Rhoda Au, PhD

Professor, Anatomy & Neurobiology

(617) 638-4200
72 E. Concord St Housman (R)

Biography

Research interests include cognitive aging, and preclinical and clinical dementia.

Other Positions

  • Professor, Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health
  • Center Faculty Member, Framingham Heart Study

Education

  • University of California, Riverside, PhD
  • Boston University, MBA
  • Pomona College, BA

Publications

  • Published on 10/3/2017

    Bangen KJ, Preis SR, Delano-Wood L, Wolf PA, Libon DJ, Bondi MW, Au R, DeCarli C, Brickman AM. Baseline White Matter Hyperintensities and Hippocampal Volume are Associated With Conversion From Normal Cognition to Mild Cognitive Impairment in the Framingham Offspring Study. Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord. 2017 Oct 03. PMID: 28984639.

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  • Published on 10/1/2017

    Massaro JM, Murabito JM, Au R, Carnahan E, Morgan TS, Murray C, Fisher ES, Nelson EC, Lim SS, D'Agostino RB. Evidence on the Validity of a Comprehensive Health Risk Index and Implications for Ambulatory Care and Population Health Management. J Ambul Care Manage. 2017 Oct/Dec; 40(4):297-304. PMID: 28350635.

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  • Published on 10/1/2017

    Neu SC, Pa J, Kukull W, Beekly D, Kuzma A, Gangadharan P, Wang LS, Romero K, Arneric SP, Redolfi A, Orlandi D, Frisoni GB, Au R, Devine S, Auerbach S, Espinosa A, Boada M, Ruiz A, Johnson SC, Koscik R, Wang JJ, Hsu WC, Chen YL, Toga AW. Apolipoprotein E Genotype and Sex Risk Factors for Alzheimer Disease: A Meta-analysis. JAMA Neurol. 2017 Oct 01; 74(10):1178-1189. PMID: 28846757.

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  • Published on 9/26/2017

    Cherry JD, Stein TD, Tripodis Y, Alvarez VE, Huber BR, Au R, Kiernan PT, Daneshvar DH, Mez J, Solomon TM, Alosco ML, McKee AC. CCL11 is increased in the CNS in chronic traumatic encephalopathy but not in Alzheimer's disease. PLoS One. 2017; 12(9):e0185541. PMID: 28950005.

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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. 2017 Sep 22. PMID: 28943482.

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  • Published on 9/19/2017

    Alosco ML, Kasimis AB, Stamm JM, Chua AS, Baugh CM, Daneshvar DH, Robbins CA, Mariani M, Hayden J, Conneely S, Au R, Torres A, McClean MD, McKee AC, Cantu RC, Mez J, Nowinski CJ, Martin BM, Chaisson CE, Tripodis Y, Stern RA. Age of first exposure to American football and long-term neuropsychiatric and cognitive outcomes. Transl Psychiatry. 2017 Sep 19; 7(9):e1236. PMID: 28926003.

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  • Published on 7/13/2017

    Kim H, Au R, Thomas RJ, Yun CH, Lee SK, Han C, Shin C. Cognitive performance norms from the Korean genome and epidemiology study (KoGES). Int Psychogeriatr. 2017 Nov; 29(11):1909-1924. PMID: 28703093.

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  • Published on 6/13/2017

    Li J, Ogrodnik M, Devine S, Auerbach S, Wolf PA, Au R. Practical risk score for 5-, 10-, and 20-year prediction of dementia in elderly persons: Framingham Heart Study. Alzheimers Dement. 2017 Jun 13. PMID: 28627378.

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  • Published on 5/1/2017

    Kim H, Thomas RJ, Yun CH, Au R, Lee SK, Lee S, Shin C. Association of Mild Obstructive Sleep Apnea With Cognitive Performance, Excessive Daytime Sleepiness, and Quality of Life in the General Population: The Korean Genome and Epidemiology Study (KoGES). Sleep. 2017 May 01; 40(5). PMID: 28329071.

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  • Published on 1/1/2017

    Yun CH, Lee HY, Lee SK, Kim H, Seo HS, Bang SA, Kim SE, Greve DN, Au R, Shin C, Thomas RJ. Amyloid Burden in Obstructive Sleep Apnea. J Alzheimers Dis. 2017; 59(1):21-29. PMID: 28550245.

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