Brenda Lee Plassman
Professor in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

My research interests include the following areas:
1) Epidemiological studies to examine the prevalence and incidence of dementia and cognitive impairment, not dementia (CIND)
2) Studies examining risk and protective factors for dementia and CIND
3) Behavioral genetics of aging and dementia with an emphasis on twin studies
4) Long term outcomes of traumatic brain injury
5) Oral health and cognition in later life

Current Appointments & Affiliations

Contact Information

  • 2200 W. Main Street, Suite A200, Durham, NC 27705
  • Box 3925 Med Ctr, Durham, NC 27710

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