Interdisciplinary Approaches to Longitudinal Studies on Aging

  • Carol Brayne, MD
  • Martijn Huisman, PhD
  • Joanne Murabito, MD
  • Moderator: Parminder Raina, PhD

Join leaders of three international longitudinal studies on aging and discover the breadth and depth of research happening around the world.

Dr. Brayne is the Chief Investigator of the Cognitive Function and Ageing Studies (CFAS), which are large UK-based longitudinal multicentre studies looking at health and cognitive function in older people.

Dr. Huisman is the Scientific Director of the Longitudinal Aging Study Amsterdam (LASA), a Dutch nationally representative prospective study of aging that investigates the determinants and consequences of cognitive, emotional, physical, and social functioning related to aging.

Dr. Murabito is the Co-principal Investigator of the Framingham Heart Study, which began in 1948, and has been following three generations of participants to investigate the common factors or characteristics that contribute to cardiovascular disease.

This session is sponsored by Boehringer Ingelheim

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MON 05/10