Dana L Tudorascu, PhD
Education & Training
- Lopresti BJ, Campbell EM, Yu Z,Anderson SJ,Cohen AD, Minhas DS, Snitz BE,Royse SK,Becker CR, Aizenstein HJ, Mathis CA, Lopez OL, Klunk WE, Tudorascu, DL Influence of apolipoprotein-E genotype on brain amyloid load and longitudinal trajectories, Neurobiology of Aging, May 2020, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.neurobiolaging.2020.05.012, In Press.
- Snitz BE, Tudorascu DL, Yu Z, Campbell E, Lopresti BJ, Laymon CH, Minhas DS, Nadkami NK, Aizenstein JH, Klunk WE, Weintraub S, Gershon RC, Cohen AD. Associations between NIH Toolbox Cognition Battery and in vivo brain amyloid and tau pathology in non-demented older adults. Alzheimers Dement (Amst). 2020;12(1):e12018. Published 2020 May 15. doi:10.1002/dad2.12018, PubMed PMID: 32426450.
- Karim HT, Tudorascu DL, Cohen A, Price JC, Lopresti B, Mathis C, Klunk W, Snitz BE, Aizenstein HJ. Relationship Between Executive Control Circuit Activity, Amyloid Burden, and Education in Cognitively Healthy Older Adults, Am J Geriatric Psychiatry, 2019 Jul 19, pii: S1064-7481(19)30437-3. doi: 10.1016/j.jagp.2019.07.008, PMID:31402087.
StatsEye: A Community of Statisticians Across the University of Pittsburgh
StatsEye (“Stat-Psy”), a newly established collaborative, engages individuals who are excited about developing and applying novel statistical methods for psychiatry. We spoke with Meredith Wallace, PhD (Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Statistics, and Biostatistics), and Dana Tudorascu, PhD (Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Biostatistics), who formed the group in collaboration with James Wilson, PhD...
$100M+ National Institute on Aging Grant Awarded to Pitt Psychiatry to Investigate Connections Between Down Syndrome and Alzheimer’s Disease
Benjamin Handen, PhD (Professor of Psychiatry), is contact principal investigator (PI) on a newly awarded National Institute of Health (NIH) MPI U19 grant with a budget of $109 million across five years. The project is funded by the National Institute on Aging, the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, and the INCLUDE (INvestigation of Co-occurring conditions across the...
The Department of Psychiatry Welcomes Dana Tudorascu, PhD, to the Faculty
The Department of Psychiatry is delighted to announce that Dana Tudorascu, PhD, has joined the faculty at the rank of associate professor. Dr. Tudorascu earned her PhD in biostatistics from the University of Pittsburgh. During graduate school, she gained invaluable experience in statistical methods, fMRI and other imaging techniques, as well as in neuroimaging data analysis from Positron Emission Tomography (PET)...