MiCDA is sponsored by the National Institute on Aging (P30 AG012846).
Jessica Faul, Colter Mitchell, Sharon Kardia, Jennifer Smith, and Erin Bakshis Ware create a hands-on training program for researchers working at the intersection of genetics and social science research.
Jersey Liang and Mary Beth Ofstedal examine how living arrangements evolve with health over decades during older ages.
Kira Birditt, Toni Antonucci and colleagues gather data on stress, testing links between long-term stress and stress reactivity by age and race, and gaining insights on disparities in hypertension.
Neal Krause examines connections between the late-life health of Mexican Americans and the emotional support they receive from within and outside the church.
Organized by Bob Schoeni, TRENDS is an NIA-supported network of researchers working to accelerate scientific understanding of changes over time in old-age disability and health.