Lois M. Verbrugge

Lois M. Verbrugge

Research Professor Emerita, University of Michigan
Ph.D., Sociology, University of Michigan

verbrugg@umich.edu

Dr. Verbrugge is a social demographer who studies disability among midlife and older adults; how activities of older persons are affected by functional limitations; the twin issues of aging-with-disability and disability-with-aging; physical and social impacts of arthritis and other disabling conditions; and trends in activities and disability among midlife and older adults.