WHI Memory Study (WHIMS) Data Overview

The WHIMS datasets include baseline and follow-up data collected through August 14, 2009. Data dictionaries for additional variables will be added as they become available. WHI PIs may download these datasets. Others who need access should ​go through their PI.
 
Everyone who will be using WHIMS data must return a signed copy of the data use agreement to the WHI Helpdesk. If you have questions about gaining access or downloading data, please direct them to the WHI Helpdesk.
 
We strongly advise you to read the data preparation document before beginning your analysis. The zipped dataset file includes five files: ASCII data file (.dat), SAS code (.sas), Data dictionary (.pdf), Data preparation (.pdf), Data collection frequency (.pdf).