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Kaare Christensen

Kaare Christensen

Professor of Epidemiology, Univ. of Southern Denmark and Senior Research Scientist, Sanford Inst. of Public Policy

Deputy Director of PPARC and a Senior Research Scientist within the Duke University Department of Public Policy Studies, Kaare Christensen helps direct the Center and its research programs. His main work location is at the University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark, where he is a Professor of Epidemiology.

Contact Info 
Location: Population, Policy and Aging Research Center, Rubenstein Hall
Office Phone: +45 6550 3049 or 3029 (Denmark)
Office Fax: +45 6550 3682
Email Address:  send me a message
Website: http://www.sdu.dk/staff/KChristensen.aspx
Mailing Address: Epidemiology Dept. J.B. Winslows Vej 9B 5000 Odense C DENMARK
Education:
  • PhD
  • MD in Epidemiology

Research Summary:
Participates in and/or leads these research projects:

LLFS-Long Life Family Study (NIA funded project), LSADT-Longitudinal Study of Aging Danish Twins, DOS-Danish Oldest-Old Siblings (NIA-funded), The Danish 1905-Cohort Study (NIA-funded), GEHA (European Union funded study: The Genetics of Healthy Aging)