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International Laboratory for Population and Health

Publications
Article
Time trends in smoking in Russia in the light of recent tobacco control measures: synthesis of evidence from multiple sources

Shkolnikov V., Churilova E., Jdanov D. et al.

BMC Public Health. 2020. Vol. 20. No. 378. P. 1-11.

Working paper
New methods for estimating detailed fertility schedules from abridged data

Grigoriev P., Anatoli I. M., Vasily P. G. et al.

MPIDR Working Paper . WP. Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, 2018. No. WP 2018-001.

About the Laboratory

International Laboratory for Population and Health develops new methods for modelling and decomposing differences and changes of major health indexes in human populations.  We conduct studies for unrevealing the Russian mortality enigma. We address components and factors of excess mortality at working ages and among the elderly. We are interested in health and quality of life in aging populations and in the impact of socioeconomic inequalities on people’s survival and health.


Seminar "Inequality in infant mortality rate in the population of modern Russia"

On March 5, the regular seminar of the Modern Demography series was held. At the seminar, Evgeny Mikhailovich Andreev, head of the International Laboratory for Population and Health, presented the report "Inequality in the infant mortality rate among the population of modern Russia."

The 2d Heart to Heart Symposium

The second Symposium "From heart to heart" was held at the Northern State Medical University February 3-14 2020, . During the Symposium were presented the main results of the study "Know your heart" which was carried out during 2015-2017 in Arkhangelsk and Novosibirsk, and the results of health indicator comparisons between population of Russia and Norway. All presented results were aimed at studying the causes of significant differences in mortality from cardiovascular diseases between two countries. The Symposium was attended by leading Russian and foreign experts in the field of epidemiology, prevention and treatment of cardiovascular diseases.

The main Laboratory’s results (2017-2019)

We offer you a brief overview of the main Laboratory’s results.

Anniversary session "Contribution of Evgeny M. Andreev to the study of mortality"

A special session in honor of the anniversary of Evgeny M. Andreev was held on November 21, as part of the international conference "Demographic trends in Russia: Legacy of the Soviet Era or a new tendency?"

International Conference "Demographic trends in Russia: Legacy of the Soviet Era or a new tendency?"

On November 21-22, 2019 the International Laboratory for Population and Health together with the Institute of Demography held an international conference "Demographic trends in Russia: Legacy of the Soviet Era or a new tendency?"