Epi Chair Candidate Lecture
- 10:30 am on Thursday, January 16, 2014
- 11:30 am on Thursday, January 16, 2014
- Contact Name:
- Shelley Barnes
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Chair Candidate Deborah Blacker, MD, ScD Will be giving a research lecture on “Public Health Approaches to Dementia Prevention,” as part of the interview process. Dr. Blacker is currently a Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School and a Professor in Epidemiology at the Harvard School of Public Health. She is board-certified in geriatric psychiatrist and epidemiologist with a research focus on Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and related disorders. Dr. Blacker also serves as Director of the Gerontology Research Unit and Associate Vice Chair for Research in the Department of Psychiatry at Mass. General Hospital (MGH).