The Netherlands Demographic Society (NVD) invites you to join the 10th edition of the Dutch Demography Day on Wednesday 22 November 2017, in the Academy Building of Utrecht University (Domplein). At this anniversary of the Dutch Demography Day the most recent findings in the broad and interdisciplinary field of population studies will be presented. The scientific program comprises a Keynote Address and several rounds of English language parallel sessions, as well as a poster session.
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On Wednesday 23 November 2016, the Netherlands Demographic Society (NVD) is organizing the 9th Dutch Demography Day in the Academy Building of Utrecht University. At the Demography Day 2016 the most recent findings in the broad and interdisciplinary field of population studies will be presented. The scientific program comprises a Keynote Address and several rounds of both English and Dutch language parallel sessions, as well as a poster session.
Early life circumstances can have long lasting effects on late-life labour market performance, health and mortality. Examples of adverse conditions during sensitive periods early in life that hamper cognitive development, labour market performance and health in later life include maternal health during pregnancy, diet, and economic crises. Examples of risks and opportunities that accumulate over the life-course include exposure to unhealthy lifestyles and education choice.
Successful ageing and socioeconomic adversity – Results from the Longitudinal Aging Study Amsterdam (LASA)
Dr. Martijn Huisman, Dept of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, VUmc & Dept of Sociology, VU
19th November 2015, 16:30-17:30 (Gadourek lecture room (126-Bouwman), Grote Rozenstraat 31, Groningen)
The environment in which people live may have a significant impact on their health. There is much knowledge on how to improve people’s health through individual prevention activities. Only recently the notion that people’s living environment can exert influence on people’s health has become popular. Study of the impact of the environment on health provides a more comprehensive perspective of health determinants. This can give us new insights how to improve health further.