General Announcements

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.


Proposals invited for NEW experimental modules in 2024

The HRS investigators welcome suggestions for experimental modules from the research community for the 2024 wave of HRS. Ideas for modules should be sent to the committee on experimental modules at the address below.

Creating a Public Resource with O*NET

Preconference Workshop at GSA 2022

New Data on Genetics, Biomarkers, Covid-19, and Life History using HRS

Preconference Workshop at GSA 2022

Cognition Data in the Health and Retirement Study

December 5-7, 2022
Amanda Sonnega

HRS Interviewer Observations

In large national surveys like the Health and Retirement Study that include in-person data collection, the interviewers collecting the survey data are often also asked to record observations of household and neighborhood characteristics.

2022 Summer Workshop: Introduction to the Health and Retirement Study

June 6-10, 2022
Summer Institute in Survey Research Techniques

GeSS Workshop June 2022

Researchers from the University of Michigan invite you to apply to the 6th annual Genomics for Social Scientists workshop, held June 13-17, 2022.

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

COVID-19 Research Initiatives in the HRS International Network

May 17, 2021