Ronald C. Petersen, Ph.D., M.D.

Title

Professor, Consultant in Neurology

 

 

 

Institution

University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Ph.D.

1972

Experimental Psychology

&
Location

Mayo Medical School, Rochester, MN

M.D.

1980

Medicine

 

Stanford Univ. Med. Center Stanford, CA

Internship

1981

Medicine

 

Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Residency

1984

Neurology

 

Harvard Univ./Beth Israel Hosp., Boston, MA

Fellowship

1986

Behavioral Neurology

 

Professional Experience:

1968-1969   Associate Research Scientist, Life Sciences Group,
Honeywell, Inc.,
St. Paul, MN

1970-1972   Predoctoral Associate, Center for Research in Human
Learning, University of
Minnesota

1972-1976   Research Psychologist, Captain, U.S. Army Medical Service Corps, U.S. Army Biomedical Laboratory, Edgewood Arsenal, MD

1974-1976   Instructor, Evening College, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD

1977-1980   Instructor, Extension Division, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

1984-1986   Associate, Department of Neurology, Beth Israel Hospital, Boston, MA

1984-1986   Instructor, Department of Neurology,
Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

1984-1986   Instructor, Department of
Psychology,
University of Massachusetts, Boston, MA

1985-1986   Lecturer, Department of Psychology, Tufts University, Medford, MA

1986-1989   Senior Associate Consultant,
Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic,
Rochester, MN

1986-1992   Assistant Professor of Neurology, Mayo Medical School, Rochester, MN

1989-          Consultant, Department of Neurology,
Mayo Clinic,
Rochester, MN

1990-1997   Head of Section, Department of
Neurology, Mayo Clinic,
Rochester, MN

1992-1996   Associate Professor of Neurology, Mayo Medical School, Rochester, MN

1992-          Director, Mayo Alzheimer’s Disease Center, Rochester, MN

1994-          Federal Aviation Administration,
Faculty, Aviation Medical Examiners Seminars

1996-          Professor
of Neurology
, Mayo Medical School, Rochester, MN

2000-          /span>Cora Kanow Professor of Alzheimer’s
Disease
Research,
Mayo Medical School and Mayo Foundation

 

Board Certification

1986          Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and
Neurology

 

Advisory Panels

1986-1992   Governor’s Task Force on Alzheimer’s Disease, State of Minnesota

1987-1997   American Board of Psychiatry and
Neurology, Part I Exam Subcommittee

1989-1992   National Institute on Aging, Ad hoc
Study Section Member

1991           NIH, Epidemiology and Disease
Control Study Section, Ad hoc member

1992-1996   NIA, Neurosciences Behavior and
Sociology of Aging Study Section

1995-1996   NIA, Neurosciences Behavior and
Sociology of Aging Study Section, Chair

1997-2000   Alzheimer
Center Directors’ Executive Committee (Chair, 1999-2000)

1998-          External Advisory Committee, Washington University Program Project

1999-          American Board of Psychiatry and
Neurology, Part I Exam Subcommittee

1999-          External Advisory Committee, University of Kentucky ADRC

2000-          External Advisory Committee, University of California-San Diego ADRC

2000-          Scientific Advisory Board, Institute for the Study of
Aging

2000-          Treatment Effects Monitoring Committee, Alzheimer’s Disease Anti-Inflammatory Trial, Johns Hopkins University

 

Editorial Boards

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Neurology

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Disease and Related Disorders

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Journal of Geriatric Psychopharmacology

 

Professional Memberships

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Neurological Association   

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Neuropsychology Society

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Cognitive Neuroscience Society   

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Association

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Medical Society

 

Bibliography (selected from 2 books, 210 papers and chapters,
and 205 abstracts):

<![if !supportLists]>·     <![endif]>Petersen R.C., Kokmen E., Tangalos
E., Ivnik R.J., Kurland L.T. Mayo Clinic Alzheimer’s Disease Patient
Registry.
Aging 2: 408-415, 1990.

<![if !supportLists]>·     <![endif]>Yanagihara T., Petersen R.C.
(Editors). Memory Disorders: Research and clinical practice.
New York: Dekker, 1991.

<![if !supportLists]>·     <![endif]>Jack C.R. Jr, Petersen R.C., O’
Brien P.C., Tangalos E.G. MR-based Hippocampal Volumetry in the Diagnosis
of Alzheimer’s Disease.
Neurology
42:183-188, 1992.

<![if !supportLists]>·     <![endif]>Petersen R.C., Smith G.E., Kokmen
E., Ivnik R.J., Tangalos E.G. Memory Function in
Normal Aging. Neurology 42: 396-401, 1992.

<![if !supportLists]>·     <![endif]>Caselli R.J., Jack C.R. Jr, Petersen
R.C., Wahner H.W., Yanagihara T. Asymmetric Cortical Degenerative
Syndromes: Clinical and radiologic correlations.
Neurology 42:
1462-1468, 1992.

<![if !supportLists]>·     <![endif]>Caselli R.J., Windebank A.J.,
Petersen R.C., Takashi K., Parisi J.E., Okazaki H., Kokmen E., Iverson R.,
Dinapoli R.P., Graff-Radford N., Stein S. Rapidly Progressive Aphasic
Dementia and Motor Neuron Disease.
Annals of Neurology 33: 200-207,
1993.

<![if !supportLists]>·     <![endif]>Petersen R.C., Smith G.E., Ivnik
R.J., Kokmen E., Tangalos E. Memory Function in Very Early Alzheimer’s
Disease.
Neurology 44: 867-872, 1994.

<![if !supportLists]>·     <![endif]>Tsai M.-S., Tangalos E.G., Petersen
R.C., Smith G.E., Schaid D.J., Kokmen E., Ivnik R.J., Thibodeau S.N. Apolipoprotien
E: Risk factors in Alzheimer’s disease.
American Journal of Human
Genetics 54: 643-649, 1994.

<![if !supportLists]>·     <![endif]>Petersen R.C., Smith G.E., Ivnik
R.J., Tangalos E.G., Schaid D.J., Thibodeau S.N., Kokmen E., Waring S.C.,
Kurland L.T. Apolipoprotein E Status as a Predictor of the Development of
Alzheimer’s Disease in Memory Impaired Individuals.
JAMA 273:
1274-1278, 1995.

<![if !supportLists]>·     <![endif]>Petersen R.C. Normal Aging,
Mild Cognitive Impairment, and Early Alzheimer’s Disease.

The Neurologist 1: 326-344, 1995.

<![if !supportLists]>·     <![endif]>Petersen R.C. Disorders of
Memory.
In Office Practice of Neurology, edited by M.A.
Samuels and S. Fenske. Churchill Livingstone,
New York, 1996.

<![if !supportLists]>·     <![endif]>Petersen R.C., Waring S.C., Smith
G.E., Tangalos E.G., Thibodeau S.N. Predictive Value of APOE Genotyping
in Incipient Alzheimer’s Disease.
Annals of
New York Academy of Sciences 802: 58-69, 1996.

<![if !supportLists]>·     <![endif]>Gomez-Isla T., Hollister R.D., West
H.L., Mui S., Growdon J.H., Petersen R.C., Parisi J.E., Hyman B.T. Neuronal
Loss Correlates with but Outstrips Neurofibrillary Tangles in Alzheimer’s
Disease.
Annals of Neurology 41: 17-24 1997.

<![if !supportLists]>·
<![endif]>Petersen
R.C., Smith G.E., Waring S.C., Ivnik R.J., Kokmen E., Tangalos E.G. Aging,
Memory, and Mild Cognitive Impairment.
l International
Psychogeriatrics 9, Suppl 1: 65-59, 1997.

<![if !supportLists]>·     <![endif]>Jack C.R., Petersen R.C., Yue C.X., Waring S.C., O’ Brien P.C., Tangalos E.G., Smith
G.E., Ivnik R.J., Kokmen E. Medial temporal atrophy on MRI in normal
aging and very mild Alzheimer’s disease.
Neurology 49: 786-794,
1997.

<![if !supportLists]>·     <![endif]>Jack C.R., Petersen R.C., Yue C.X., Waring S.C., O’ Brien P.C., Tangalos E.G.,
Smith G.E., Ivnik R.J., Kokmen E. Hippocampal Atrophy and Apolipoprotein
E Genotype are Independently Associated with
Alzheimer’s Disease.
Ann Neurol 1998; 43: 303-310.

<![if !supportLists]>·     <![endif]>Petersen R.C. Clinical
subtypes of Alzheimer’s disease.
Dementia and Geriatric Cognitive
Disorders 1998 Vol 9, Suppl 3: 16-24.

<![if !supportLists]>·
<![endif]>Petersen
R.C., Smith G.E., Waring S.C., Ivnik R.J., Tangalos E., Kokmen E. Mild
cognitive impairment: Clinical characterization and outcome.
Archives
of Neurology, 1999; 56:303-308.

<![if !supportLists]>·     <![endif]>Jack C.R., Petersen R.C., Xu Y.U.,
O’ Brien P.C., Smith G.E., Ivnik R.J., Boeve B., et al. Prediction of AD
with MRI-based hippocampal volume in mild cognitive impairment.
Neurology,
1999; 52: 1397-1403.

<![if !supportLists]>·     <![endif]>Petersen R.C., Jack C.R., Xu Y.C.,
Waring S.C., O’ Brien P.C., Smith G.E., Ivnik R.J., Tangalos E.G., Kokmen E. Memory
function and hippocampal atrophy in aging and Alzheimer’s disease.
Neurology,
2000; 54: 581-587.

<![if !supportLists]>·     <![endif]>Petersen R.C. Mild Cognitive
Impairment or “Questionable Dementia?”
Archives of Neurology; 2000;
57: 643-644.

<![if !supportLists]>·     <![endif]>Petersen R.C. Mild Cognitive
Impairment: Transition Between Aging and Alzheimer’s
Disease.
Neurologia, 2000 Mar; 15(3): 93-101.

<![if !supportLists]>·     <![endif]>Petersen R.C. Aging, Mild
Cognitive Impairment, and Alzheimer’s Disease.

Neurologic Clinics 2000;18(4):789-805.

<![if !supportLists]>·     <![endif]>Kantarci K., Jack C.R. Jr., Xu Y.,
Campeau N.G., O’ Brien P.C., Smith G.E., Ivnik R.J., Boeve B.F., Kokmen E.,
Tangalos E.G., Petersen R.C. Regional metabolic patterns in mild
cognitive impairment and AD: A 1H MRS Study.
Neurology, 2000; 55(2):
210-217.

<![if !supportLists]>·     <![endif]>Jack C.R., Petersen R.C., Xu Y., O’
Brien P.C., Smith G.E., Ivnik R.J., Boeve B.F., Tangalos E.G., Kokmen E. Rates
of hippocampal atrophy correlate with chance in clinical status in aging and
AD.
Neurology, 2000; 55(4): 484-489.

<![if !supportLists]>·
<![endif]>Petersen
R.C. Mild Cognitive Impairment. In Research and Practice in
Alzheimer’s Disease,
edited by B. Vellas and L.J. Fitten.
Paris,
Serdi, 2000 Volume 3: 53-57.

<![if !supportLists]>·     <![endif]>Petersen R.C. Mild Cognitive
Impairment: Transition from Aging to Alzheimer’s Disease.

In Neurologic Clinics, edited by K Iqbal.
West Sussex, England, J Wiley & Sons, 2001: 141-151.

<![if !supportLists]>·     <![endif]>Petersen R.C, Stevens J.C., Ganguli
M., Tangalos E.G., Cummings J.L., DeKosky S.T. Practice parameter: Early
detection of dementia: Mild cognitive impairment (an evidence-based review).

Neurology, 2001; 56: 1133-1142.

<![if !supportLists]>·     <![endif]>Petersen R.C. Focal dementia
syndromes: In search of the gold standard.
Annals of Neurology
(Editorial) 2001;49: 421-422.

<![if !supportLists]>·     <![endif]>Petersen R.C, Doody R., Kurz A.,
Mohs R.C., Morris J.C., Rabins P.V., Ritchie K., Rossor M., Thal L., Winblad B.
Current Concepts in Mild Cognitive Impairment. Archives of
Neurology 2001; 58: 1985-1992.

<![if !supportLists]>·     <![endif]>Petersen R.C. (Editor). Mild
Cognitive Impairment: Aging to Alzheimer’s Disease.

New York, Oxford University Press, 2003.