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
Département de médecine sociale et préventive
Faculté de médecine, Université de Montréal
Tel : 514-343-6086
Fax : 514-343-5645