AGENDA DAY 1

MARCH 7, 2022 

(All times are listed as Eastern Standard Time)

9:00 – 9:30 am
WELCOME AND INTRODUCTION
Yaakov Stern (Columbia University)
Anatoliy Yashin (Duke University)
Heather Whitson (Duke University)
Brad Hammill (Duke University)
Carl V. Hill (Alzheimer’s Association)

MORNING SESSION (9:30 p.m. – 12:15 p.m.)
Heath Disparities in AD/ADRD in Population and Clinic Studies
Chair: Eric Stallard (Duke University)

9:30 – 10:00 am
Brian W. Kunkle (University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine)
Diversity, disparity, genetics, and their implications for precision medicine in Alzheimer Disease

10:00 – 10:30 am
David Bennett (Rush Alzheimer’s Disease Center)
Racial differences in three harmonized, community-based studies in the USA, and one cross-sectional study in Brazil

10:30 – 11:00 am
Sheria Robinson-Lane (University of Michigan School of Nursing)
Dementia, Disparities, and Delivering Long Term Care in the Age of COVID19

11:00 – 11:30 am
Kenneth Langa (University of Michigan)
Studying Disparities in Brain Health using the Health and Retirement Study

11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Ana R. Quiñones (OHSU-PSU School of Public Health)
Longitudinal interrelationships between multimorbidity, function, and cognition: disparities by race and ethnicity

12:00 – 12:15 pm
DISCUSSION

12:15 – 01:30 pm
LUNCH BREAK

AFTERNOON SESSION (1:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.)
Design, Methods, and Measurements
Chair: Frank Sloan (Duke University)

01:30 – 2:00 pm
Igor Akushevich (Duke University)
Decomposition of Disparities in Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementia

2:00 – 2:30 pm
Vladimir Canudas Romo (Australian National University)
Life-years lost among diseased-diagnosed individuals

2:30 – 3:00 pm
Chengjie Xiong (Knight Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center, Data Management and Statistics Core)
Racial differences in AD biomarker: design and methods of future studies

3:00 – 3:30 pm
Arseniy Yashkin (Duke)
The minimal dataset and Medicare-linked data: design, methods, and applications

3:30 – 4:00 pm
Gabriel Picone (University of South Florida)
Accounting for partial observability: A multiple stage duration model

4:00 – 4:30 pm
Mia Yang (Wake Forest School of Medicine)
Home-based Medical Care for Persons Living with ADRD

4:30 – 5:00 pm
Keith E. Whitfield (University of Nevada Las Vegas)
Advantages of Within Group Analysis of Race/Ethnicity

5:00 – 6:30 pm
Carl V. Hill (Alzheimer’s Association)
Reception hosted by the Alzheimer’s Association