature Mortality
--Richard Suzman. National Institute on Aging

1:15-1:45 pm
Review of the Methodology for the 1993 Estimates of the Actual Causes of Mortality
--Michael McGinnis, Institute of Medicine

1:45-2:15 pm
Measures Used in the NRC Study “Explaining Divergent Levels of Longevity in High-Income Countries”
--Sam Preston, University of Pennsylvania

2:15-2:45 pm
Mortality under Age 50. Findings from the U.S. Health in International Perspective Study
--Jessica Ho, Duke University

2:45-3:15 pm
Estimates of the Causes of Premature Mortality Using Risk-Factor Exposure Data based on the Global Burden of Disease 2010 Study
--Chris Murray, University of Washington (Video Conference)

3:15-3:30 pm
Break

3:30–4:00 pm
Geographic and SES/Race/Ethnicity Disparities in the Causes of Premature Mortality
--Haidong Wang, University of Washington

4:00–4:30 pm
National Vital Statistics System Data on Causes of Premature Mortality
--Robert Anderson, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, NIH

4:30-5:00 pm
Discussion of Future Directions in Determining the Causes of Premature Mortality
--Christine Bachrach, Chair

5:00pm
Adjourn