Dr Susan Shenkin

Clinical Senior Lecturer and Honorary Consultant, Geriatric Medicine Unit, University of Edinburgh, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh

susan.shenkin@ed.ac.uk

+44 (0) 131 242 6481

Dr Shenkin’s research interests are in lifelong influences on ageing, particularly the contribution of early life (birth weight and social class) to cognitive ageing and cerebrovascular disease. Other interests include brain imaging (particularly what is normal in brain ageing (see here) and relationships with cognitive function and cerebrovascular disease. She also has expertise in systematic reviews of observational studies, is systematic reviews editor for Age and Ageing and runs the CCACE annual systematic review and meta-analysis course.

http://www.geriatric.med.ac.uk/susan%20shenkin.htm