News and Events

If you have a news item about an upcoming conference or other event, a publication based on HRS data products, or a research proposal of interest to HRS researchers, we'll be glad to consider it for inclusion on this site. Submit news items to hrsquestions@umich.edu.


HRS Offering its Week Long Workshop in December

Introduction to the Health and Retirement Study is offered every year in June as part of the SRC Summer Institute. Due to overwhelming demand, the program will begin to offer the workshop semi-annually. The same workshop that is offered in June will now also be offered in the first week in December.

2021 Summer Workshop: Introduction to the Health and Retirement Study

June 7-11, 2021
Summer Institute in Survey Research Techniques

Workshop: Genomics for Social Scientists

June 7-11, 2021
Online Course
Hosted by the Survey Research Center,
Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan

COVID-19 Research Initiatives in the HRS International Network

May 17, 2021

CAPRA/NBER symposium

The Michigan Center to Accelerate Population Research in Alzheimer's and the NBER Center for Aging and Health Research are sponsoring a half day symposium on Research Opportunities in the Economics of Alzheimer's Disease and Cognitive Decline.

Upcoming HRS Exhibits in 2021

Visit the HRS exhibit at these virtual conferences in 2021.

Proposals for NEW Experimental Modules Invited for the HRS 2022 wave

November 10, 2020

2020 Summer Workshop: Introduction to the Health and Retirement Study-UPDATE

June 8-12, 2020
Summer Institute in Survey Research Techniques

Updated Information Now Available.

Workshop: Genomics for Social Scientists- Epigenetics

January 11-14, 2021
Online Course
Hosted by the Survey Research Center,
Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan

Webinar: Harmonized Cognitive Assessment Protocol

Register Here
Wednesday, March 25, 2020
12 to 1 p.m. ET