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Dissertation, 8 May: Christina Dintica

2020-02-13

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Christina Dintica

On 8 May Christina Dintica will defend her PhD thesis “Oral health and olfactory function: What can they tell us about cognitive aging?” in the Andreas Vesalius Hall, Berzelius väg 3, Karolinska Institutet, at 1:30 PM.

The thesis investigates the association between oral and olfactory conditions and cognitive trajectories, brain structural differences, and the risk of dementia.

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Short Video: Mozhu Ding presents her Doctoral thesis

2020-02-21

Mozhu Ding’s Doctoral thesis “The Role of Atrial Fibrillation in Cognitive Aging: A population-based study” was defended on 12 December of 2019. Here, she gives a short presentation of her results. The full text of the thesis, in English with summaries in Chinese and Swedish can be found via this link.

New data to be collected within the NEAR projects

2020-02-06

The different regional projects within The Swedish National study on Aging and Care (SNAC) have begun their 7th wave of data collection in 2019 and will continue into 2022. In this phase there is both a follow-up of previous participants and also a recruitment of new cohorts of 60 and 81 year olds. The Gothenburg […]

Save the date: NEAR Scientific Workshop, 23-24 September

2020-01-29

NEAR will arrange a scientific workshop close to Stockholm on Wednesday–Thursday, 23–24 September. More information will follow shortly.