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HCAP Network Team

David Weir

David Weir

HCAP Network Co-Principal Investigator and Sampling Core Leader

Director, Health and Retirement Study; Research Professor, Institute for Social Research

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Ken Langa

Ken Langa

HCAP Network Co-Principal Investigator and Diagnosis and Validation Core Leader

Associate Director, Health and Retirement Study; Cyrus Sturgis Professor of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical School; Research Professor, Survey Research Center, Institute for Social Research

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Jessica Faul

Jessica Faul

HCAP Network Biomarker Core Leader

Co-Investigator, Health and Retirement Study; Associate Research Scientist, Survey Research Center, Institute for Social Research

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Richard Jones

Richard Jones

HCAP Network Statistical Harmonization Core Leader

Co-Investigator, Health and Retirement Study; Professor, Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University; Professor, Neurology, Brown University

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Lindsay Ryan

Lindsay Ryan

HCAP Network Protocol Content and Administration Core Leader

Associate Research Scientist, Survey Research Center, Institute for Social Research

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Amanda Sonnega

Amanda Sonnega

HCAP Network Outreach and Dissemination Core Leader

Associate Research Scientist, Survey Research Center, Institute for Social Research

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HCAP Network Members

The researchers of the HCAP Network represent an international group of eleven aging and cognition studies.

Chile-Cog

Jere Berhman

Jere Berhman

Chile-Cog Co-Principal Investigator

WR Kenan Jr Professor of Economics & Sociology, Research Associate of Population Studies Center and Population Aging Research Center, University of Pennsylvania

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David Bravo

David Bravo

Chile-Cog Co-Principal Investigator

Director, Center of Surveys and Longitudinal Studies, Universidad Católica de Chile

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Irma Elo

Irma Elo

Chile-Cog Co-Principal Investigator

Professor and Chair, Department of Sociology; Chair, Graduate Group in Demography; Research Associate, Population Studies Center & Population Aging Research Center

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Yaohui Zhao

Yaohui Zhao

CHARLS Principal Investigator

Professor, Economics, Peking University

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John Strauss

John Strauss

CHARLS Co-Principal Investigator

Co-Principal Investigator, China Health and Retirement Study; Principal Investigator; Indonesia Family Life Survey; Professor, Economics, University of Southern California

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Qinqin Meng

Qinqin Meng

CHARLS Team

Research Assistant, China Health and Retirement Longitudinal Study

Huali Wang

Huali Wang

CHARLS Team

Professor & Chair, Dementia Care & Research Center, Clinical Research Division, Peking University Institute of Mental Health (Sixth Hospital)

Caribbean American Dementia and Aging Study (CADAS)

Will Dow

Will Dow

CADAS Principal Investigator

Director, Center on the Economics and Demography of Aging; Professor, School of Public Health and Department of Demography

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Daisy Acosta

Daisy Acosta

CADAS Team

Principal Investigator, 10/66 Dementia Research Group; Physician, Universidad Nacional Pedro Henriquez Urena, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Amal Harrati

Amal Harrati

CADAS Team

Researcher, Mathematica

Ivonne Z. Jimènez-Velàzquez

Ivonne Z. Jimènez-Velàzquez

CADAS Team

Jorge J. Llibre-Guerra

Jorge J. Llibre-Guerra

CADAS Team

Washington University School of Medicine in St.Louis, USA; National Institute of Neurology and Neurosurgery, Habana, Cuba

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English Longitudinal Study of Ageing (ELSA)

ELSA-HCAP Website

Andrew Steptoe

Andrew Steptoe

ELSA Principal Investigator

Principal Investigator, English Longitudinal Study of Ageing; Professor, Psychology and Epidemiology, University College London

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Carol Brayne

Carol Brayne

ELSA Team

Co-Investigator, English Longitudinal Study of Ageing; Professor of Public Health Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge

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David Llewellyn

David Llewellyn

ELSA Team

Co-Investigator, English Longitudinal Study of Ageing; Professor, Clinical Epidemiology and Digital Health, University of Exeter

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Dorina Cadar

Dorina Cadar

ELSA Team

Senior Research Fellow, English Longitudinal Study of Ageing

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Health and Aging in Africa: A Longitudinal Study of an INDEPTH Community in South Africa (HAALSI)

HAALSI Dementia Study Website

Lisa Berkman

Lisa Berkman

HAALSI Principal Investigator

Thomas Cabot Professor of Public Policy, Epidemiology and Global and Population Health, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health; Director, Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies

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Darina Bassil

Darina Bassil

HAALSI Team

Research Associate, Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies

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Meagan Farrell

Meagan Farrell

HAALSI Team

Research Associate, Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies

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Julia Rohr

Julia Rohr

HAALSI Team

HAALSI Project Director, Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies

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Beth Truesdale

Beth Truesdale

HAALSI Team

Research Associate, Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies

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Health and Retirement Study (HRS)

HRS-HCAP Website

Ken Langa

Ken Langa

HRS-HCAP Principal Investigator

Associate Director, Health and Retirement Study; Cyrus Sturgis Professor of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical School; Research Professor, Survey Research Center, Institute for Social Research

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David Weir

David Weir

HRS Principal Investigator; HRS-HCAP Co-Investigator

Director, Health and Retirement Study; Research Professor, Institute for Social Research

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Jessica Faul

Jessica Faul

HRS-HCAP Co-Investigator

Co-Investigator, Health and Retirement Study; Associate Research Scientist, Survey Research Center, Institute for Social Research

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Richard Jones

Richard Jones

HRS-HCAP Co-Investigator

Co-Investigator, Health and Retirement Study; Professor, Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University; Professor, Neurology, Brown University

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Deborah Levine

Deborah Levine

HRS-HCAP Co-Investigator

Associate Professor of Medicine, Departments of Internal Medicine and Neurology, University of Michigan; Director, Cognitive Health Services Research Program, University of Michigan

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Jennifer Manly

Jennifer Manly

HRS-HCAP Co-Investigator

Co-Investigator, Health and Retirement Study; Professor, Neuropsychology, Columbia University

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Lindsay Ryan

Lindsay Ryan

HRS-HCAP Co-Investigator

Associate Research Scientist, Survey Research Center, Institute for Social Research

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Eileen Crimmins

Eileen Crimmins

HRS-HCAP Collaborator

Co-Investigator, Health and Retirement Study; AARP Chair in Gerontology; Co-Director, USC/UCLA Center on Biodemography and Population Health. NIA Biomarker Network and Multidisciplinary Research Training in Gerontology Program

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Lindsay Kobayashi

Lindsay Kobayashi

HRS-HCAP Collaborator

Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Michigan

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Ryan McCammon

Ryan McCammon

HRS-HCAP Collaborator

Research Associate Social/Behavioral Sciences Lead, Survery Research Center, Institute for Social Research

Amanda Sonnega

Amanda Sonnega

HRS-HCAP Collaborator

Associate Research Scientist, Survey Research Center, Institute for Social Research

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Carrie Wixom

Carrie Wixom

HRS-HCAP Staff

Research Area Specialist, Michigan Medicine, Division of General Medicine

The Irish LongituDinal Study on Ageing (TILDA)

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Rose Anne Kenny

Rose Anne Kenny

TILDA Principal Investigator

Principal Investigator, The Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing; Chair of Medical Gerontology and Head of Department of Medical Gerontology, Trinity College Dublin; Physician and Director of Mercer’s Institute for Successful Ageing, St James Hospital, Dublin; Co-Director Syncope and Falls Unit, St James Hospital, Dublin

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Niamh Clarke

Niamh Clarke

TILDA Team

HCAP Project Manager, The Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing

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Orna Donoghue

Orna Donoghue

TILDA Team

Project Manager, The Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing

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Ann Hever

Ann Hever

TILDA Team

R&D Manager, The Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing (TILDA)

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Christine McGarrigle

Christine McGarrigle

TILDA Team

Senior Research Fellow Epidemiology, The Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing (TILDA)

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Longitudinal Aging Study in India – Diagnostic Assessment of Dementia (LASI-DAD)

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Jinkook Lee

Jinkook Lee

LASI-DAD Principal Investigator

Research Professor of Economics & CESR Director, Program on Global Aging, Health & Policy, University of Southern California; Senior Economist, RAND Corporation

Sandy Chien

Sandy Chien

LASI-DAD Team

Assistant Director, Program on Global Aging, Health and Policy

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Alden Gross

Alden Gross

LASI-DAD Team

Associate Professor, Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University

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Ying Liu

Ying Liu

LASI-DAD Team

Research Scientist, Center for Economic and Social Research, University of Southern California

Erik Meijer

Erik Meijer

LASI-DAD Team

Senior Economist, Center for Economic and Social Research, University of Southern California

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Sarah Petrosyan

Sarah Petrosyan

LASI-DAD Team

Research Programmer I, Center for Economic and Social Research, University of Southern California

Mexican Health and Aging Study – Cognitive Aging Ancillary Study (Mex-Cog)

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Rebeca Wong

Rebeca Wong

Mex-Cog Principal Investigator

Principal Investigator, Mexican Health and Aging Study; Associate Director, Sealy Center on Aging: Professor, University of Texas Medical Branch

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Silvia Mejia-Arango

Silvia Mejia-Arango

Mex-Cog Team

Expert Collaborator, Mexican Health and Aging Study; Research Professor, Professor, Department of Population Studies, El Colegio de la Frontera Norte

Alejandra Michaels-Obregon

Alejandra Michaels-Obregon

Mex-Cog Team

Research Project Manager, Univeristy of Texas Medical Branch, Sealy Center on Aging

Northern Ireland Cohort for the Longitudinal Study of Ageing (NICOLA)

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Bernadette McGuinness

Bernadette McGuinness

NICOLA Principal Investigator

Consultat Geriatrician, The Northern Ireland Cohort for the Longitudinal Study of Ageing; Clinical Senior Lecturer, School of Medicine, Denistry and Biomedical Sciences, Queen’s University Belfast

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Charlotte Neville

Charlotte Neville

NICOLA Team

Scientific Officer (Senior Research Fellow), The Northern Ireland Cohort for the Longitudinal Study of Ageing (NICOLA), Centre for Public Health, School of Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences, Queen’s University Belfast

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