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Division of Geriatric Medicine

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photo Anne B. Newman, MD, MPH



Education and Training
BS, Biology, University of Pittsburgh, 1978
MD, University of Pittsburgh, 1982
MPH, Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, 1987
Research Interest
Dr. Newman is Professor and Chair of the Department of Epidemiology, with a secondary appointment as Professor of Medicine in Geriatrics. A member of NIH/NIA’s National Advisory Council on Aging, she is Principal Investigator for several large population studies and clinical trials and also serves as Director of the Center for Aging and Population Health at the Graduate School of Public Health. In addition, she collaborates with Dr Greenspan as Co-PI of our Pepper Center, with Dr Hanlon in the Health ABC Study, and with Dr. Nadkarni on the LIFE Study. Her research focuses on the factors associated with disability and healthy aging.