Events Calendar

Canceled: Aging Really Matters: New Directions in Understanding Late Life Neuropsychiatric Disorders

Join us on April 3rd when we welcome Contantine Lyketsos, MD from Johns Hopkins University as our Distinguished Scientist Lecture speaker.

Constantine Lyketsos, MD
Elizabeth Plank Althouse Professor and Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, and Chair of Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins University

An active clinician, teacher, and researcher, Dr. Lyketsos was the founding director of the Johns Hopkins Neuropsychiatry Service, which he led for over a decade. He developed one of the largest and most successful academic neuropsychiatry programs in the United States with special expertise in dementia and traumatic brain injury. A world expert in the care and treatment of patients with Alzheimer’s and related dementias (AD), he has carried out pioneering work on the epidemiology and treatment of neuropsychiatric features of AD. His team is developing biomarkers to accelerate treatment development for AD and other forms of brain injury while designing and implementing innovative clinical trials. He leads efforts to ensure the provision of state-of-the-art Dementia Care for people with dementia in the community. Dr. Lyketsos co-leads a Hopkins-wide effort to advance recovery of the wounded warrior and his family. He also serves on the NFL Players Association Mackey-White Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Committee for which he Chairs the Long-Term Outcomes subcommittee. In June 2010 he was Conference Chair of Traumatic Brain injury in Professional Football: An Evidence-Based Perspective sponsored by NFL.

Friday, April 3 at 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Western Psychiatric Hospital, 2nd Floor Auditorium 3811 O'Hara St., Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Canceled: Aging Really Matters: New Directions in Understanding Late Life Neuropsychiatric Disorders

Join us on April 3rd when we welcome Contantine Lyketsos, MD from Johns Hopkins University as our Distinguished Scientist Lecture speaker.

Constantine Lyketsos, MD
Elizabeth Plank Althouse Professor and Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, and Chair of Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins University

An active clinician, teacher, and researcher, Dr. Lyketsos was the founding director of the Johns Hopkins Neuropsychiatry Service, which he led for over a decade. He developed one of the largest and most successful academic neuropsychiatry programs in the United States with special expertise in dementia and traumatic brain injury. A world expert in the care and treatment of patients with Alzheimer’s and related dementias (AD), he has carried out pioneering work on the epidemiology and treatment of neuropsychiatric features of AD. His team is developing biomarkers to accelerate treatment development for AD and other forms of brain injury while designing and implementing innovative clinical trials. He leads efforts to ensure the provision of state-of-the-art Dementia Care for people with dementia in the community. Dr. Lyketsos co-leads a Hopkins-wide effort to advance recovery of the wounded warrior and his family. He also serves on the NFL Players Association Mackey-White Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Committee for which he Chairs the Long-Term Outcomes subcommittee. In June 2010 he was Conference Chair of Traumatic Brain injury in Professional Football: An Evidence-Based Perspective sponsored by NFL.

Friday, April 3 at 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Western Psychiatric Hospital, 2nd Floor Auditorium 3811 O'Hara St., Pittsburgh, PA 15213