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  • People | DuPRI
    of Biology Assistant Professor of Biological Anthropology and Anatomy Faculty Research Scholar of DuPRI s Center for Population Health Aging Faculty Network Member of the Duke Institute for Brain Sciences Affiliate of the Duke Initiative for Science Society Director of the Duke Lemur Center Professor of Biology Overview My work integrates field inventory activities with molecular phylogenetic techniques and geospatial analysis to investigate Madagascar an area of the world that is biologically complex poorly understood and urgently threatened Madagascar has been designated as one of the most critical geographic priorities for conservation action retaining less than 10 of the natural habitats that existed before human colonization It is critical that information be obtained as quickly as possible to document the biota that occurs in the remaining and highly threatened forested areas of western Madagascar to gain an understanding of the evolutionary processes and associated distributional patterns that have shaped this diversity and to use this information to help set conservation priorities Phylogenetic and biogeographic analysis of Malagasy vertebrates each with unique life history and dispersal characteristics are conducted to identify areas of high endemism potentially associated with underlying geological features and also to test for the role that geographic features have played in generating patterns of vertebrate diversity and distribution My lab also has a significant focus on capacity building through the education and training of both American and Malagasy students Research opportunities for American graduate students are enhanced by the formation of Malagasy American partnerships Publications Yoder AD 1994 Relative position of the cheirogaleidae in strepsirhine phylogeny A comparison of morphological and molecular methods and results American Journal of Physical Anthropology 94 1 25 46 Kay RF Thewissen JGM Yoder AD 1992 Cranial anatomy of Ignacius graybullianus and the affinities of the plesiadapiformes American Journal of Physical Anthropology 89

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    Medicine Overview 1 Socioeconomic behavior environmental and genetic determinants of healthy aging and healthy longevity 2 Factors related to elderly disability and mental health 3 Methods of family households and elderly living arrangements forecasting analysis and their applications in health services and socioeconomic planning and market studies 4 Policy analysis in population aging social welfare retirement and fertility transitions Publications Yi Z 1996 Is fertility in China in 1991 92 far below replacement level Population Studies 50 1 27 34 Zeng Y 1996 Latent possibility for a change of the fertility behaviors of rural urban migrants China population today 13 5 6 16 Ma Z LIAW KL Yi Z 1996 Spousal Residence Separation Among Chinese Young Couples Environment and Planning A 28 877 878 Yi Z 1995 Aging in China Progress and policy responses Reviews in Clinical Gerontology 5 2 211 216 Zeng Yi 1995 Aging in China Progress and Policy Responses Reviews in Clinical Gerontology 5 77 83 Schultz TP Zeng Y 1995 Fertility of rural China Effects of local family planning and health programs Journal of Population Economics 8 4 329 350 Yi Z 1994 China s agenda for an old age insurance program in rural areas Journal

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    Faculty Research Scholar of DuPRI s Center for Population Health Aging Professor in Medicine Overview 1 Socioeconomic behavior environmental and genetic determinants of healthy aging and healthy longevity 2 Factors related to elderly disability and mental health 3 Methods of family households and elderly living arrangements forecasting analysis and their applications in health services and socioeconomic planning and market studies 4 Policy analysis in population aging social welfare retirement and fertility transitions Publications Zeng Y Vaupel JW Wang Z 1993 Marriage and fertility in China 1950 1989 Genus 49 3 4 17 34 Yi Z Vaupel JW Zhenglian W 1993 Marriage and Fertility in China Recent Trends Genus IL 17 34 Zeng Y Vaupel J 1992 Some problems of future demographic processes in China Social sciences in China 13 1 43 53 Yi Z Ping T Liu G Ying X 1991 A demographic decomposition of the recent increase in crude birth rates in China Population Development Review 17 3 435 458 Yi Z Ping T Liu G Ying X 1991 An Demographic Decomposition of Recent Increase in Crude Birth Rates in China Population and Development Review 17 435 458 Vaupel JW Yi Z 1991 Population tradeoffs in China Policy Sciences

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    Medicine Professor in the Department of Sociology Senior Fellow in the Center for the Study of Aging and Human Development Faculty Research Scholar of DuPRI s Population Research Center Faculty Research Scholar of DuPRI s Center for Population Health Aging Professor in Medicine Overview 1 Socioeconomic behavior environmental and genetic determinants of healthy aging and healthy longevity 2 Factors related to elderly disability and mental health 3 Methods of family

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    Health and Lifespan in BARU and the Leader of Statistical Data Enclave Core on the Center Grant Center for Population Health and Aging in SSRI His research interests encompass three interrelated disciplines biodemography biostatistics and genetic epidemiology which include such topics as biodemography of aging genetic biodemography biostatistical and biodemographic models of aging mortality and longevity joint models for longitudinal and time to event data genetic and non genetic determinants of aging longevity and healthspan multivariate survival analysis and frailty models mathematical models of carcinogenesis and methods of causal inference in epidemiology Dr Arbeev authored and co authored more than 80 peer reviewed publications in these areas Publications Kulminski AM Arbeev KG Kulminskaya IV Ukraintseva SV Land K Akushevich I Yashin AI 2008 Body mass index and nine year mortality in disabled and nondisabled older U S individuals Journal of American Geriatrics Society 56 1 105 110 Ukraintseva S Arbeev K Akushevich I Culminskaya I Kulminski A 2008 CAPTURING SYSTEMIC ASPECTS OF AGING RELATED CHANGES IN HUMAN FROM DATA TO MODEL The Gerontologist 48 161 161 Kulminski AM Arbeev KG Ukraintseva SV Culminskaya IV Land K Yashin AI 2008 Changes in health status among participants of the Framingham Heart Study from the 1960s to the 1990s application of an index of cumulative deficits Annals of Epidemiology 18 9 696 701 Ukraintseva S Culminskaya I Arbeev K Land K Akushevich L Yashin A 2008 CUMULATIVE DEFICIT INDICES BETTER PREDICT MORTALITY AND LONG LIFE THEN PHYSIOLOGICAL RISK FACTORS The Gerontologist 48 161 161 Kulminski AM Ukraintseva SV Culminskaya IV Arbeev KG Land KC Akushevich L Yashin AI 2008 Cumulative deficits and physiological indices as predictors of mortality and long life Journals of Gerontology Series A 63 10 1053 1059 Kulminski AM Ukraintseva SV Kulminskaya IV Arbeev KG Land K Yashin AI 2008

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    Aging Health and Lifespan in BARU and the Leader of Statistical Data Enclave Core on the Center Grant Center for Population Health and Aging in SSRI His research interests encompass three interrelated disciplines biodemography biostatistics and genetic epidemiology which include such topics as biodemography of aging genetic biodemography biostatistical and biodemographic models of aging mortality and longevity joint models for longitudinal and time to event data genetic and non genetic determinants of aging longevity and healthspan multivariate survival analysis and frailty models mathematical models of carcinogenesis and methods of causal inference in epidemiology Dr Arbeev authored and co authored more than 80 peer reviewed publications in these areas Publications Matteini AM Fallin MD Kammerer CM Schupf N Yashin AI Mayeux R Barr RG Arbeev KG Christensen K Hadley EC Newman AB Walston JD 2008 Heritability of Endophenotypes of Pulmonary Physical Function in Long Life Family Study Genetic Epidemiology 32 7 706 707 Yashin AI Ukraintseva SV Arbeev KG Culminskaya IV Akushevich I Kulminski A 2008 Interacting Effect of ACE D I Polymorphism and Smoking on Health Risks in Framingham Study Genetic Epidemiology 32 7 722 723 Yashin AI Arbeev KG Akushevich I Kulminski A Akushevich L Ukraintseva SV 2008 Model of hidden heterogeneity in longitudinal data Theoretical Population Biology 73 1 1 10 Yashin A Arbeev K Kulminski A Christensen K Borecki I Lee J Elo I Terry L Hadley E Rossi W Cheng R 2008 PREDICTING PARENTAL LONGEVITY FROM OFFSPRING ENDOPHENOTYPES USING DATA FROM THE LONG LIFE FAMILY STUDY The Gerontologist 48 492 493 Kulminski AM Culminskaya IV Ukraintseva SV Arbeev KG Land KC Yashin AI 2008 Sex specific health deterioration and mortality the morbidity mortality paradox over age and time Experimental Gerontology 43 12 1052 1057 Arbeev KG Yashin AI Akushevich I Kulminski AM Arbeeva LS Akushevich L

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    Data Management Analytical Core on the Program Project Relationships among Genetic Regulators of Aging Health and Lifespan in BARU and the Leader of Statistical Data Enclave Core on the Center Grant Center for Population Health and Aging in SSRI His research interests encompass three interrelated disciplines biodemography biostatistics and genetic epidemiology which include such topics as biodemography of aging genetic biodemography biostatistical and biodemographic models of aging mortality and longevity joint models for longitudinal and time to event data genetic and non genetic determinants of aging longevity and healthspan multivariate survival analysis and frailty models mathematical models of carcinogenesis and methods of causal inference in epidemiology Dr Arbeev authored and co authored more than 80 peer reviewed publications in these areas Publications Kulminski A Yashin A Arbeev K Akushevich I Ukraintseva S Land K Manton K 2007 Cumulative index of health disorders as an indicator of aging associated processes in the elderly Results from analyses of the National Long Term Care Survey Mechanisms of Ageing and Development 128 3 250 258 Yashin AI Arbeev KG Kulminski A Akushevich I Akushevich L Ukraintseva SV 2007 Health decline aging and mortality how are they related Biogerontology 8 3 291 302 Yashin AI Arbeev KG Akushevich I Kulminski A Akushevich L Ukraintseva SV 2007 Stochastic model for analysis of longitudinal data on aging and mortality Mathematical Biosciences 208 2 538 551 Yashin AI Arbeev KG Ukraintseva SV 2007 The accuracy of statistical estimates in genetic studies of aging can be significantly improved Biogerontology 8 3 243 255 Weisman NY Arbeev KG Golubovsky MD 2006 A decrease in the dose of the lgl tumor suppressor increases life span of Drosophila in stress and is related to the maternal effect Doklady Biological Sciences 406 37 40 Kulminski A Yashin A Ukraintseva S Akushevich I Arbeev

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    Senior Research Scientist in the Biodemography of Aging Research Unit BARU Social Science Research Institute SSRI Duke University USA He is also the Leader of Data Management Analytical Core on the Program Project Relationships among Genetic Regulators of Aging Health and Lifespan in BARU and the Leader of Statistical Data Enclave Core on the Center Grant Center for Population Health and Aging in SSRI His research interests encompass three interrelated disciplines biodemography biostatistics and genetic epidemiology which include such topics as biodemography of aging genetic biodemography biostatistical and biodemographic models of aging mortality and longevity joint models for longitudinal and time to event data genetic and non genetic determinants of aging longevity and healthspan multivariate survival analysis and frailty models mathematical models of carcinogenesis and methods of causal inference in epidemiology Dr Arbeev authored and co authored more than 80 peer reviewed publications in these areas Publications Wienke A Arbeev KG Locatelli I Yashin AI 2005 A comparison of different bivariate correlated frailty models and estimation strategies Mathematical Biosciences 198 1 1 13 Arbeev KG Ukraintseva SV Arbeeva LS Yashin AI 2005 Decline in human cancer incidence rates at old ages Age period cohort considerations Demographic research 12 273 300 Arbeev KG Ukraintseva SV Arbeeva LS Yashin AI 2005 Mathematical models for human cancer incidence rates Demographic research 12 237 272 Ukraintseva SV Arbeev KG Michalsky AI Yashin AI 2004 Antiaging treatments have been legally prescribed for approximately thirty years Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences 1019 64 69 Anisimov VN Arbeev KG Popovich IG Zabezhinksi MA Rosenfeld SV Piskunova TS Arbeeva LS Semenchenko AV Yashin AI 2004 Body weight is not always a good predictor of longevity in mice Experimental Gerontology 39 3 305 319 Arbeev KG Butov AA Manton KG Sannikov IA Yashin AI 2004 Disability

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