Health expectancy – A population health indicator in the context of older adults
About the Speaker
Dr. Rahul Malhotra, Deputy Director and Head of Research, Centre for Ageing Research and Education (CARE) at the Duke-NUS Medical School
Dr. Rahul Malhotra is a physician-researcher, working as Assistant Professor, Health Services and Systems Research (HSSR), and Deputy Director and Head of Research, Centre for Ageing Research and Education (CARE) at the Duke-NUS Medical School.
The primary area of his research is ageing, at the individual and the population level. The geographical focus of his research is Singapore, with some work in other Asian countries. Key research projects that he has led or is leading include (1) nationally representative longitudinal surveys of older Singaporeans (PHASE and THE SIGNS Study), studying the predictors and outcomes of change in physical, psychological and social health of older adults, (2) longitudinal quantitative and qualitative studies (TRACE and The Quali-T Study) of older Singaporean-family caregiver dyads, assessing the patterns, correlates and consequences of changes in caregiving-related outcomes over time, and (3) a health services research project (PROMISE), providing the evidence base for older person-centred prescription medication labels.
Please note that this is a Hybrid event. We welcome colleagues to 66 Banbury Road or on line via Zoom:
This event is part of a seminar series:
Convenors: Dr Yanan Zhang & Kenneth Howse
16 February 2023 14:00 - 15:00
Online & 66 Banbury Rd