News and Events

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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.

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