Maria Glymour

Maria Glymour is a Professor in the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics at the University of California, San Francisco and Director of the PhD program in Epidemiology and Translational Science.  Her research focuses on how social factors experienced across the lifecourse, from infancy to adulthood, influence cognitive function, dementia, stroke, and other health outcomes in old age. Much of her work focuses on how to strengthen quantitative research methods to support causal inferences in health research.