News and Events

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Webinar: Harmonized Cognitive Assessment Protocol

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

Life History Preconference Workshop at PAA

April 22, 2020
1 p.m. - 5:00 p.m
PAA 2020 Annual Scientific Meeting
Washington, D.C.

Upcoming HRS Exhibits in 2020

Visit the HRS exhibit at these conferences in 2020.

New Online RDA System to launch November 7th

Introducing a New Online Way to Apply for and Manage Restricted Data Agreements (RDA)

GSA Pre-Conference Workshop: Life Histories in the Health and Retirement Study and Around the Globe

November 13, 2019
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m
GSA 2019 Annual Scientific Meeting
Austin, TX

Webinar: HRS Sample Design, Weighting, and Complex Variance Estimation

March 26, 2019
12:00 - 1:00 P.M. EST

Mark Your Calendars for Spring 2019 Webinars

HRS has planned a series of three webinars coming up in Spring 2019:

March 26, 2019
HRS Sample Design, Weighting, and Complex Variance Estimation
12:00 - 1:00 PM ET

2019 Summer Workshop: Introduction to the Health and Retirement Study

June 10-14, 2019
Summer Institute in Survey Research Techniques

Proposals for NEW Experimental Modules Invited for the HRS 2020 wave

The HRS investigators welcome suggestions for experimental modules from the research community for the 2020 wave of HRS. Ideas for modules should be sent to the committee on experimental modules at the address below.

Upcoming HRS Exhibits in 2020

2020 American Public Health Association Annual Meeting
October 24-28, 2020