10/66 Dominican Republic

Principal Investigator

Daisy Acosta
Universidad Nacional Pedro Henriquez Urena (UNPHU)
Email: daisyacosta1125@gmail.com


Setting: Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Start Date: 2004
End Date: -
Participants: 2011 adults aged 65+ years at baseline
Assessment Schedule: Baseline (2004-2005); 2nd wave (2009-2010); 3rd wave (2015-2016)
Measures: (1) Cognitive tests; (2) Dementia diagnoses; (3) Broad range of sociodemographic, lifestyle and cardiac, physical and mental health factors; (4) Physical exam and blood tests

Further Information:

  • Prina AM, Acosta D, Acosta I, Guerra M, Huang Y, Jotheeswaran AT, Jimenez-Velazquez IZ, Liu Z, Llibre Rodriguez JJ, Salas A, Sosa AL, Williams JD, Prince M. Cohort Profile: The 10/66 study. Int J Epidemiol. 2017 Apr 1;46(2):406-406i. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5837706/