Friday, October 16th
9:00 AM

Participation in Community-Based Structured Adult Mentoring Programs: Do Boys and Girls Experience Similar Health and Social Benefits?

David J. De Wit
Ellen Lipman
Jeffery Bisanz
Jose Da Costa
Kathryn Graham
Simon La Rose
Debra Pepler
Karen Shaver
Maria Manzano-Munguia
David DuBois
James Coyle
Annalise Jensen

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Predictors of Health and Developmental Trajectories among Aboriginal Preschool-aged Children in Canada: Effects of Family- and Community-level Characteristics

Piotr Wilk

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

The Evolution of Health Outcomes from Childhood to Adolescence

Paul Contoyannis, McMaster University
Jinhu Li, McMaster University

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

The Longitudinal Effects by Pubertal Maturation and Parenting on the Development of Self-Regulation in Adolescence

J. Melissa Scarpate
Alexander T. Vazsonyi

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

11:00 AM

A Three-Year Diary-Longitudinal Study of University Students’ Depressive Symptoms

Paul F. Tremblay, University of Western Ontario
David J. A. Dozois, University of Western Ontario
Kathryn Graham, University of Western Ontario
Samantha Wells, University of Western Ontario
R. C. Gardner, University of Western Ontario
Roma Harris, University of Western Ontario
Roseanne Pulford, University of Western Ontario

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Problem Behaviours: An Extension of Problem-Behaviour Theory

Piotr Wilk
Evelyn Vingilis

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Projecting Family Support Needed to Assist Older Canadian Living in the Community, 2006-2031

Janice M. Keefe, Mount Saint Vincent University
Yann Décarie, Universitéde Montréal
Patrick Charbonneau, Universitéde Montréal
Jacques Légaré, Universitéde Montréal

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Public Policy, Gender, Marriage, and Self-Rated Health

Sean Clouston, McGill University
Amélie Quesnel-Vallée, McGill University

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

12:45 PM

Keynote Address: Social, Behavioral, and Biological Linkages across the Life Course

Kathleen Harris

12:45 PM - 2:30 PM

2:30 PM

Disabled Off-Reserve Aboriginal Adults: Aging and Unmet Needs for Assistive Devices

Martin Cooke
Pat Newcombe-Welch

2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

The Dynamics of Health Among the Elderly - The Role of Socioeconomic Status

Fabian Lange
Douglas McKee

2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

The Prevalence of Alzheimer’s Disease : An Application of a Probit Model

Paul-Émile Bourque
Soheil Chennouf
Sarah Pakzad

2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

The Relationship between Physical Inactivity and Family Life Course Stage

Margo J. Hilbrecht, University of Guelph
Suzy L. Wong, University of Waterloo
Judith D. Toms, University of Missouri
Mary E. Thompson, University of Waterloo

2:30 PM - 4:00 PM