Vicki A. Freedman

Vicki A. Freedman, Director

Research Professor, Survey Research Center, Institute for Social Research
Ph.D., Epidemiology, Yale University

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Dr. Freedman has published extensively on the topics of population aging, disability trends and long-term care and has investigated the connections among disability, time use and wellbeing in later life. She has co-led the National Health and Aging Trends Study and the National Study of Caregiving since their inception and has served as an Associate Director of the Panel Study of Income Dynamics. Through these efforts she has been instrumental in disseminating new measures to study disability and care needs of older adults.