Linda McEvoy, PhD is a Professor in the Herbert Wertheim School of Public Health and Human Longevity Science, and in the Department of Radiology. Dr. McEvoy is a Principal Investigator on the Rancho Bernardo Study (RBS) of Healthy Aging, a longitudinal cohort study that was initiated in 1972. Dr. McEvoy’s current research focuses on biomarkers for early detection of Alzheimer’s disease and on elucidating behavioral and clinical moderators of trajectories of cognitive decline and brain changes in aging. She is co-director of the Research Education Component for the Shiley Marcos Alzheimer's Disease Research Center, and of the NIH T32 Improving the Health of Aging Women and Men. She also has a leadership role in The San Diego Alzheimer's Disease Resource Center for Minority Aging Research (AD-RCMAR).