Johns Hopkins Medicine

Alzheimer's Disease Research Center

Dr. Lyketsos

Constantine G. Lyketsos, M.D., M.H.S.

ADRC Associate Director
Clinical Core Leader
Education Core Co-Leader
E-mail: kostas@jhmi.edu

Dr. Lyketsos is the Elizabeth Plank Althouse Professor for Alzheimer's Research. He is the Chair of Psychiatry at the Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center.

Dr. Lyketsos' research interests include the epidemiology of dementia, the epidemiology and treatment of neuropsychiatric disorders in dementia, and the etiology and effect of mood disorders occurring in patients with Alzheimer's.


Publications

  • Kales H, Lyketsos C, Miller E, Ballard C. Management of behavioral and psychological symptoms in people with Alzheimer's disease: An international Delphi consensus. Int Psychogeriatr 2018; 2: 1-8.
  • Weintraub D, Drye LT, Porsteinsson AP, Rosenberg PB, Pollock BG, Devanand DP, Frangakis C, Ismail Z, Marano C, Meinert CL, Mintzer JE, Munro CA, Pelton G, Rabins PV, Schneider LS, Shade DM, Yesavage J, Lyketsos CG. Time to response to citalopram treatment for agitation in Alzheimer disease. Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 2015; 23: 1127-1133.
  • Porsteinsson AP, Drye LT, Pollock BG, Devanand DP, Frangakis C, Ismail Z, Marano C, Meinert CL, Mintzer JE, Munro CA, Pelton G, Rabins PV, Rosenberg PB, Schneider LS, Shade DM, Weintraub D, Yesavage J, Lyketsos CG. Effect of citalopram on agitation in Alzheimer disease: the CitAD randomized clinical trial. JAMA. 2014; 311: 682-691.
  • Trzepacz PT, Cummings J, Konechnik T, Forrester TD, Chang C, Dennehy EB, Willis BA, Shuler C, Tabas LB, Lyketsos C. Mibampator (LY451395) randomized clinical trial for agitation/aggression in Alzheimer's disease. Int Psychogeriatr. 2013; 25: 707-719.

Appointments

Primary Appointment in Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences