Johns Hopkins Medicine

Alzheimer's Disease Research Center

Laura Gitlin, Ph.D.

Associated Investigator


  • Gitlin LN, Piersol CV, Hodgson N, Marx K, Roth DL, Johnston D, Samus Q, Pizzi L, Jutkowitz E, Lyketsos CG. Reducing neuropsychiatric symptoms in persons with dementia and associated burden in family caregivers using tailored activities: design and methods of a randomized clinical trial. Contemp Clin Trials 2016; 49: 92-102.
  • Gitlin LN, Rose K. Factors associated with caregiver readiness to use nonpharmacologic strategies to manage dementia-related behavioral symptoms. Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 2014; 29: 93-102.
  • Gitlin LN, Harris LF, McCoy MC, Chernett NL, Pizzi LT, Jutkowitz E, Hess E, Hauck WW. A home-based intervention to reduce depressive symptoms and improve quality of life in older African Americans: a randomized trial. Ann Intern Med. 2013; 159: 243-252.
  • Gitlin LN, Hodgson N, Piersol CV, Hess E, Hauck WW. Correlates of quality of life for individuals with dementia living at home: The role of home environment, caregiver, and patient-related characteristics. Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2014; 22: 587-597.