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Gail McAvay, PhD

Research Scientist in Medicine (Geriatrics)

Contact Information

Gail McAvay, PhD

Mailing Addresses

  • PO Box 208056

    333 Cedar Street

    New Haven, CT 06520-8056

    United States

  • Program on Aging

    300 George Street

    New Haven, CT 06511

    United States



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

  • PhD
    Columbia University (2002)

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