Personal profile

Dr. Masdeu trained in Psychiatry at the University of Valencia in Spain and in Neurology at Mt. Sinai Hospital in Chicago. He then served as a Fellow in Neuropathology at Peter Bent Brigham Hospital at Harvard Medical School. He was an Assistant and Associate Professor of Neurology at the Albert Einstein School of Medicine in New York, and has served as a Professor and Chair of Neurology at New York Medical College. Dr. Masdeu became a Professor and Chair of Neurology and Neuroscience at the University of Navarre Medical School in Pamplona, Spain. From 2008-2014, Dr. Masdeu was a senior staff physician and scientist in the Section of Integrative Neuroimaging of the Clinical Brain Disorders Branch at the National Institutes of Health. He is chairman of the Neuroimaging Research Group of the World Federation of Neurology. He has been a director of the American Academy of Neurology and president of the American Society of Neuroimaging. Since 2007, he has been Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Neuroimaging. He is the author of 144 peer-reviewed papers, 62 book chapters, and seven books, including Localization in Clinical Neurology, a standard in the field, now in its 6th edition. Dr. Masdeu joined the Houston Methodist Research Institute in 2014. 

Research interests

Dr. Masdeu’s main areas of research have been the following:

-Clarifying the neurobiology of Alzheimer’s disease and other neurodegenerative disorders
-Using spontaneous lesion models and/or imaging to map the localization of function in the human brain
-Developing novel neuroimaging signs and implementing neuroimaging as a biomarker of neurological disease

Keywords

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  • Alzheimer’s disease, Brain lesions, Neuroimaging, Psychoses, Beta-amyloid

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Neuroimaging
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Brain
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Single-Photon Emission-Computed Tomography
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Magnetic Resonance Imaging
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Alzheimer Disease
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Brain Diseases
Concept: Brain Diseases
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Positron-Emission Tomography
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Tomography
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Dementia
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Multiple Sclerosis
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Journals

Neurology

ISSNs: 0028-3878, 1526-632X

Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

Journal

32

Radiology

ISSNs: 0033-8419

Radiological Society of North America Inc.

Journal

17

Journal of Neuroimaging

ISSNs: 1051-2284

Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1552-6569

Wiley

Journal

15

Archives of Neurology

ISSNs: 0003-9942

American Medical Association

Journal

10

Annals of Neurology

ISSNs: 0364-5134

Wiley

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10
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Shared Pub. Internal Organizations

Neurological Institute

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Department of Systems Medicine & Bioengineering

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1
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Shared Pub. External Organizations

St. Vincent's Medical Center

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25

Univ. of Navarra School of Medicine

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Clinica Universitaria de Navarra

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NIMH

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9

Montefiore Medical Center

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Shared Pub. Internal co-authors

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Shared Pub. External co-authors

B. P. Drayer

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L. Tanenbaum

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16

R. E. Anderson

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16

B. Braffman

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16

P. C. Davis

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16
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