Johns Hopkins Medicine

Alzheimer's Disease Research Center

Jason Brandt, Ph.D.

Jason Brandt, Ph.D.

Associated Investigator

Dr. Brandt is a Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, and Director of the Division of Medical Psychology in the School of Medicine. He is also Director of the Cortical Function Laboratory at the Johns Hopkins Hospital.

Dr. Brandt's research focuses on the neuropsychology of memory and other cognitive disorders as they appear in Alzheimer's disease, Huntington's disease, and other dementia syndromes. He has also investigated the cognitive changes associated with epilepsy and its treatments, the psychological consequences of genetic testing for neuropsychiatric disorders, and improved methods for neuropsychological assessment.


  • Cohen ML, Aita S, Mari Z, Brandt J. The unique and combined effects of apathy and depression on cognition in Parkinson's disease. J Parkinsons Dis 2015; 5: 351-359.
  • Razlighi QR, Stallard E, Brandt J, Blacker D, Albert M, Scarmeas N, Kinosian B, Yashin AI, Stern Y. A new algorithm for predicting time to disease endpoints in Alzheimer's disease patients. 2014 J Alzheimers Dis 2014; 38: 661-668.
  • Brandt J, Blehar J, Anderson A, Gross A. Further validation of the internet-based dementia risk assessment. J Alzheimers Dis 2014: 41; 937-945.
  • Gross A, Brandt J, Bandeen-Roche K, Carlson M, Stuart E, Marsiske M, Rebok G. Do older adults use the method of loci? Results from the ACTIVE study. Exp Aging Res 2014; 40: 140-163.
  • Reckess G, Brandt J, Luis C, Zandi P, Martin B, Breitner J. Screening by telephone in the Alzheimer's Disease Anti-Inflammatory Prevention Trial. J Alzheimers Dis 2013; 36: 433-443.
  • Aretouli E, Okonkwo O, Samek J, Brandt J. The fate of the 0.5s: predictors of 2-year outcome in mild cognitive impairment. J Int Neuropsychol Soc 2011 17: 277-288.