Challenges of Measuring and Assessing Cognitive Health in Diverse Populations

9:00 a.m. – Session 1: Cognitive Health Measurements: Advancements and Challenges?

Presenters: Jinkook Lee, University of Southern California; Eileen Crimmins, University of Southern California; Jennifer Weuve, Boston University
Discussant: Mateo Farina, The University of Texas at Austin
10:15 a.m. – break

10:30 a.m. – Session 2: Considerations for Evaluating Cognitive Health Across the Life Course in Diverse Populations

Presenters: Elliot Tucker-Drob, The University of Texas at Austin; Lisa Barnes, RUSH Medical College; Christopher R. Beam, University of Southern California
Discussant: Jennifer Ailshire, University of Southern California
11:45 a.m. – break

12:00 p.m. – Session 3: Advancements in Cognitive Health Research: Frontiers

Presenters: Martin J. Sliwinski, Pennsylvania State University; Michael Donohue, Keck School of Medicine of USC; David Gallo, University of Chicago
Discussant: Elizabeth Muñoz, The University of Texas at Austin

1:15 p.m. – Close

Organizers: Mark Hayward, Mateo Farina, Lauren Gaydosh, The University of Texas at Austin
Sponsored by the Center for Advancing Sociodemographic and Economic Study of Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias (CeASES-ADRD)

This event is supported by the National Institute on Aging under the National Institutes of Health, award number 1P30AG066589-01. The content is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official views of the National Institutes of Health.

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Event Date
Friday, January 26, 2024
9:00 AM - 1:16 PM Pacific