Jayandra J. Himali, PhD

Assistant Professor, Neurology

Jayandra Himali
617.638.5139
72 E. Concord St Robinson (B)

Biography

Jayandra Jung Himali, PhD, is an Assistant Professor of Neurology at Boston University School of Medicine, a Center Faculty Member of the Framingham Heart Study, and an Assistant Professor of Biostatistics at the Boston University School of Public Health. He has received the Nepal Bidhya Bhusan Class ‘A’ Medal from the government of Nepal for highest academic achievement in doctoral studies. He is a member of associations such as the American Statistical Association (ASA), the Royal Statistical Society, the Alzheimer’s Association International Society to Advance Alzheimer’s Research and Treatment (ISTAART), and American Heart Association. He currently receives support from “Temporal Trends, Novel Imaging and Molecular Characterization of Preclinical and Clinical Alzheimer Disease in the Framingham Cohorts” grant among others.

Other Positions

  • Assistant Professor, Biostatistics, Boston University School of Public Health
  • Framingham Heart Study

Education

  • Boston University School of Public Health, PhD
  • Tribhuvan University, MSc
  • Tribhuvan University, BSc

Publications

  • Published on 10/24/2018

    Echouffo-Tcheugui JB, Conner SC, Himali JJ, Maillard P, DeCarli CS, Beiser AS, Vasan RS, Seshadri S. Circulating cortisol and cognitive and structural brain measures: The Framingham Heart Study. Neurology. 2018 Oct 24. PMID: 30355700.

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  • Published on 9/19/2018

    Pase MP, Davis-Plourde K, Himali JJ, Satizabal CL, Aparicio H, Seshadri S, Beiser AS, DeCarli C. Vascular risk at younger ages most strongly associates with current and future brain volume. Neurology. 2018 Oct 16; 91(16):e1479-e1486. PMID: 30232248.

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  • Published on 9/1/2018

    Raman MR, Himali JJ, Conner SC, DeCarli C, Vasan RS, Beiser AS, Seshadri S, Maillard P, Satizabal CL. Circulating Vascular Growth Factors and Magnetic Resonance Imaging Markers of Small Vessel Disease and Atrophy in Middle-Aged Adults. Stroke. 2018 Sep; 49(9):2227-2229. PMID: 30354979.

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  • Published on 9/1/2018

    Story Jovanova O, Nedeljkovic I, Spieler D, Walker RM, Liu C, Luciano M, Bressler J, Brody J, Drake AJ, Evans KL, Gondalia R, Kunze S, Kuhnel B, Lahti J, Lemaitre RN, Marioni RE, Swenson B, Himali JJ, Wu H, Li Y, McRae AF, Russ TC, Stewart J, Wang Z, Zhang G, Ladwig KH, Uitterlinden AG, Guo X, Peters A, Räikkönen K, Starr JM, Waldenberger M, Wray NR, Whitsel EA, Sotoodehnia N, Seshadri S, Porteous DJ, van Meurs J, Mosley TH, McIntosh AM, Mendelson MM, Levy D, Hou L, Eriksson JG, Fornage M, Deary IJ, Baccarelli A, Tiemeier H, Amin N. DNA Methylation Signatures of Depressive Symptoms in Middle-aged and Elderly Persons: Meta-analysis of Multiethnic Epigenome-wide Studies. JAMA Psychiatry. 2018 Sep 01; 75(9):949-959. PMID: 29998287.

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  • Published on 8/9/2018

    Seiler S, Fletcher E, Hassan-Ali K, Weinstein M, Beiser A, Himali JJ, Satizabal CL, Seshadri S, DeCarli C, Maillard P. Cerebral tract integrity relates to white matter hyperintensities, cortex volume, and cognition. Neurobiol Aging. 2018 Dec; 72:14-22. PMID: 30172922.

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  • Published on 3/6/2018

    Pase MP, Himali JJ, Grima NA, Beiser AS, Satizabal CL, Aparicio HJ, Thomas RJ, Gottlieb DJ, Auerbach SH, Seshadri S. Author response: Sleep architecture and the risk of incident dementia in the community. Neurology. 2018 Mar 06; 90(10):487. PMID: 29507137.

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  • Published on 1/17/2018

    Charidimou A, Shams S, Romero JR, Ding J, Veltkamp R, Horstmann S, Eiriksdottir G, van Buchem MA, Gudnason V, Himali JJ, Gurol ME, Viswanathan A, Imaizumi T, Vernooij MW, Seshadri S, Greenberg SM, Benavente OR, Launer LJ, Shoamanesh A. Clinical significance of cerebral microbleeds on MRI: A comprehensive meta-analysis of risk of intracerebral hemorrhage, ischemic stroke, mortality, and dementia in cohort studies (v1). Int J Stroke. 2018 Jul; 13(5):454-468. PMID: 29338604.

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  • Published on 11/29/2017

    Adams S, Conner S, Himali JJ, Beiser A, Vasan RS, Seshadri S, Pase MP. Vascular risk factor burden and new-onset depression in the community. Prev Med. 2018 Jun; 111:348-350. PMID: 29197532.

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  • Published on 10/3/2017

    Pase MP, Westwood AJ, Beiser A, Jain N, DeCarli C, Himali JJ, Auerbach SH, Seshadri S. Author response: Prolonged sleep duration as a marker of early neurodegeneration predicting incident dementia. Neurology. 2017 Oct 03; 89(14):1533. PMID: 28972111.

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  • Published on 9/22/2017

    Nishtala A, Piers RJ, Himali JJ, Beiser AS, Davis-Plourde KL, Saczynski JS, McManus DD, Benjamin EJ, Au R. Atrial fibrillation and cognitive decline in the Framingham Heart Study. Heart Rhythm. 2018 02; 15(2):166-172. PMID: 28943482.

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