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Publicaciones y Presentaciones / Publications and Presentations

Publicaciones / Publications

Monteverde M., Norohna K. and Palloni A. 2009. Effect of Early Conditions on Disability among Elderly in Latin-America and the Caribbean. Population Studies, 63(1): 21-35.

Monteverde M., Noronha K., Palloni A. y Ageletti K. 2008. Costos Individuales Esperados de Cuidados de Larga Duración en Buenos Aires, México y Puerto Rico. In E. Peláez (Ed.) Sociedad y Adulto Mayor en América Latina: Estudios sobre Envejecimiento en la Región, Serie Investigaciones num. 5, Asociación Latinoamericana de Población (ALAP).

Palloni, A., M. McEniry. 2006. Aging and health status of elderly in Latin America and the Caribbean: Preliminary findings. Journal of Cross Cultural Gerontology, 22:263–285.

Palloni, A., M. McEniry, R. Wong, M. Pelaez. 2006. The tide to come: Elderly health in Latin America and the Caribbean. Journal of Aging and Health, 18(2): 180-206.

Palloni, A., M. McEniry, R. Wong, M. Pelaez. 2006. Aging in Latin America and the Caribbean: Implications of Past Mortality.Population Bulletin of the United Nations. United Nations, New York.

Palloni, A., McEniry, M., Dávila, AL; García Gurucharri, A. The Influence of Early Conditions on Health Status Among Elderly Puerto Ricans. Social Biology, Social Science Module, Fall 2005, 52, 3/4: 132-163.

Palloni, A., M. McEniry, R. Wong, M. Pelaez. 2005. El envejecimiento en América Latina y en el Caribe (Aging in Latin America and the Caribbean). Revista Gallega de Economía 15 (2):1-37.

Sánchez Ayéndez M, Cabán C, Fernández L, Rosich W, Dávila AL, Larriuz MC, Hernández J, García A, Palloni A. 2003. Un minimental para evaluar el estado cognitivo de adultos latinoamericanos de edad mayor [A minimental to evaluate the cognitive status of elderly Latin American adults]. Puerto Rico Health Sciences Journal. 22:377-383.

Noel-Miller, Claire. 2007. Parental union dissolution and late life intergenerational transfers in Puerto Rico. Under review by the Journal of Marriage and the Family.

McEniry, M, A. Palloni, A.L. Davila, A. Garcia. 2007. Relation of birth month and elderly morbidity and mortality in Latin American and Caribbean countries. To be submitted to Social Science & Medicine.

Mary McEniry, Alberto Palloni, Ana Luisa Dávila, and Alberto García Gurucharri. 2008. Early Life Exposure and its Effects on Health in the Puerto Rican Elderly Population. Submitted to Journal of Gerontology: Social Sciences.

Mary McEniry and Alberto Palloni. 2008. Early life exposures and the occurrence and timing of heart disease among the Puerto Rican elderly population. Submitted to Demography.

Alberto Palloni, Mary McEniry, Ana Luisa Dávila, and Alberto García Gurucharri. 2008. Early childhood conditions and health status in the elderly in Latin American and Caribbean Elderly Populations. To be submitted to Lancet.


Informes / Reports

Dávila AL, Garcia A, Larriuz M, Reyes L, Palloni P, McEniry M. 2004.Informe General Proyecto PREHCO [PREHCO Project General Report]. University of Puerto Rico and University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Palloni A, McEniry M, Strmic-Pawl H, Dávila AL, García Gurucharri A, Larriuz M. 2005. El impacto de la diabetes y la obesidad en la población de adultos mayores en Puerto Rico /Impact of diabetes and obesity among the elderly in Puerto Rico. Report prepared for the Governor’s Office for Elderly Affairs of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico (OGAVE).


Documentos de trabajo recientes / Recent working papers

  McEniry, M, A. Palloni, A.L. Davila, A. Garcia. 2008. Early Life Exposure and its Effects on Health in the Puerto Rican Elderly Population.Center for Demography and Ecology. University of   Wisconsin-Madison.

McEniry, M. 2006. Early life exposures and timing of the onset of heart disease among the Puerto Rican elderly population. Center for Demography and Ecology. University of Wisconsin-Madison.

McEniry, M, A. Palloni, A.L. Davila, A. Garcia. 2006. Relation of birth month and elderly morbidity and mortality in Latin American and Caribbean countries. Paper presented at the annual conference of the Population Association of America (PAA) in Los Angeles. March 29-April 1.

Palloni, A, M. McEniry. 2004. Aging and health status of elderly in Latin America and the Caribbean. Center for Demography and Ecology. University of Wisconsin-Madison.Abstract.




Tesis de estudiantes graduados / Graduate Students Master Thesis

Bezares, Gloria. 2006. Comparación del uso de servicios de entre personas de 60 años o más que padecen de síntomas depresivos y/o diagnóstico de depresión y aquellos que no los padecen. [Comparison of the utilization of health services for adults 60 years and older who do and do not suffer from depressive symptoms and/or who have or who not been diagnosed with depression].Graduate School of Public Health, University of Puerto Rico.

Gutierrez, Candy. 2006. Asociación entre el uso de servicios dentales y las limitaciones en las actividades necesarias e instrumentales para la vida diaria en adultos de 60 años o m”as en Puerto Rico. [Association between the use of dental health services and functional limitations among those 60 years and older in Puerto Rico].Graduate School of Public Health, University of Puerto Rico.

Presentaciones en Conferencias y Reuniones Internacionales / Presentations at Conferences and International Meetings

Dávila, Ana Luisa, Garcia Gurucharri, Alberto, McEniry, M. 2007. Relation between Diabetes and Certain Morbidities in the Elderly Population in Puerto Rico. Poster session, Population Association of America Meeting. Poster Session. New York, March 29-31.

Noronha K, Monteverde M, and Palloni A. 2007. Effect of Early Conditions on Functional Status among Elderly in Latin-America and the Caribbean. Paper presented at the IUSSP Scientific Panel on Ageing in Developing Countries of the USSP. Santiago, Chile, April 23-24.

Monteverde M, Noronha K and Palloni A. 2007. Effect of Early Conditions on Functional Status among Elderly in Latin-America and the Caribbean. Poster session presented at the Population Association of America Meeting. New York, March 29-31.

García, A, Larriuz, M, Vogel, D, Dávila, AL, McEniry, M, and Palloni, A. 2007. The use of GPS and GIS technologies in the fieldwork. Paper presented at the 41st International Field Directors & Technologies Meeting, Santa Monica, CA. May 21-23.

Dávila, Ana Luisa, Garcia Gurucharri, Alberto, McEniry, M. 2006. Relación entre la diabetes y ciertas morbilidades concomitantes en la población de adultos mayores en Puerto Rico: PREHCO 2002-2003 [Relationship between diabetes and certain comorbidities in the elderly population in Puerto Rico].Presentation, National Meeting of Mexican Demographic Society (SOMEDE), Guadalajara, Mexico, September 6-8th.

McEniry, M., Palloni, A. Dávila AL, García Gurucharri A. 2006.Relation of birth month and elderly morbidity and mortality in Latin American and Caribbean countries. Annual meeting of the Population Association of America (PAA), Los Angeles, March 2006.

McEniry, M., Palloni, A. Dávila AL, García Gurucharri A. 2006.Early life exposures and timing of the onset of heart disease among the Puerto Rican elderly population. National Meeting of Mexican Demographic Society (SOMEDE), Guadalajara, Mexico, September 6-8th.

McEniry, M.; Palloni, A.; Wong, Rebeca; Pelaez, M. 2005. The elderly in Latin America and the Caribbean. United Nations Expert Group Meeting on Social and Economic Implications of Changing Population Age Structures. Population Division, Department of Economic and Social Affairs. Mexico City, Mexico. August 31-September 2.

Palloni, Alberto, Mary McEniry, Ana Luisa Dávila, Alberto García. 2005. Health among elderly Puerto Ricans: comparative analysis of a new data set. IUSSP Meeting, July 19, 2005 Tours, France.

Guend, Hani, Alberto Palloni, Ana Luisa Dávila, Alberto García. 2003. Socio-economic determinants in life and health expectancies: the PREHCO Project. REVES-15 Meeting, May 5-7. Guadalajara, Mexico.

Dávila, Ana Luisa, Alberto Palloni, Alberto García Gurutxarri, María Larriuz, Esther M. León, Melba Sánchez Ayéndez. 2002.El uso de los resultados del Censo del 2000 para el estudio del envejecimiento de la población en Puerto Rico: la experiencia del Proyecto PREHCO. Puerto Rican Studies Association Meeting, October 2-4 Chicago, IL.

Mattei, Hernando, Dávila, Ana Luisa, Palloni, Alberto, García Gurutxarri, Alberto, Larriuz, María, León, Esther M., Sánchez Ayéndez, Melba. 2002. La Población de Puerto Rico: Características Demográficas Generales según el Censo de Población del Año. Puerto Rican Studies Association 2002 Meeting, October 2-4 Chicago, IL.

Sánchez-Ayéndez, M.; Cabán, C.A.; Dávila, A.L.; Rosich, W.; Palloni, A.; Larriuz, M.C.; Hernández, J.; García Gurutxarri, A.; Fernández, L. 2002. A test to evaluate cognitive impairment of older Latino adults. Gerontological Society of America Annual Meeting, November 21-6 Boston, MA.


Presentaciones y adiestramientos para investigadores, agencias gubernamentales y otros / Presentations and Workshops made to Researchers, Government Entities and others

PREHCO Project. 2006. The use of GIS Technology in the PREHCO Project. Fourth Annual Conference of ESRI Users. March. Caguas, PR.

PREHCO Project. 2006. El impacto de la diabetes y la obesidad en la población de adults mayores en Puerto Rico [The impact of diabetes and obesity in the adult elderly population in Puerto Rico. Research Meeting of the Medical Sciences Campus of the University of Puerto Rico.

PREHCO Project. 2006. Socio-demographic profile of the Elderly in Puerto Rico. As part of the “Mental Health and Geriatrics: Multidisciplinary Approach” 60 hours seminar. Center for Geriatric Education. Medical Sciences Campus, University of Puerto Rico. March, 2006. San Juan, PR.

PREHCO Project. 2005. Presentation of the “PREHCO Project” to staff of the US Census Offices in Puerto Rico. April, 2005. San Juan, PR.

PREHCO Project. 2005. Workshop for staff of the Planning Board of Puerto Rico about the use of the GPS technology in the PREHCO Project fieldwork. October, 2005. San Juan, PR.

PREHCO Project. 2005. Health and socioeconomic characteristics of person 60 and older: The care and management of the elderly, a multidisciplinary perspective: the PREHCO Project. Continuing Education Office of the University of Puerto Rico at Río Piedras. December. San Juan, PR.

Dávila AL, García A. Presentation. 2004. The PREHCO project-Wave I. Overview of the elderly population in Puerto Rico Workshop sponsored by the Academy of Medical Directors of Puerto Rico. San Juan, PR. February 27.

Dávila AL, García A. 2004. Health Status of the Puerto Rican Elderly. Analysis of the Health Sector Workshop. Sponsored by PAHO. San Juan, PR. June 29.

Dávila AL; García Gurutxarri A; Larriuz M; Sánchez Ayéndez M; Palloni A. 2004. Estado de salud y enfermedades crónicas en las personas de edad mayor en Puerto Rico: Proyecto PREHCO [Health status and chronic diseases among the elderly in Puerto Rico: the PREHCO Project]. Presentation made during the Research Meeting at the Medical Sciences Campus of the University of Puerto Rico. San Juan, Puerto Rico, April 1st.

Palloni A, Dávila AL, Cabán C, García A. 2003. The PREHCO Project. Presentation made at the Workshop on Aging, wellbeing and health sponsored by PAHO in San Juan, Puerto Rico. San Juan, PR. December 8-10, 2003.