Dr. Anderson joined the NIA in 2003 and serves as a program administrator in the Dementias of Aging Branch, Division of Neuroscience. He manages the grant portfolio pertaining to the epidemiology of Alzheimer’s disease and other age-related cognitive impairment. Before coming to NIA, Dr. Anderson worked for many years in the Intramural Research Program of the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, where he headed a population studies unit and conducted research in the field of neuroepidemiology. Dr. Anderson holds A.B. (Mathematics), M.P.H. (Biostatistics), and Ph.D. (Biostatistics) degrees from the University of Michigan.
- epidemiology of Alzheimer’s disease and other age-related cognitive impairment
- population studies