CIHR Team in Frailty and Aging  
              

BIOGRAPHY

Maria-Victoria Zunzunegui, PhD
Maria-Victoria Zunzunegui is a professor in the Département de médecine sociale et préventive at Université de Montréal. She holds a Ph.D (1985) in Epidemiology and an M.Sc. (1977) in Biostatistics from the University of California, Berkeley.

Her research interests concern material and social inequality in the aging process and the influence of social factors on physical and mental health. Her team conducted a longitudinal study on older persons in Leganés, Spain from 1993-2000. The Leganés study is currently included in CLESA, a European project involving the use of data from longitudinal studies on aging. Professor Zunzunegui also participates in the development of instruments to measure cognitive function among populations with low levels of education.

Maria-Victoria Zunzunegui, PhD
Professor,
Département de médecine sociale et préventive
Faculté de médecine, Université de Montréal

Tel :  514-343-6086
Fax :  514-343-5645
maria.victoria.zunzunegui@umontreal.ca    

 

 

 
 
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