Medical Expert - Jeff D. Williamson, MD

Area of Expertise: Aging - Gerontology
Area of Expertise: Memory Loss
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Jeff D. Williamson, MD

Chief and Professor of Geriatrics and Gerontology, Clinical Director of Sticht Center.

Williamson is a Co-Principal Investigator of SPRINT (Systolic Blood Pressure Intervention Trial) and directs the SPRINT-MIND component of this trial. He is also PI for the ACCORD-MIND Coordinating Center and the LIFE_Cognition Coordinating Center. He also leads the Clinical Research Core of the Wake Forest Claude Pepper Center where his work focuses on developing clinical trial research methods in older populations. He is listed in Best Doctors in America.

Keywords

Aging, frailty, functional decline, cognitive decline, dementia, Alzheimer's disease, memory decline, memory, cognitive function, cognitive impairment, elderly, gerontology, baby boomers, mobility, geriatrics, senior citizens, nutrition in elderly, preventative care, geriatric assessment, clinical studies/trials.

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