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Expert Meeting on Using Longitudinal Studies of Younger Cohorts for Aging Research

On June 25-26, 2018, the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine’s Committee on Population and the National Institute on Aging (NIA) of the National Institutes of Health convened an expert meeting in Washington, DC, to discuss ways to integrate longitudinal studies of younger cohorts into aging research. The experts who attended this meeting approach aging research from different perspectives. They described issues in the use of longitudinal studies of younger cohorts and highlighted opportunities to study aging from a full life-course perspective.  A meeting summary (PDF, 306K) is available.