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Harmonizing Data for Collaborative Research on Aging: Why Should We Foster Such an Agenda?

  • Isabel Fortier (a1) (a2), Dany Doiron (a2), Christina Wolfson (a3) and Parminder Raina (a4)
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*Correspondence and requests for offprints should be sent to: / La correspondance et les demandes de tirés-à-part doivent être adressées à: Isabel Fortier, Ph.D. Research Institute – McGill University Health Centre Allan Memorial Institute 1025 Pine Avenue West Room P2.028 Montreal, QC H3A 1A1 (isabel.fortier@mail.mcgill.ca)
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Canadian Journal on Aging / La Revue canadienne du vieillissement
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  • EISSN: 1710-1107
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