Presentation at REVES 2019

Dr. Zimmer presented the paper "Socio-economic Correlates of Life Expected in Degrees of Frailty" at the 2019 REVES Conference held in Barcelona, Spain from May 29-31, 2019 at UPF Barcelona. The objective of this paper is to examine transitions in frailty and compute life expected across degrees of frailty by socio-demographic characteristics commonly found to … Continue reading Presentation at REVES 2019

Dr. Zimmer leads workshop at Duke-NUS Medical School in Singapore

On August 6, 2018, Dr. Zimmer led a  workshop entitled "Introduction to Using Multilevel Models for Contextual Cross-Sectional Research" at the Centre for Ageing Research and Education (CARE) Duke-NUS Medical School Singapore. This workshop provided introductory instructions on running multilevel models in Stata and interpreting their results.  

Postdoctoral Research Associate opportunity at MSVU

We seek a dynamic individual with an interest in conducting research related to religiosity as a determinant of health and a mediating factor in the frailty-mortality association.  This position is jointly funded by the Geriatric Medicine Research (GMR), based at Dalhousie University/Nova Scotia Health Authority, under the direction of Dr. Kenneth Rockwood and Dr. Olga … Continue reading Postdoctoral Research Associate opportunity at MSVU