School of Public Health

Washington faculty member leads largest study linking dementia risk to traumatic brain injury

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Thursday, May 10, 2018

People who have suffered a traumatic brain injury (TBI) have a significantly higher risk of dementia than those who have no history of brain injury, according to one of the largest studies of its kind to date. Adjunct professor of epidemiology, Jesse Fan, led the study and is quoted.