Babak Hooshmand


PhD, Medicine, associated to ARC


babak.hooshmand@ki.se
KI Profile page: http://ki.se/en/people/babhoo

289bbBabak Hooshmand is currently completing his clinical specialization in neurology in Germany. After finishing the medical school, Babak received his MPH at Karolinska Institute. He then joined the Aging Research Center for his PhD studies, which he finished in 2013. During his residency in neurology, Babak has continued his collaboration with the Aging Research Center. His major research interests include the impact of modifiable risk factors on dementia, stroke, cognitive performance, and structural brain changes in population-based as well as clinical-based studies.

Selected publications

Knopman DS, Hooshmand B. Cerebrovascular disease affects brain structural integrity long before clinically overt strokes. Neurology. 2017 Jul 11;89(2):110-111.

Hooshmand B, Mangialasche F, Kalpouzos G, Solomon A, Kåreholt I, Smith AD, Refsum H, Wang R, Mühlmann M, Ertl-Wagner B, Laukka EJ, Bäckman L, Fratiglioni L, Kivipelto M. Association of Vitamin B12, Folate, and Sulfur Amino Acids With Brain Magnetic Resonance Imaging Measures in Older Adults: A Longitudinal Population-Based Study. JAMA Psychiatry. 2016 Jun 1;73(6):606-13.

Solomon A, Mangialasche F, Richard E, Andrieu S, Bennett DA, Breteler M, Fratiglioni L, Hooshmand B, Khachaturian AS, Schneider LS, Skoog I, Kivipelto M. Advances in the prevention of Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. J Intern Med. 2014 Mar;275(3):229-50.

Hooshmand B, Lökk J, Solomon A, Mangialasche F, Miralbell J, Spulber G, Annerbo S, Andreasen N, Winblad B, Cedazo-Minguez A, Wahlund LO, Kivipelto M. Vitamin D in relation to cognitive impairment, CSF biomarkers, and brain volumes. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2014 Sep;69(9):1132-8.

Hooshmand B, Polvikoski T, Kivipelto M, Tanskanen M, Myllykangas L, Erkinjuntti T, Mäkelä M, Oinas M, Paetau A, Scheltens P, van Straaten E.C.W, Sulkava R, Solomon A. Plasma homocysteine, Alzheimer and cerebrovascular pathology: a population-based autopsy study. Brain. 2013 Sep;136(Pt 9):2707-16.

Hooshmand B, Solomon A, Kåreholt I, Rusanen M, Hänninen T, Leiviskä J, Winblad B, Laatikainen T, Soininen H, Kivipelto M. Associations between serum homocysteine, holotranscobalamin, folate and cognition in the elderly: a longitudinal study. J Intern Med. 2012 Feb;271(2):204-12.

Hooshmand B, Solomon A, Kåreholt I, Leviskä J, Rusanen M, Ahtiluoto S, Winblad B, Laatikainen T, Soininen H, Kivipelto M. Homocysteine and holotranscobalamin and the risk of Alzheimer’s disease: a longitudinal study. Neurology. 2010;75:1408–1414.

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