Dr. McAvay has a Master's Degree in Biostatistics and a PhD in Epidemiology from the Columbia University School of Public Health. She currently works as a research scientist at the Yale Program on Aging. Her research interests include: Multimorbidity in Older Adults; Diagnosing Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease; Pharmacological Epidemiology, Late Life Depression; Patient-Centered Outcomes; Measurement in Community Based Studies of Older Adulys; Database Management; Applied Statistics.
Education & Training
- PhDColumbia University (2002)