Room 312, Sanders-Brown Center On Aging
800 South Limestone Street
Lexington, KY 40536-0230
Neurology, Psychiatry, Psychology, Behavioral Science and Sanders-Brown Center on Aging
Brain-behavior associations in neurological diseases with a focus on (1) early detection of dementia and (2) outcomes of therapeutic interventions in Alzheimer’s disease. Other projects include behavioral and neuroimaging predictors of HIV dementia, Mild Cognitive Impairment, and descriptions of neuropathological changes in brain with advancing age. He has also developed methods for the evaluation of outcomes in the treatment of brain tumors (brain irradiation). Dr. Schmitt participates as an investigator in a number of clinical trials in Alzheimer’s disease and Mild Cognitive Impairment.