Antonio Convit

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Antonio Convit

Professor, Department of Psychiatry;Professor, Department of Medicine;Professor, Department of Radiology

Contact Info

145 East 32nd Street
New York, NY 10016



— University of Chicago, Medical Education

Research Interests

The impact of obesity and metabolic dysregulation from obesity on cognition and brain integrity

Obesity, fitness, and brain integrity in adolescence
Ross, Naima; Yau, Po Lai; Convit, Antonio
2015-05-14; 1095-8304,Appetite - id: 1571502, year: 2015 JOURNAL ARTICLE

Outcomes of The BODY Project: A Program to Halt Obesity and Its Medical Consequences in High School Students
Sweat, Victoria; Bruzzese, Jean-Marie; Fierman, Arthur; Mangone, Alexander; Siegel, Carole; Laska, Eugene; Convit, Antonio
2015-05-24; 1573-3610,Journal of community health - id: 1591302, year: 2015 JOURNAL ARTICLE

Obesity: Cerebral damage in obesity-associated metabolic syndrome
Rusinek, Henry; Convit, Antonio
2014-08-26; 1759-5029,Nature reviews. Endocrinology - id: 1141612, year: 2014 JOURNAL ARTICLE

Cerebral perfusion in insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes
Rusinek, Henry; Ha, Jenny; Yau, Po Lai; Storey, Pippa; Tirsi, Aziz; Tsui, Wai Hon; Frosch, Olivia; Azova, Svetlana; Convit, Antonio
2014-10-17; 0271-678x,Journal of cerebral blood flow & metabolism - id: 1307522, year: 2014 JOURNAL ARTICLE

BMI Modulates Calorie-Dependent Dopamine Changes in Accumbens from Glucose Intake
Wang, Gene-Jack; Tomasi, Dardo; Convit, Antonio; Logan, Jean; Wong, Christopher T; Shumay, Elena; Fowler, Joanna S; Volkow, Nora D
2014-07-09; 1932-6203,PLoS one - id: 1066262, year: 2014 Journal Article