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Population Studies: Pollution and climate change (Milestone 1.R)

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Timeline Start - End

2024 - 2025

Research Implementation Area

Population Studies and Precision Medicine

Support the research on the role of pollution and climate change on dementia risk.

Success Criteria

  • Initiate at least one research program aimed at understanding the timing aspect and the mechanisms by which pollution, climate change and their interplay influence dementia risks.
  • Embed measurements of pollution in at least three (3) longitudinal cohort studies with uniform and regular dementia evaluations.

Summary of Key Accomplishments

This milestone has yet to be initiated. Accomplishments are forthcoming.

The key accomplishments summary is current as of July 2022. 

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