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LHA Conference Presentations 2012

Abstracts (poster presentations)

Al Moosawi S. Circadian dietary rhythms: association with the metabolic syndrome in the 1946 British birth cohort. Society for Endocrinology, March 2012, Harrogate.

Cadar D, Mishra G Pikhart H & Richards M. A choice in our hands? The role of lifestyle behaviours on cognitive decline. UCL Graduate School Research Poster Competition 28th February 2012, London, UK.

Cadar D, Mishra G Pikhart H & Richards M. A choice in our hands? The role of lifestyle behaviours on cognitive decline. UCL Institute of Epidemiology and Health Care, Open Day January 2012, London, UK.

Cadar D, Pikhart H, Mishra G, Stephen A, Kuh D, Richards M. Food for thought! The role of dietary choices on cognitive behaviour. Enrghi Conference 10-11 September 2012, UCL, London.

Cadar D, Pikhart H, Mishra G, Stephen A, Kuh D, Richards M. Food for thought! The role of dietary choices on cognitive behaviour. Society for Social Medicine, 12-14 September 2012, London.

Deeg DJH, Richards M, Cooper R, Stafford M, Kuh D. Sense of mastery and health in women at midlife.International Congress of Behavioural Medicine, 29 August - 1 September, 2012, Budapest, Hungary.

Ghosh AK, Hardy RJ, Francis DP, Chaturvedi N, Pellerin D, Kuh D, Deanfield J, Mayet J, Hughes AD. Mid-life antihypertensive treatment may not normalize left ventricular mass in spite of controlled blood pressure.American Cardiology Conference 2012, Chicago.

Ghosh AK, Hughes AD, Francis DP, Chaturvedi N, Pellerin D, Kuh D, Deanfield J, Mayet J, Hardy RJ. Duration of diabetes is a significant independent predictor of elevated left ventricular mass. American Cardiology Conference 2012, Chicago.

Ghosh AK, Hardy RJ, Francis DP, Chaturvedi N, Pellerin D, Kuh D, Deanfield J, Mayet J, Hughes AD. Time to doubt the “watch and wait” strategy for young borderline-hypertensive patients? Set for Britain 2012 competition at the Houses of Parliament, March 2012, London.

Ghosh AK. Time for a review of the ‘watch and wait’ strategy for young borderline-hypertensives? British Cardiovascular Society Annual Conference 28-30 May 2012, Manchester Central.

Ghosh AK. Increase in left ventricular mass in type 2 diabetes is dependent on duration of diabetes. British Cardiovascular Society Annual Conference 28-30 May 2012, Manchester Central.

Ong K, Shah I, Hardy R, Kuh D. The association between adult height and mortality is explained by short stature in early childhood. European Diabetes Epidemiology Group Annual Meeting, 12-15th May 2012, Swansea.

Silverwood R. Childhood body mass index trajectory and chronic kidney disease at age 60-4 years. The Renal Association Conference 2012 12-14 June 2012, Gateshead.

Silverwood R. Childhood body mass index trajectory and chronic kidney disease at age 60-4 years. European Renal Association - European Dialysis and Transplant Association Congress, 24-27 May 2012, Paris.

Abstracts (oral presentations)

Bann D, Cooper R, Wills A, Adams J, Kuh D and the NSHD Bone and Muscle Ageing Group. Socioeconomic patterning of fat and lean mass in later life: findings from a British Birth Cohort Study.  Social Society for Medicine Conference, London, September 12-14 2012.

Cadar D, Pikhart H, Mishra G, Kuh D, Richards M. Physical activity and cognitive decline in midlife. Findings from a British birth cohort study. World Congress on Active Ageing 13-17 Aug 2012. Glasgow, UK.

Cadar D, Pikhart H, Mishra G, Stephen A, Kuh D; Richards M. The role of lifestyle behaviours on 20 years cognitive. International Congress of Behavioral Medicine (ICBM 2012), 29 August-1 September 2012, Budapest, Hungary.

Cadar D, Pikhart H, Mishra G, Stephen A, Kuh D, Richards M. Food for thought! The role of dietary choices on cognitive behaviour.  Society for Social Medicine, London, 12-14 September 2012.

Cadar D, Pikhart H, Mishra G, Kuh D. Richards M. Maybe is what we do! Health related behaviours on cognitive decline from mid to later life in 1946 British Birth Cohort! World Psychiatric Association International Congress, 17–21 October 2012. Prague, Czech Republic.

Cadar D, Pikhart H, Mishra G, Stephen A, Kuh D, Richards M. The role of lifestyle behaviours on 20 years cognitive decline: findings from a British Birth Cohort Study. Society for Longitudinal and Life course Studies, 29-31 October, 2012, Paris.

Cadar D, Pikhart H, Mishra G, Stephen A, Kuh D, Richards M.Use it or lose it! The role of lifestyle behaviours on cognitive decline. Enrghi Conference 2012, UCL, London 10-11 September 2012.

Cooper R, Kuh D on behalf of the HALCyon study team. A life course approach to physical capability: findings from the HALCyon research programme. British Society of Gerontology's 41st Annual Conference, 11th July-13th July 2012, Keele University.

Ghosh AK, Hughes AD, Francis DP, Chaturvedi N, Pellerin D, Deanfield j, Kuh D, Mayet J, Hardy RJ. High systolic blood pressure and increased rate of rise of blood pressure in mid-life predict impaired diastolic function in the elderly (The MRC NSHD). European Society of Cardiology Conference 2012, Munich.

Hurst L, Stafford M, Cooper R, Hardy R, Richards M, Kuh D.  Lifetime socioeconomic inequalities in physical and cognitive ageing traits. Population Health – Methods and Challenges Conference, 24th-26th April 2012, Birmingham.

Hurst L, Stafford M, Cooper R, Hardy R, Richards M, Kuh D. Lifetime socioeconomic inequalities in physical and cognitive ageing. Social Science and Medicine annual meeting, 10th-13th September 2012, London.

Ong K. Genetic influences on adult metabolic health. Joint meeting of the Paediatrics & Child Health Section and Endocrinology & Diabetes Section, Royal Society of Medicine, London. 24th January 2012.

Ong K. An update on Genes that Control the Age of Menarche and the Timing of Puberty in the General Population. Pediatric Endocrine Society/Asian Society for Pediatric Research Annual Meeting. Boston, US. 28th April 2012.

Stafford M, Popay J, Whitehead M, Nazroo J, Halliday E, Povall S, Dibben C & Badland H.  Evaluating the health inequalities impact of the New Deal for Communities initiative. Social Science and Medicine annual meeting, London 10th-13th, September 2012.

Stafford M, Ben-Shlomo Y, Gardner M, Kumari M, Kuh D. Social isolation and diurnanl cortisol. International Congress of Behavioral Medicine, Budapest, Hungary, 29th August-1st September 2012.

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