The spectrum of aging and health, the biology of aging, and influences on the health and well-being of older adults
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Aging Faculty Experts
Looking for prominent public health experts in the field of aging? They’re here at the Bloomberg School of Public Health.
Karen Bandeen-Roche, PhD, MS, creates statistical reasoning needed to learn how we can lengthen healthy life and increase independence for older adults.
Keri N Althoff, PhD '08, MPH '05, uses large-scale longitudinal data to answer otherwise unanswerable questions and improve health, particularly for populations underrepresented in research.
Jennifer L. Wolff, PhD ’03, MHS '95, advances policies and programs that improve quality of care and life of older adults with complex health needs and their caregivers.
Frank Lin, MD, PhD ’08 studies the impact of adult hearing loss to advance federal policies and other initiatives for accessible, affordable, and effective hearing care.