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Sarah E. Tom, PhD, MPH

Sarah E. Tom is an Assistant Professor of Epidemiology (in Neurology and the Gertrude H. Sergievsky Center).

Sarah E. Tom, PhD, MPH
Sarah E. Tom, PhD, MPH
Telephone: 212-305-1753
710 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032

Research Summary

Dr. Tom's primary area of research uses methods of demography and epidemiology to study risk for and resilience against dementia and cognitive decline in older adults from a life course perspective. She is particularly interested in leveraging existing sources of data and in applying formal demography methods to epidemiologic studies. Dr. Tom's work also examines modifiable risk factors for and consequences of sleep health in older adults and prescription drug utilization in the Medicare population.

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