Individual Study / MYHAT

Monongahela-Youghiogheny Healthy Aging Team

Monongahela-Youghiogheny Healthy Aging Team

Initiatives -
The MYHAT project seeks to describe the distribution of Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI) and related entities, their associated features, their outcomes over time, and the predictors of these outcomes.
Start Year
2006
Funding
National Institute on Aging under research grant R01#AG023651
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Members

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Investigators Contacts
  • Dr. Prof. Mary Ganguli
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Design

Study design
Population cohort

Marker Paper

Ganguli M, Snitz B, Vander Bilt J, Chang CC. How much do depressive symptoms affect cognition at the population level? The Monongahela-Youghiogheny Healthy Aging Team (MYHAT) study. Int J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2009 Nov;24(11):1277-84. doi: 10.1002/gps.2257.doi: 10.1002/gps.2257

PUBMED 19340894

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
1,982
Number of participants with biosamples
Supplementary Information
Over 65 years old.

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
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