Friday, July 22 / 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM   •   Salle Quesnay

Session 148:
The demography of disability: setting new directions

Chair: Mary Chamie, United Nations

  1. Developing internationally comparable general disability measures: the Washington Group on disability statisticsJennifer Madans, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC ; Barbara Altman, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

  2. People with disability in Brazil: a look at 2000 Census resultsAlicia Bercovich, Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística (IBGE)

  3. Disability in Mauritius - pattern, trend and policy implicationsRamachandran Koduvayur V, Independant Consultant ; Jumoondar Sunkur

  4. Disability in biodemographic context: fresh insights from experimental research on fruit fliesJames R. Carey, University of California, Davis ; Nikos Papadopoulos, University of Thessaly

  5. Newborns and intellectual disabilityDagmar Dzurova, Charles University, Prague ; Vladimir Gregor, MUDR, Prague ; Antonin Sipek, MUDR, Prague

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