Jayandra J. Himali, PhD

Assistant Professor, Neurology

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

Biography

Jayandra Himali, PhD, is an Assistant Professor of Neurology at Boston University School of Medicine, a Center Faculty Member of the Framingham Heart Study, and a Research Assistant Professor of Biostatistics at the Boston University School of Public Health. For his medical career 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 Boston and San Diego Chapters of ASA, and the Alzheimer’s Association International Society to Advance Alzheimer’s Research and Treatment (ISTAART). He currently receives support for his paper “Temporal Trends, Novel Imaging and Molecular Characterization of Preclinical and Clinical Alzheimer Disease in the Framingham Cohorts.”

Other Positions

  • Research 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 7/11/2018

    Story Jovanova O, Nedeljkovic I, Derek S, 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 Jul 11. PMID: 29998287.

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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 Feb; 15(2):166-172. PMID: 28943482.

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  • Published on 8/23/2017

    Pase MP, Himali JJ, Grima NA, Beiser AS, Satizabal CL, Aparicio HJ, Thomas RJ, Gottlieb DJ, Auerbach SH, Seshadri S. Sleep architecture and the risk of incident dementia in the community. Neurology. 2017 Sep 19; 89(12):1244-1250. PMID: 28835407.

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  • Published on 8/17/2017

    Cooper LL, Himali JJ, Torjesen A, Tsao CW, Beiser A, Hamburg NM, DeCarli C, Vasan RS, Seshadri S, Pase MP, Mitchell GF. Inter-Relations of Orthostatic Blood Pressure Change, Aortic Stiffness, and Brain Structure and Function in Young Adults. J Am Heart Assoc. 2017 Aug 17; 6(8). PMID: 28862943.

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  • Published on 8/7/2017

    Pase MP, Himali JJ, Seshadri S, Jacques PF. Response by Pase et al to Letter Regarding Article, "Sweetened Beverages and the Risks of Incident Stroke and Dementia". Stroke. 2017 09; 48(9):e269. PMID: 28784919.

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  • Published on 7/18/2017

    Pase MP, Himali JJ, Beiser A, Seshadri S, Jacques PF. Response by Pase et al to Letters Regarding Article, "Sugar- and Artificially Sweetened Beverages and the Risks of Incident Stroke and Dementia. A Prospective Cohort Study". Stroke. 2017 Jul 18. PMID: 28720657.

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