Advances in Biodemography

Departmental News

Posted:  Apr 16, 2014 - 12:00pm

Dr. Hillard Kaplan, Professor of Anthropology member of the NRC Committee on Population along with two UNM doctorates, Dr. Jonathan Stieglitz, Research Assistant Professor, Anthropology and Dr. Paul Hooper Omidyar Post Doctoral Fellow, Santa Fe Institute are participating in a workshop in April sponsored by the National Institute on Aging and the National Academy of Sciences, “Advances in Biodemography: Cross-Species Comparisons of Social Environments, Social Behaviors, and their Effects on Health and Longevity”. Their papers are entitled, “Work to Live and Live to Work: Productivity and Psychological Well-being in Adulthood and Old Age” and “Social Underpinnings of Human Biodemography”.