Activities

  • 31 August – 3 September, 2021. Eva Kagenaar will present at the European Sociological Association Conference titled: “The Obesity Epidemic by Socio-economic Group: Test of the Diffusion of Innovation Theory”. (online)
  • 23-25 June, 2021. Daniel Zazueta will present his PhD proposal at the Young Demographers Conference. Title: ‘Changing contribution of smoking, alcohol and obesity in determining past long-term trends in socio-economic longevity inequalities.’ (online)
  • 23-25 June, 2021. Eva Kagenaar will present her PhD proposal at the Young Demographers Conference. Title: ‘PhD Proposal: The past and future progression of the obesity epidemic by socio-economic group in European countries, and its impact on trends in socio-economic longevity inequalities.’ (online)
  • May 2021, The first bi-annual newsletter of the project was distributed. Link
  • March, 2021. Daniel Zazueta has submitted his PhD proposal to the Graduate School of Spatial Sciences – University of Groningen titled: Past trends in socio-economic longevity inequalities: the effect of lifestyle, and their impact on general life expectancy trends. First promotor: Prof Dr Fanny Janssen. Second promotor: Prof Dr Anton E. Kunst. Daily supervisor: Dr Wanda Van Hemelrijck.
  • January, 2021. Eva Kagenaar has submitted her PhD proposal titled: The past and future progression of the obesity epidemic by socio-economic group in European countries, and its impact on trends in socio-economic longevity inequalities. First promotor: Prof Dr Fanny Janssen. Second promotor: Prof Dr Anton E. Kunst. Daily supervisor: Dr Wanda Van Hemelrijck.
  • December 7-9, 2020, Fanny Janssen participated in the Annual Academy of the International Max Planck Research School in Population Health and Datascience. Rostock: Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research. (online)