Mateo Farina, PhD2020-2022 RCMAR Scientist, USC Schaeffer Center
Postdoctoral Scholar, USC Davis School of Gerontology
Mateo Farina, PhD's Bio
Mateo Farina, PhD, received his doctorate from the University of Texas at Austin. His research interests include life course origins of dementia risk, examining black-white disparities in health, assess in health life expectancies across demographic and geographic groups, and has recently completed some work on disease trends. His current work focuses on incorporating biomarker information into population-based assessments of cognitive status classification.
RCMAR Pilot Project Title: Using DNA Methylation Markers to Understand Black-White Disparities in Cognitive Health.