The Secondary Data in Aging Interest Group is an interdisciplinary learning collaborative. Focusing on research using secondary data, this group discusses theoretical and methodological issues and research of policy and programs relevant for a person’s life course and aging.
This is an opportunity for participants to: learn about common data sources for secondary research in aging, hear about issues and methods of interest for researchers in St. Louis, share concepts and in-progress research to receive feedback, and identify opportunities for collaboration.
All experience levels, department and university/organization affiliations are invited. No registration is necessary.
Christine Ekenga, PhD
Assistant Professor, Brown School
Christine Ekenga’s research focuses on the epidemiology of chronic diseases such as cancer and respiratory diseases. She is particularly interested in assessment methods for research and clinical practice. Her current work includes examining how lifestyle, environmental and occupational factors interact to influence health and well-being.
Event Sponsors: Harvey A. Friedman Center for Aging and the Division of Geriatrics and Nutritional Science at the School of Medicine