Maurice Dysken

Professor Emeritus, Department of Psychiatry

Professor Emeritus, Department of Psychiatry


MD, MD, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine (1968)

Internship, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Rotating (1969)

Residency, Psychiatry, University of Chicago (1975)

Guest Scientist, NIH Clinical Center, NIMH, Laboratory of Clinical Science, Unit on Geriatric Psychopharmacology, (1991)

Summary

Professional Associations

Research Scientist, Minneapolis VA Health Care System

Research

Research Funding Grants

Dr. Dysken is a co-investigator on the following active grants:

  1. "Aerobic Exercise in Alzheimer's Disease: Cognition and Hippocampal Volume Effects (The FIT-AD Trial)" with Fang Yu (PI), NIA, 8/13-7/18.
  2. “Treatment of Clinical Alzheimer’s-type Dementia (CATD) and Diagnosis of CATD and Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI)” with Howard Fink (PI), Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), 3/11/18 to 5/7/19.

Publications

  • Guarino, P.D, Vertrees, J.E., Asthana, S., Sano, M., Llorente, M., Pallaki, M., Love, S., Schellenberg, G.D. and Dysken, M.W.: Measuring informed consent capacity in an Alzheimer’s disease clinical trial. Alzheimer's & Dementia: Translational Research & Clinical Interventions 2:258-266, 2016.
  • Fink H.A., Hemmy L.S., MacDonald R., Carlyle M.H., Olson C.M., Dysken M.W., McCarten J.R., Kane R.L., Garcia S.A., Rutks I.R., Ouellette J., and Wilt T.J.: Intermediate and long-term cognitive outcomes after cardiovascular procedures in older adults: A systematic review.Ann Intern Med 163:107-117, 2015.
  • Hanlon, J.T., Aspinall, S.L., Handler, S.M., Gellad, W.F., Stone, R.A., Semla, T.P., Pugh, M.J.V., and Dysken, M.W.: Potentially Suboptimal Prescribing for Older Veteran Nursing Home Patients with Dementia. The Annals of Pharmacotherapy 49:20-28, 2015.
  • Yu, F., Bronas, U.G., Konety, S., Nelson, N.W., Dysken, M., Jack Jr., C., Wyman, J.F., Vock, D., and Smith, G.: Effects of aerobic exercise on cognition and hippocampal volume in Alzheimer’s disease: Study protocol of a randomized controlled trial (The FIT-AD Trial). Trials 15:394, 2014.
  • Fink HA, Hemmy LS, MacDonald R, Carlyle MH, Olson CM, Dysken MW, McCarten JR, Kane RL, Rutks IR, Wilt TJ.Cognitive outcomes after cardiovascular procedures in older adults: A systematic review.(Prepared by the Minnesota Evidence-based Practice Center under Contract No. HHSA 290-2007-10064.) AHRQ Technology Assessment Program Systematic Review. Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. November 2014. PMID: 25905147.
  • Dysken, M.W.; Sano, M.; Asthana, S.; Vertrees, J.E.; Pallaki, M.; Llorente, M.; Love, S.; Schellenberg, G.D.; McCarten, J.R.; Malphurs, J.; Prieto, S.; Chen, P.; Loreck, D.J.; Trapp, G.; Bakshi, R.S.; Mintzer, J.E.; Heidebrink, J.L.; Vidal-Cardona, A.; Arroyo, L.M.; Cruz, A.R.; Zachariah, S.; Kowall, N.W.; Chopra, M.P.; Craft, S.; Thielke, S.; Turvey, C.L.; Woodman, C.; Monnell, K.A.; Gordon, K.; Tomaska, J.; Segal, Y.; Peduzzi, P.N.; and Guarino, P.D: Vitamin E and memantine in Alzheimer’s disease: The TEAM-AD VA Cooperative Study. JAMA 311;33-44, 2014.
  • Dysken, M.W.; Guarino, P.D.; Vertrees, J.E.; Asthana, S.; Sano, M.; Llorente, M.; Pallaki, M.; Love, S.; Schellenberg, G.D.; McCarten, J.R.; Malphurs, J.; Prieto, S.; Chen, P.; Loreck, D.J.; Carney, S.; Trapp, G.; Bakshi, R.S.; Mintzer, J.E.; Heidebrink, J.L.; Vidal-Cardona, A.; Arroyo, L.M.; Cruz, A.R.; Kowall, N.W.; Chopra, M.P.; Craft, S.; Thielke, S.; Turvey, C.L.; Woodman, C.; Monnell, K.A.; Gordon, K.; Tomaska, J. and Vatassery, G.: Vitamin E and memantine in Alzheimer’s disease: Clinical trial methods and baseline data. Alzheimer’s & Dementia 10:36-44, 2014