If you made any changes in Pure these will be visible here soon.

Personal profile

Research Interests

Alzheimer's disease, Memory disorders, Neuropsychology, Early Onset Dementia, Primary Progressive Aphasia, Frontotemporal Dementia, Superaging. The ability to use language can be progressively disrupted by neurodegenerative diseases of the brain that target circumscribed regions that normally mediate language in healthy individuals. My clinical and research interests focus on Individuals with Primary Progressive Aphasia, Frontotemporal Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease. Research projects address the neuropsychological, neuroimaging and neuropathological variables associated with these syndromes, in order to contribute to our understanding of risk and the genetic factors that determine regional brain vulnerability to these diseases and to identify biomarkers that can be used in diagnosis during the patient's lifetime. To date, there are no biomarkers that definitively predict the type of the neuropathology in these clinical syndromes in the individual patient. Additional interests in the area of brain aging and its effects on cognition lie in determining factors associated with "Superaging", the maintenance of a high level of cognitive ability into the 9th decade of life and beyond.

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Boston University

… → 1978

Research interests

  • Aging
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Dementia
  • Neuropsychology

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics where Sandra Weintraub is active. These topic labels come from the works of this person. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

  • 11 Similar Profiles

Network Recent external collaboration on country level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots.

Grants

Research Output

Active lifestyles moderate clinical outcomes in autosomal dominant frontotemporal degeneration

the ARTFL/LEFFTDS Study, Jan 1 2020, In : Alzheimer's and Dementia. 16, 1, p. 91-105 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
  • 1 Scopus citations

    Age at symptom onset and death and disease duration in genetic frontotemporal dementia: an international retrospective cohort study

    Moore, K. M., Nicholas, J., Grossman, M., McMillan, C. T., Irwin, D. J., Massimo, L., Van Deerlin, V. M., Warren, J. D., Fox, N. C., Rossor, M. N., Mead, S., Bocchetta, M., Boeve, B. F., Knopman, D. S., Graff-Radford, N. R., Forsberg, L. K., Rademakers, R., Wszolek, Z. K., van Swieten, J. C., Jiskoot, L. C. & 151 others, Meeter, L. H., Dopper, E. GP., Papma, J. M., Snowden, J. S., Saxon, J., Jones, M., Pickering-Brown, S., Le Ber, I., Camuzat, A., Brice, A., Caroppo, P., Ghidoni, R., Pievani, M., Benussi, L., Binetti, G., Dickerson, B. C., Lucente, D., Krivensky, S., Graff, C., Öijerstedt, L., Fallström, M., Thonberg, H., Ghoshal, N., Morris, J. C., Borroni, B., Benussi, A., Padovani, A., Galimberti, D., Scarpini, E., Fumagalli, G. G., Mackenzie, I. R., Hsiung, G. Y. R., Sengdy, P., Boxer, A. L., Rosen, H., Taylor, J. B., Synofzik, M., Wilke, C., Sulzer, P., Hodges, J. R., Halliday, G., Kwok, J., Sanchez-Valle, R., Lladó, A., Borrego-Ecija, S., Santana, I., Almeida, M. R., Tábuas-Pereira, M., Moreno, F., Barandiaran, M., Indakoetxea, B., Levin, J., Danek, A., Rowe, J. B., Cope, T. E., Otto, M., Anderl-Straub, S., de Mendonça, A., Maruta, C., Masellis, M., Black, S. E., Couratier, P., Lautrette, G., Huey, E. D., Sorbi, S., Nacmias, B., Laforce, R., Tremblay, M. P. L., Vandenberghe, R., Damme, P. V., Rogalski, E. J., Weintraub, S., Gerhard, A., Onyike, C. U., Ducharme, S., Papageorgiou, S. G., Ng, A. S. L., Brodtmann, A., Finger, E., Guerreiro, R., Bras, J., Rohrer, J. D., Heller, C., Convery, R. S., Woollacott, I. OC., Shafei, R. M., Graff-Radford, J., Jones, D. T., Dheel, C. M., Savica, R., Lapid, M. I., Baker, M., Fields, J. A., Gavrilova, R., Domoto-Reilly, K., Poos, J. M., Van der Ende, E. L., Panman, J. L., Donker Kaat, L., Seelaar, H., Richardson, A., Frisoni, G., Mega, A., Fostinelli, S., Chiang, H. H., Alberici, A., Arighi, A., Fenoglio, C., Heuer, H., Miller, B., Karydas, A., Fong, J., João Leitão, M., Santiago, B., Duro, D., Ferreira, C., Gabilondo, A., De Arriba, M., Tainta, M., Zulaica, M., Ferreira, C., Semler, E., Ludolph, A., Landwehrmeyer, B., Volk, A. E., Miltenberger, G., Verdelho, A., Afonso, S., Tartaglia, M. C., Freedman, M., Rogaeva, E., Ferrari, C., Piaceri, I., Bessi, V., Lombardi, G., St-Onge, F., Doré, M. C., Bruffaerts, R., Vandenbulcke, M., Van den Stock, J., Mesulam, M. M., Bigio, E., Koros, C., Papatriantafyllou, J., Kroupis, C., Stefanis, L., Shoesmith, C., Robertson, E., Coppola, G., Da Silva Ramos, E. M. & Geschwind, D., Feb 2020, In : The Lancet Neurology. 19, 2, p. 145-156 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • 5 Scopus citations

    Anatomical evidence of an indirect pathway for word repetition

    Forkel, S. J., Rogalski, E., Drossinos Sancho, N., D'Anna, L., Luque Laguna, P., Sridhar, J., Dell'Acqua, F., Weintraub, S., Thompson, C., Mesulam, M. M. & Catani, M., Feb 11 2020, In : Neurology. 94, 6, p. e594-e606

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • 1 Scopus citations

    APOE is a correlate of phenotypic heterogeneity in Alzheimer disease in a national cohort

    Weintraub, S., Teylan, M., Rader, B., Chan, K. C. G., Bollenbeck, M., Kukull, W. A., Coventry, C., Rogalski, E., Bigio, E. & Mesulam, M. M., Feb 11 2020, In : Neurology. 94, 6, p. e607-e612

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 1 Scopus citations
    Open Access