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Georgia Centenarian Study (GCS)

Georgia Centenarian Study (GCS)

Initiatives -
To evaluate the congruence with reference values of personality structure in centenarians showing both normal and impaired cognitive functioning. *Note: All published information has been collected from the article referenced in the Marker Paper box below. Therefore, there may be variations with more advanced versions of the study.*
Start Year
2001

Members

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Investigators Contacts
  • Dr. Prof. Adam Davie
    Temple University

Design

Study design
Population cohort
Follow Up
12-year follow up period.

Marker Paper

Davey, A., Siegler, I. C., Martin, P., Costa, P. T., Jr, Poon, L. W., & Georgia Centenarian Study (2015). Personality Structure Among Centenarians: The Georgia Centenarian Study. Experimental aging research, 41(4), 361–385. https://doi.org/10.1080/0361073X.2015.1053752

PUBMED 26214097

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
244
Number of participants with biosamples

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
Other