FOVL Sunday Afternoon Program, January 13, 2019, 3-4pm: “Bassett Research in Our Community: The Longitudinal Research on Aging Drivers Study” with David Strogatz, Ph.D.

FOVL Sunday Afternoon Program, January 13, 2019, 3-4pm: “Bassett Research in Our Community: The Longitudinal Research on Aging Drivers Study” with David Strogatz, Ph.D.

POSTPONED DUE TO NO HEAT IN BUILDING.

 

The Friends of the Village Library Programs Committee is pleased to present: Bassett Research in Our Community: The Longitudinal Research on Aging Drivers Study, with David Strogatz, PhD. The program will take place in the upstairs ballroom at 22 Main St. Cooperstown, NY at 3 pm on Sunday January 13, 2019. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Village Library and it is free and open to the public.

What does Cooperstown have in common with Ann Arbor, MI, Baltimore, MD, Denver, CO and San Diego, CA? These are the five sites for the Longitudinal Research on Aging Drivers (LongROAD) Study, the largest naturalistic driving study of older adults ever conducted. The overall purpose of the LongROAD Study is to identify characteristics of older drivers and their vehicles that are related to the continued ability to drive safely.

David Strogatz, Ph.D. is the Director, Center for Rural Community Health at Bassett Research Institute, he also serves as an Associate Professor in the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics in the School of Public Health at the University of Albany, State University of New York. He holds a Ph.D. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

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