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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. Sanjay Asthana earned his medical degree from the University of Delhi in India and completed his residency at the University of Saskatchewan School of Medicine in Saskatchewan, Canada. His research interests include the therapeutic potential of estrogen and raloxifene for postmenopausal women with Alzheimer's Disease (AD) and Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI).

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UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Medicine

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Geriatric Medicine
Fellowship The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
Residency University of Saskatchewan College of Medicine, Saskatchewan, Canada
Internship Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi, India
Medical School University of Delhi, India

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PubMed Articles
Zuelsdorff M Larson JL Hunt JFV Kim AJ Koscik RL Buckingham WR Gleason CE Johnson SC Asthana S Rissman RA Bendlin BB Kind AJH The Area Deprivation Index: A novel tool for harmonizable risk assessment in Alzheimer's disease research. Alzheimers Dement (N Y) . 2020;6(1):e12039
[PubMed ID: 32548238]
Vogt NM Hunt JF Adluru N Dean DC Johnson SC Asthana S Yu JJ Alexander AL Bendlin BB Cortical Microstructural Alterations in Mild Cognitive Impairment and Alzheimer's Disease Dementia. Cereb Cortex . 2020 May 14;30(5):2948-2960
[PubMed ID: 31833550]
Suver CM Hamann JK Chin EM Goldstein FC Blazel HM Manzanares CM Doerr MJ Asthana SJ Mangravite LM Levey AI Lah JJ Edwards DF Informed Consent in Two Alzheimer's Disease Research Centers: Insights From Research Coordinators. AJOB Empir Bioeth . 2020 Apr-Jun;11(2):114-124
[PubMed ID: 32175821]
Hunt JFV Buckingham W Kim AJ Oh J Vogt NM Jonaitis EM Hunt TK Zuelsdorff M Powell R Norton D Rissman RA Asthana S Okonkwo OC Johnson SC Kind AJH Bendlin BB Association of Neighborhood-Level Disadvantage With Cerebral and Hippocampal Volume. JAMA Neurol . 2020 Apr 1;77(4):451-460
[PubMed ID: 31904767]
Koscik RL Betthauser TJ Jonaitis EM Allison SL Clark LR Hermann BP Cody KA Engle JW Barnhart TE Stone CK Chin NA Carlsson CM Asthana S Christian BT Johnson SC Amyloid duration is associated with preclinical cognitive decline and tau PET. Alzheimers Dement (Amst) . 2020;12(1):e12007
[PubMed ID: 32211502]
Betthauser TJ Koscik RL Jonaitis EM Allison SL Cody KA Erickson CM Rowley HA Stone CK Mueller KD Clark LR Carlsson CM Chin NA Asthana S Christian BT Johnson SC Amyloid and tau imaging biomarkers explain cognitive decline from late middle-age. Brain . 2020 Jan 1;143(1):320-335
[PubMed ID: 31886494]
Clark LR Zuelsdorff M Norton D Johnson SC Wyman MF Hancock LM Carlsson CM Asthana S Flowers-Benton S Gleason CE Johnson HM Association of Cardiovascular Risk Factors with Cerebral Perfusion in Whites and African Americans. J Alzheimers Dis . 2020;75(2):649-660
[PubMed ID: 32310160]
Hamilton RKB Phelan CH Chin NA Wyman MF Lambrou N Cobb N Kind AJH Blazel H Asthana S Gleason CE The U-ARE Protocol: A Pragmatic Approach to Decisional Capacity Assessment for Clinical Research. J Alzheimers Dis . 2020;73(2):431-442
[PubMed ID: 31868663]
Gleason CE Norton D Zuelsdorff M Benton SF Wyman MF Nystrom N Lambrou N Salazar H Koscik RL Jonaitis E Carter F Harris B Gee A Chin N Ketchum F Johnson SC Edwards DF Carlsson CM Kukull W Asthana S Association between enrollment factors and incident cognitive impairment in Blacks and Whites: Data from the Alzheimer's Disease Center. Alzheimers Dement . 2019 Dec;15(12):1533-1545
[PubMed ID: 31601516]
Gepner AD Lazar K Hulle CV Korcarz CE Asthana S Carlsson CM Effects of Simvastatin on Augmentation Index Are Transient: Outcomes From a Randomized Controlled Trial. J Am Heart Assoc . 2019 Oct 15;8(20):e009792
[PubMed ID: 31607205]
Miller VM Naftolin F Asthana S Black DM Brinton EA Budoff MJ Cedars MI Dowling NM Gleason CE Hodis HN Jayachandran M Kantarci K Lobo RA Manson JE Pal L Santoro NF Taylor HS Harman SM The Kronos Early Estrogen Prevention Study (KEEPS): what have we learned? Menopause . 2019 Sep;26(9):1071-1084
[PubMed ID: 31453973]
Kunkle BW Grenier-Boley B Sims R Bis JC Damotte V Naj AC Boland A Vronskaya M van der Lee SJ Amlie-Wolf A Bellenguez C Frizatti A Chouraki V Martin ER Sleegers K Badarinarayan N Jakobsdottir J Hamilton-Nelson KL Moreno-Grau S Olaso R Raybould R Chen Y Kuzma AB Hiltunen M Morgan T Ahmad S Vardarajan BN Epelbaum J Hoffmann P Boada M Beecham GW Garnier JG Harold D Fitzpatrick AL Valladares O Moutet ML Gerrish A Smith AV Qu L Bacq D Denning N Jian X Zhao Y Del Zompo M Fox NC Choi SH Mateo I Hughes JT Adams HH Malamon J Sanchez-Garcia F Patel Y Brody JA Dombroski BA Naranjo MCD Daniilidou M Eiriksdottir G Mukherjee S Wallon D Uphill J Aspelund T Cantwell LB Garzia F Galimberti D Hofer E Butkiewicz M Fin B Scarpini E Sarnowski C Bush WS Meslage S Kornhuber J White CC Song Y Barber RC Engelborghs S Sordon S Voijnovic D Adams PM Vandenberghe R Mayhaus M Cupples LA Albert MS De Deyn PP Gu W Himali JJ Beekly D Squassina A Hartmann AM Orellana A Blacker D Rodriguez-Rodriguez E Lovestone S Garcia ME Doody RS Munoz-Fernadez C Sussams R Lin H Fairchild TJ Benito YA Holmes C Karamujić-Čomić H Frosch MP Thonberg H Maier W Roshchupkin G Ghetti B Giedraitis V Kawalia A Li S Huebinger RM Kilander L Moebus S Hernández I Kamboh MI Brundin R Turton J Yang Q Katz MJ Concari L Lord J Beiser AS Keene CD Helisalmi S Kloszewska I Kukull WA Koivisto AM Lynch A Tarraga L Larson EB Haapasalo A Lawlor B Mosley TH Lipton RB Solfrizzi V Gill M Longstreth WT Jr Montine TJ Frisardi V Diez-Fairen M Rivadeneira F Petersen RC Deramecourt V Alvarez I Salani F Ciaramella A Boerwinkle E Reiman EM Fievet N Rotter JI Reisch JS Hanon O Cupidi C Uitterlinden AGA Royall DR Dufouil C Maletta RG de Rojas I Sano M Brice A Cecchetti R George-Hyslop PS Ritchie K Tsolaki M Tsuang DW Dubois B Craig D Wu CK Soininen H Avramidou D Albin RL Fratiglioni L Germanou A Apostolova LG Keller L Koutroumani M Arnold SE Panza F Gkatzima O Asthana S Hannequin D Whitehead P Atwood CS Caffarra P Hampel H Quintela I Carracedo � Lannfelt L Rubinsztein DC Barnes LL Pasquier F Frölich L Barral S McGuinness B Beach TG Johnston JA Becker JT Passmore P Bigio EH Schott JM Bird TD Warren JD Boeve BF Lupton MK Bowen JD Proitsi P Boxer A Powell JF Burke JR Kauwe JSK Burns JM Mancuso M Buxbaum JD Bonuccelli U Cairns NJ McQuillin A Cao C Livingston G Carlson CS Bass NJ Carlsson CM Hardy J Carney RM Bras J Carrasquillo MM Guerreiro R Allen M Chui HC Fisher E Masullo C Crocco EA DeCarli C Bisceglio G Dick M Ma L Duara R Graff-Radford NR Evans DA Hodges A Faber KM Scherer M Fallon KB Riemenschneider M Fardo DW Heun R Farlow MR Kölsch H Ferris S Leber M Foroud TM Heuser I Galasko DR Giegling I Gearing M Hüll M Geschwind DH Gilbert JR Morris J Green RC Mayo K Growdon JH Feulner T Hamilton RL Harrell LE Drichel D Honig LS Cushion TD Huentelman MJ Hollingworth P Hulette CM Hyman BT Marshall R Jarvik GP Meggy A Abner E Menzies GE Jin LW Leonenko G Real LM Jun GR Baldwin CT Grozeva D Karydas A Russo G Kaye JA Kim R Jessen F Kowall NW Vellas B Kramer JH Vardy E LaFerla FM Jöckel KH Lah JJ Dichgans M Leverenz JB Mann D Levey AI Pickering-Brown S Lieberman AP Klopp N Lunetta KL Wichmann HE Lyketsos CG Morgan K Marson DC Brown K Martiniuk F Medway C Mash DC Nöthen MM Masliah E Hooper NM McCormick WC Daniele A McCurry SM Bayer A McDavid AN Gallacher J McKee AC van den Bussche H Mesulam M Brayne C Miller BL Riedel-Heller S Miller CA Miller JW Al-Chalabi A Morris JC Shaw CE Myers AJ Wiltfang J O'Bryant S Olichney JM Alvarez V Parisi JE Singleton AB Paulson HL Collinge J Perry WR Mead S Peskind E Cribbs DH Rossor M Pierce A Ryan NS Poon WW Nacmias B Potter H Sorbi S Quinn JF Sacchinelli E Raj A Spalletta G Raskind M Caltagirone C Bossù P Orfei MD Reisberg B Clarke R Reitz C Smith AD Ringman JM Warden D Roberson ED Wilcock G Rogaeva E Bruni AC Rosen HJ Gallo M Rosenberg RN Ben-Shlomo Y Sager MA Mecocci P Saykin AJ Pastor P Cuccaro ML Vance JM Schneider JA Schneider LS Slifer S Seeley WW Smith AG Sonnen JA Spina S Stern RA Swerdlow RH Tang M Tanzi RE Trojanowski JQ Troncoso JC Van Deerlin VM Van Eldik LJ Vinters HV Vonsattel JP Weintraub S Welsh-Bohmer KA Wilhelmsen KC Williamson J Wingo TS Woltjer RL Wright CB Yu CE Yu L Saba Y Alzheimer Disease Genetics Consortium (ADGC). European Alzheimer’s Disease Initiative (EADI). Cohorts for Heart and Aging Research in Genomic Epidemiology Consortium (CHARGE). Genetic and Environmental Risk in AD/Defining Genetic, Polygenic and Environmental Risk for Alzheimer’s Disease Consortium (GERAD/PERADES). Pilotto A Bullido MJ Peters O Crane PK Bennett D Bosco P Coto E Boccardi V De Jager PL Lleo A Warner N Lopez OL Ingelsson M Deloukas P Cruchaga C Graff C Gwilliam R Fornage M Goate AM Sanchez-Juan P Kehoe PG Amin N Ertekin-Taner N Berr C Debette S Love S Launer LJ Younkin SG Dartigues JF Corcoran C Ikram MA Dickson DW Nicolas G Campion D Tschanz J Schmidt H Hakonarson H Clarimon J Munger R Schmidt R Farrer LA Van Broeckhoven C O'Donovan MC DeStefano AL Jones L Haines JL Deleuze JF Owen MJ Gudnason V Mayeux R Escott-Price V Psaty BM Ramirez A Wang LS Ruiz A van Duijn CM Holmans PA Seshadri S Williams J Amouyel P Schellenberg GD Lambert JC Pericak-Vance MA Author Correction: Genetic meta-analysis of diagnosed Alzheimer's disease identifies new risk loci and implicates Aβ, tau, immunity and lipid processing. Nat Genet . 2019 Sep;51(9):1423-1424
[PubMed ID: 31417202]
O'Grady JP Dean DC 3rd Yang KL Canda CM Hoscheidt SM Starks EJ Merluzzi A Hurley S Davenport NJ Okonkwo OC Anderson RM Asthana S Johnson SC Alexander AL Bendlin BB Elevated Insulin and Insulin Resistance are Associated with Altered Myelin in Cognitively Unimpaired Middle-Aged Adults. Obesity (Silver Spring) . 2019 Sep;27(9):1464-1471
[PubMed ID: 31314172]
Johnson SC Asthana S Predicting Risk for Dementia: Is It Ready for the Clinic? Am J Psychiatry . 2019 Jul 1;176(7):501-502
[PubMed ID: 31256623]
Erickson CM Schultz SA Oh JM Darst BF Ma Y Norton D Betthauser T Gallagher CL Carlsson CM Bendlin BB Asthana S Hermann BP Sager MA Blennow K Zetterberg H Engelman CD Christian BT Johnson SC Dubal DB Okonkwo OC <i>KLOTHO</i> heterozygosity attenuates <i>APOE4</i>-related amyloid burden in preclinical AD. Neurology . 2019 Apr 16;92(16):e1878-e1889
[PubMed ID: 30867273]
Merluzzi AP Vogt NM Norton D Jonaitis E Clark LR Carlsson CM Johnson SC Asthana S Blennow K Zetterberg H Bendlin BB Differential effects of neurodegeneration biomarkers on subclinical cognitive decline. Alzheimers Dement (N Y) . 2019;5:129-138
[PubMed ID: 31011623]
Soldan A Pettigrew C Fagan AM Schindler SE Moghekar A Fowler C Li QX Collins SJ Carlsson C Asthana S Masters CL Johnson S Morris JC Albert M Gross AL ATN profiles among cognitively normal individuals and longitudinal cognitive outcomes. Neurology . 2019 Apr 2;92(14):e1567-e1579
[PubMed ID: 30842300]
Dougherty RJ Boots EA Lindheimer JB Stegner AJ Van Riper S Edwards DF Gallagher CL Carlsson CM Rowley HA Bendlin BB Asthana S Hermann BP Sager MA Johnson SC Okonkwo OC Cook DB Fitness, independent of physical activity is associated with cerebral blood flow in adults at risk for Alzheimer's disease. Brain Imaging Behav . 2019 Mar 9;
[PubMed ID: 30852709]
Clark LR Koscik RL Allison SL Berman SE Norton D Carlsson CM Betthauser TJ Bendlin BB Christian BT Chin NA Asthana S Johnson SC Hypertension and obesity moderate the relationship between β-amyloid and cognitive decline in midlife. Alzheimers Dement . 2019 Mar;15(3):418-428
[PubMed ID: 30367828]
Kunkle BW Grenier-Boley B Sims R Bis JC Damotte V Naj AC Boland A Vronskaya M van der Lee SJ Amlie-Wolf A Bellenguez C Frizatti A Chouraki V Martin ER Sleegers K Badarinarayan N Jakobsdottir J Hamilton-Nelson KL Moreno-Grau S Olaso R Raybould R Chen Y Kuzma AB Hiltunen M Morgan T Ahmad S Vardarajan BN Epelbaum J Hoffmann P Boada M Beecham GW Garnier JG Harold D Fitzpatrick AL Valladares O Moutet ML Gerrish A Smith AV Qu L Bacq D Denning N Jian X Zhao Y Del Zompo M Fox NC Choi SH Mateo I Hughes JT Adams HH Malamon J Sanchez-Garcia F Patel Y Brody JA Dombroski BA Naranjo MCD Daniilidou M Eiriksdottir G Mukherjee S Wallon D Uphill J Aspelund T Cantwell LB Garzia F Galimberti D Hofer E Butkiewicz M Fin B Scarpini E Sarnowski C Bush WS Meslage S Kornhuber J White CC Song Y Barber RC Engelborghs S Sordon S Voijnovic D Adams PM Vandenberghe R Mayhaus M Cupples LA Albert MS De Deyn PP Gu W Himali JJ Beekly D Squassina A Hartmann AM Orellana A Blacker D Rodriguez-Rodriguez E Lovestone S Garcia ME Doody RS Munoz-Fernadez C Sussams R Lin H Fairchild TJ Benito YA Holmes C Karamujić-Čomić H Frosch MP Thonberg H Maier W Roshchupkin G Ghetti B Giedraitis V Kawalia A Li S Huebinger RM Kilander L Moebus S Hernández I Kamboh MI Brundin R Turton J Yang Q Katz MJ Concari L Lord J Beiser AS Keene CD Helisalmi S Kloszewska I Kukull WA Koivisto AM Lynch A Tarraga L Larson EB Haapasalo A Lawlor B Mosley TH Lipton RB Solfrizzi V Gill M Longstreth WT Jr Montine TJ Frisardi V Diez-Fairen M Rivadeneira F Petersen RC Deramecourt V Alvarez I Salani F Ciaramella A Boerwinkle E Reiman EM Fievet N Rotter JI Reisch JS Hanon O Cupidi C Andre Uitterlinden AG Royall DR Dufouil C Maletta RG de Rojas I Sano M Brice A Cecchetti R George-Hyslop PS Ritchie K Tsolaki M Tsuang DW Dubois B Craig D Wu CK Soininen H Avramidou D Albin RL Fratiglioni L Germanou A Apostolova LG Keller L Koutroumani M Arnold SE Panza F Gkatzima O Asthana S Hannequin D Whitehead P Atwood CS Caffarra P Hampel H Quintela I Carracedo � Lannfelt L Rubinsztein DC Barnes LL Pasquier F Frölich L Barral S McGuinness B Beach TG Johnston JA Becker JT Passmore P Bigio EH Schott JM Bird TD Warren JD Boeve BF Lupton MK Bowen JD Proitsi P Boxer A Powell JF Burke JR Kauwe JSK Burns JM Mancuso M Buxbaum JD Bonuccelli U Cairns NJ McQuillin A Cao C Livingston G Carlson CS Bass NJ Carlsson CM Hardy J Carney RM Bras J Carrasquillo MM Guerreiro R Allen M Chui HC Fisher E Masullo C Crocco EA DeCarli C Bisceglio G Dick M Ma L Duara R Graff-Radford NR Evans DA Hodges A Faber KM Scherer M Fallon KB Riemenschneider M Fardo DW Heun R Farlow MR Kölsch H Ferris S Leber M Foroud TM Heuser I Galasko DR Giegling I Gearing M Hüll M Geschwind DH Gilbert JR Morris J Green RC Mayo K Growdon JH Feulner T Hamilton RL Harrell LE Drichel D Honig LS Cushion TD Huentelman MJ Hollingworth P Hulette CM Hyman BT Marshall R Jarvik GP Meggy A Abner E Menzies GE Jin LW Leonenko G Real LM Jun GR Baldwin CT Grozeva D Karydas A Russo G Kaye JA Kim R Jessen F Kowall NW Vellas B Kramer JH Vardy E LaFerla FM Jöckel KH Lah JJ Dichgans M Leverenz JB Mann D Levey AI Pickering-Brown S Lieberman AP Klopp N Lunetta KL Wichmann HE Lyketsos CG Morgan K Marson DC Brown K Martiniuk F Medway C Mash DC Nöthen MM Masliah E Hooper NM McCormick WC Daniele A McCurry SM Bayer A McDavid AN Gallacher J McKee AC van den Bussche H Mesulam M Brayne C Miller BL Riedel-Heller S Miller CA Miller JW Al-Chalabi A Morris JC Shaw CE Myers AJ Wiltfang J O'Bryant S Olichney JM Alvarez V Parisi JE Singleton AB Paulson HL Collinge J Perry WR Mead S Peskind E Cribbs DH Rossor M Pierce A Ryan NS Poon WW Nacmias B Potter H Sorbi S Quinn JF Sacchinelli E Raj A Spalletta G Raskind M Caltagirone C Bossù P Orfei MD Reisberg B Clarke R Reitz C Smith AD Ringman JM Warden D Roberson ED Wilcock G Rogaeva E Bruni AC Rosen HJ Gallo M Rosenberg RN Ben-Shlomo Y Sager MA Mecocci P Saykin AJ Pastor P Cuccaro ML Vance JM Schneider JA Schneider LS Slifer S Seeley WW Smith AG Sonnen JA Spina S Stern RA Swerdlow RH Tang M Tanzi RE Trojanowski JQ Troncoso JC Van Deerlin VM Van Eldik LJ Vinters HV Vonsattel JP Weintraub S Welsh-Bohmer KA Wilhelmsen KC Williamson J Wingo TS Woltjer RL Wright CB Yu CE Yu L Saba Y Pilotto A Bullido MJ Peters O Crane PK Bennett D Bosco P Coto E Boccardi V De Jager PL Lleo A Warner N Lopez OL Ingelsson M Deloukas P Cruchaga C Graff C Gwilliam R Fornage M Goate AM Sanchez-Juan P Kehoe PG Amin N Ertekin-Taner N Berr C Debette S Love S Launer LJ Younkin SG Dartigues JF Corcoran C Ikram MA Dickson DW Nicolas G Campion D Tschanz J Schmidt H Hakonarson H Clarimon J Munger R Schmidt R Farrer LA Van Broeckhoven C C O'Donovan M DeStefano AL Jones L Haines JL Deleuze JF Owen MJ Gudnason V Mayeux R Escott-Price V Psaty BM Ramirez A Wang LS Ruiz A van Duijn CM Holmans PA Seshadri S Williams J Amouyel P Schellenberg GD Lambert JC Pericak-Vance MA Alzheimer Disease Genetics Consortium (ADGC),. European Alzheimer’s Disease Initiative (EADI),. Cohorts for Heart and Aging Research in Genomic Epidemiology Consortium (CHARGE),. Genetic and Environmental Risk in AD/Defining Genetic, Polygenic and Environmental Risk for Alzheimer’s Disease Consortium (GERAD/PERADES),. Genetic meta-analysis of diagnosed Alzheimer's disease identifies new risk loci and implicates Aβ, tau, immunity and lipid processing. Nat Genet . 2019 Mar;51(3):414-430
[PubMed ID: 30820047]