Associate Scientific Director

Lauren Griffith
Associate Scientific Director
Tel: (905) 525-9140, ext. 21416
E-mail: griffith@mcmaster.ca

Lauren Griffith is an associate professor in the Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence & Impact at McMaster University. She holds a PhD in epidemiology from the University of Toronto and a master’s degree in biostatistics from the University of Michigan. Her research interests include physical functioning, injury and aging as well as the harmonization of longitudinal data. Since joining the CLSA in November 2007, Dr. Griffith has worked on the analysis and reporting of several feasibility studies and the development of the CLSA protocol. In 2011, she served as interim national manager of the CLSA, and is currently the lead of the Hamilton Data Collection Site.