HRS News Items, Events, and 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.


Webinar: Introduction to the Health and Retirement Study

January 9, 2018
12:00 - 1:00 P.M. EST

Venous Blood Study (VBS) 2016

December 14, 2017

The Venous Blood Study (VBS) 2016 (V1.0) is now available.

The data collection period for the 2016 interview was April 2016 through August 2017.

HRS 2014 Biomarker Early Release (V1.0)

December 13, 2017

The HRS 2014 Biomarker Early Release (V1.0) is now available.

The data collection period for the 2014 interview was March 2014 through April 2015.

Upcoming HRS Exhibits in 2018

Visit the HRS Exhibit Booth at these annual meetings and conferences.

Summer Workshop: Introduction to the Health and Retirement Study

June 11-15, 2018
Summer Institute in Survey Research Techniques

Workshop: Genomics for Social Scientists

June 18- 22, 2018
Hosted by the Survey Research Center,
Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan

HRS 2012 Core Final Release (V2.0)

December 11, 2017

The HRS 2012 Core Final Release (V2.0) is now available.

The data collection period for the 2012 interview was April 2012 through April 2013.

HRS 2016 Core (Early, Version 1.0)

November 17, 2017

The HRS 2016 Core Early Release (V1.0) is now available.

The data collection period for the 2016 interview was April 2016 through August 2017.

HRS 2010 Core Final Release (V5.1)

November 15, 2017

The HRS 2010 Core Final Release (V5.1) is now available.

The data collection period for the 2010 interview was March 2010 through November 2011.

RAND Enhanced Fat Files Release for the 2010 Core Wave (Final, V5.0)

November 14, 2017

The RAND Enhanced Fat Files Release for the 2010 Core Wave (Final, V5.0) is now available.