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Sevil Yasar, MD, Ph.D.

Associated Investigator
E-mail: [email protected]


  • Wharton W, Anderson A, Hayden KM, Carmichael OT, Clark JM, Luchsinger JA, Espeland M, Yasar S. Effect of renin-angiotensin system antihypertensive medication use on cognitive function in diabetes mellitus with obesity or overweight: an ancillary study to the Action for Health Diabetes (Look AHEAD) Trial. Diabetes Obes Metab. 2022;24: 2443-2453. 
  • Yasar S, Moored KD, Adam A, Zabel F, Chuang YF, Varma VR, Carlson MC. Angiotensin II blood levels are associated with smaller hippocampal and cortical volumes in cognitively normal older adults. J Alzheimers Dis. 2020; 75: 521-529.
  • Yasar S, Varma V, Harris G, Carlson M. Associations of angiotensin conversting enzyme-1 and angiotensin II blood levels and cognitive function. J Alzheimers Dis. 2018; 63: 655-664.
  • Yasar S, Schuchman M, Peters J, Anstey KJ, Carlson MC, Peters R. Relationship between antihypertensive medications and cognitive impairment: Part I. Review of human studies and clinical trials. Curr Hypertens Rep, 2016, 18: 67.


Primary Appointment in Geriatric Medicine