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INEGI Announces MHAS Wave 6 with Press Conference

Jul 13, 2023, 08:59 AM by SCOA
The Mexican National Institute of Statistics and Geography, known as the Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Geografía or INEGI in Spanish, hosted a press conference to announce the availability of the latest wave 6 of data from the Mexican Health and Aging Study (MHAS) online on July 6th, 2023. Wave 2 of the Mexican Cognitive Aging Ancillary Study (Mex-Cog) was also made available. Carmen Garcia Peña, Director of the Mexican National Institute of Geriatrics (INGER), Rebeca Wong, Principal Investigator of MHAS, and others gave comments followed by a Q & A session. The presentation was streamed in Spanish on Facebook at and on YouTube at


three researchers seated at table with microphones in front of Mexican flag

group of attendees at a press conference seated in front of monitors showing a presenter

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