Postdoctoral fellow, Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging (CLSA)
Sayem is a postdoctoral fellow working with the Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging (CLSA). Sayem completed his PhD in Health Research Methodology from the Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact, McMaster University. During his PhD study, Sayem has grown interested in aging research, especially the role of genetics in the aging process. Currently, he is investigating the association between genetic variants and two age-associated syndromes: frailty and sarcopenia. Sayem has multiple awards, including the Young Investigator Award from the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research (ASBMR) and the CaMos Fellowship from Osteoporosis Canada.