Rhoda Au, PhD

Professor, Anatomy & Neurobiology

Rhoda Au
617.358.0089
72 E. Concord St Housman (R)

Biography

Dr. Au’s research interests are focused on aging and dementia, and include relating cardiovascular risk factors, brain MRI measures, and neuropathology to cognitive performance. She is also interested in merging research and technology as the path toward innovative science.

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 10/7/2019

    Mez J, Daneshvar DH, Abdolmohammadi B, Chua AS, Alosco ML, Kiernan PT, Evers L, Marshall L, Martin BM, Palmisano JN, Nowinski CJ, Mahar I, Cherry JD, Alvarez VE, Dwyer B, Huber BR, Stein TD, Goldstein LE, Katz DI, Cantu RC, Au R, Kowall NW, Stern RA, McClean MD, Weuve J, Tripodis Y, McKee AC. Duration of American Football Play and Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy. Ann Neurol. 2019 Oct 07. PMID: 31589352.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 10/2/2019

    Armstrong NM, Bangen KJ, Au R, Gross AL. Associations Between Midlife but not Late-Life, Elevated Coronary Heart Disease Risk and Lower Cognitive Performance: Results From the Framingham Offspring Study. Am J Epidemiol. 2019 Oct 02. PMID: 31576397.

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  • Published on 9/23/2019

    Emrani S, Wasserman V, Matusz E, Miller D, Lamar M, Price CC, Ginsberg TB, Au R, Swenson R, Libon DJ. Visual versus Verbal Working Memory in Statistically Determined Patients with Mild Cognitive Impairment: On behalf of the Consortium for Clinical and Epidemiological Neuropsychological Data Analysis (CENDA). J Int Neuropsychol Soc. 2019 Nov; 25(10):1001-1010. PMID: 31543085.

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  • Published on 8/19/2019

    Au R. Heterogeneity in Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias. Adv Geriatr Med Res. 2019; 1. PMID: 31497779.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 8/5/2019

    Alosco ML, Stein TD, Tripodis Y, Chua AS, Kowall NW, Huber BR, Goldstein LE, Cantu RC, Katz DI, Palmisano JN, Martin B, Cherry JD, Mahar I, Killiany RJ, McClean MD, Au R, Alvarez V, Stern RA, Mez J, McKee AC. Association of White Matter Rarefaction, Arteriolosclerosis, and Tau With Dementia in Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy. JAMA Neurol. 2019 Aug 05. PMID: 31380975.

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  • Published on 8/2/2019

    Zhu H, Tao Q, Ang TFA, Massaro J, Gan Q, Salim S, Zhu RY, Kolachalama VB, Zhang X, Devine S, Auerbach SH, DeCarli C, Au R, Qiu WQ. Association of Plasma Amylin Concentration With Alzheimer Disease and Brain Structure in Older Adults. JAMA Netw Open. 2019 Aug 02; 2(8):e199826. PMID: 31433485.

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  • Published on 7/4/2019

    Gupta A, Preis SR, Beiser AS, Splansky GL, DeCarli CS, Au R, Driver JA. Relationship of Cancer to Brain Aging Markers of Alzheimer's Disease: The Framingham Heart Study. Adv Geriatr Med Res. 2019; 1. PMID: 31355371.

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  • Published on 6/27/2019

    Ang TFA, An N, Ding H, Devine S, Auerbach SH, Massaro J, Joshi P, Liu X, Liu Y, Mahon E, Au R, Lin H. Using data science to diagnose and characterize heterogeneity of Alzheimer's disease. Alzheimers Dement (N Y). 2019; 5:264-271. PMID: 31304232.

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  • Published on 6/6/2019

    Zheng S, Lubin B, Au R, Murabito JM, Benjamin EJ, Shwartz M. Advantages of Continuous-Valued Risk Scores for Predicting Long-Term Costs: The Framingham Coronary Heart Disease 10-Year Risk Score. Adv Geriatr Med Res. 2019; 1(1). PMID: 31448373.

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  • Published on 6/5/2019

    Au R, Ritchie M, Hardy S, Ang TFA, Lin H. Aging Well: Using Precision to Drive Down Costs and Increase Health Quality. Adv Geriatr Med Res. 2019; 1. PMID: 31342014.

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