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Memory Test for Older Adults

Anita M. Hubley, Ph.D.
Tom N. Tombaugh, Ph.D.

Technical Information

The normative sample for the MTOA included men and women between the ages of 55 and 84.
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For more information on the MTOA click here.
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About the Authors

Anita M. Hubley, Ph.D.
Anita M. Hubley, Ph.D. is an Associate Professor at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada. She is a member of the Executive Council of the International Test Commission (ITC) and Editor of Testing International, and ITC publication. Dr. Hubley has published numerous articles and book chapters in the areas of test development and psychometrics, memory, and quality of life. Her current research focuses on test development and validation studies related to Memory Test for Older Adults (MTOA) and her recently developed Modified Taylor Complex Figure (MTCF).

Tom. N. Tombaugh, Ph.D.
Tom. N. Tombaugh, Ph.D. was a Professor of Psychology at Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada. He served as Chairman of the Psychology Department, and was Director of Carleton's Centre for Memory Assessment and Research. He published extensively on the subject of learning and memory, initially working in the fields of neuroscience and psychopharmacology and, more recently, in clinical neuropsychology. Tom Tombaugh co-author the Learning and Memory Battery (LAMB), a comprehensive test for assessing learning and memory abilities.
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Anita M. Hubley, Ph.D. &
Tom N. Tombaugh, Ph.D.

Age Range 55 to 84 years

Administration Time 30 to 45 minutes

Administration Type Individually-completed

Qualification Level C

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