Antonio Convit

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Antonio Convit, M.D.

Professor; Dir Brain Obesity and Diabetes Lab (BodyLab); Professor of Psychiatry and Medicine
Departments of Psychiatry (Brain-Obesity-Diab), Radiology (Radiology) and Medicine (Medicine)

Contact Info

Address
145 East 32nd Street
Floor 8 Room 811
AAD - 145 East 32nd Street
New York, NY 10016

212-263-7565
212-263-4886
Antonio.Convit@nyumc.org

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Education

— University of Chicago, Medical Education

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Research Interests

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

Research Keywords

Obesity, type 2 diabetes, adolescents, BODY Project

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Obesity: Cerebral damage in obesity-associated metabolic syndrome
Rusinek, Henry; Convit, Antonio
2014 Aug;:1-13, Nature reviews. Endocrinology
— id: 1141612, year: 2014, vol: , page: 1, stat: 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 Oct;:?-?, Journal of cerebral blood flow & metabolism
— id: 1307522, year: 2014, vol: , page: ?, stat: 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 ;9(7):e101585-e101585 e101585, PLoS one
— id: 1066262, year: 2014, vol: 9, page: e101585, stat: Journal Article,

Hispanic youth with excess weight display psychological distress: do the Youth Self-Report norms accurately capture this phenomenon?
Yates, KF; Larr, AS; Sweat, V; Maayan, L; Siegel, C; Convit, A
2014 ;36(2):195-210, Hispanic journal of behavioral sciences
— id: 1155122, year: 2014, vol: 36, page: 195, stat: Journal Article,

Preliminary evidence of cognitive and brain abnormalities in uncomplicated adolescent obesity
Yau, Po Lai; Kang, Esther H; Javier, David C; Convit, Antonio
2014 Aug;22(8):1865-1871, Obesity (Silver Spring)
— id: 1155112, year: 2014, vol: 22, page: 1865, stat: Journal Article,

Retinal vessel alterations and cerebral white matter microstructural damage in obese adolescents with metabolic syndrome
Yau, Po Lai; Kim, Minsung; Tirsi, Aziz; Convit, Antonio
2014 Dec;168(12):?-? e142815, JAMA Pediatrics
— id: 1369162, year: 2014, vol: 168, page: ?, stat: Journal Article,

Neural substrates of verbal memory impairments in adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus
Yau, Po Lai; Kluger, Alan; Borod, Joan C; Convit, Antonio
2014 Feb;36(1):74-87, Journal of clinical & experimental neuropsychology
— id: 759842, year: 2014, vol: 36, page: 74, stat: Journal Article,

Association of obesity-mediated insulin resistance and hypothalamic volumes: possible sex differences
Ha, Jenny; Cohen, Jessica I; Tirsi, Aziz; Convit, Antonio
2013 ;35(4):249-259, Disease markers
— id: 760332, year: 2013, vol: 35, page: 249, stat: Journal Article,

Three-dimensional mapping of the creatine kinase enzyme reaction rate in muscles of the lower leg
Parasoglou, Prodromos; Xia, Ding; Chang, Gregory; Convit, Antonio; Regatte, Ravinder R
2013 Feb;:3339-3342, NMR in biomedicine
— id: 425912, year: 2013, vol: , page: 3339, stat: Journal Article,

Retinal vessel abnormalities as a possible biomarker of brain volume loss in obese adolescents
Tirsi, Aziz; Duong, Michelle; Tsui, Wai; Lee, Carol; Convit, Antonio
2013 Mar;:E577-E585, Obesity (Silver Spring)
— id: 622242, year: 2013, vol: , page: E577, stat: Journal Article,

Impact of blood sample collection and processing methods on glucose levels in community outreach studies
Turchiano, Michael; Nguyen, Cuong; Fierman, Arthur; Lifshitz, Mark; Convit, Antonio
2013 ;2013:256151-256151, Journal of environmental & public health
— id: 214162, year: 2013, vol: 2013, page: 256151, stat: Journal Article,

Cerebral white matter and retinal arterial health in hypertension and type 2 diabetes mellitus
Yau, P L; Hempel, R; Tirsi, A; Convit, A
2013 ;2013:329602-329602, International journal of hypertension
— id: 513002, year: 2013, vol: 2013, page: 329602, stat: Journal Article,

Preliminary evidence for obesity-associated insulin resistance in adolescents without elevations of inflammatory cytokines
Cohen, Jessica I; Maayan, Lawrence; Convit, Antonio
2012 ;4(1):26-26, Diabetology & metabolic syndrome
— id: 197262, year: 2012, vol: 4, page: 26, stat: Journal Article,

Obesity is associated with structural and functional brain abnormalities: where do we go from here?
Convit, Antonio
2012 Sep;74(7):673-674, Psychosomatic medicine
— id: 179207, year: 2012, vol: 74, page: 673, stat: Journal Article,

High cortisol levels are associated with low quality food choice in type 2 diabetes
Duong, Michelle; Cohen, Jessica I; Convit, Antonio
2012 Feb;41(1):76-81, Endocrine
— id: 149794, year: 2012, vol: 41, page: 76, stat: Journal Article,

Type 2 diabetes affects hippocampus volume differentially in men and women
Hempel, R; Onopa, R; Convit, Antonio
2012 Jan;28(1):76-83, Diabetes/metabolism research & reviews
— id: 148723, year: 2012, vol: 28, page: 76, stat: Journal Article,

The Banishing Obesity and Diabetes in Youth (BODY) Project: Description and Feasibility of a Program to Halt Obesity-Associated Disease Among Urban High School Students
Sweat, Victoria; Bruzzese, Jean-Marie; Albert, Stephanie; Pinero, Domingo J; Fierman, Arthur; Convit, Antonio
2012 Apr;37(2):365-371, Journal of community health
— id: 159824, year: 2012, vol: 37, page: 365, stat: Journal Article,

Obesity, metabolic syndrome, and insulin resistance in urban high school students of minority race/ethnicity
Turchiano, Michael; Sweat, Victoria; Fierman, Arthur; Convit, Antonio
2012 Nov;166(11):1030-1036, Archives of pediatrics & adolescent medicine
— id: 211052, year: 2012, vol: 166, page: 1030, stat: Journal Article,

Preliminary evidence for obesity and elevations in fasting insulin mediating associations between cortisol awakening response and hippocampal volumes and frontal atrophy
Ursache, A; Wedin, W; Tirsi, A; Convit, A
2012 Jan;:1270-1276, Psychoneuroendocrinology
— id: 160612, year: 2012, vol: , page: 1270, stat: Journal Article,

Prediction of insulin resistance with anthropometric measures: lessons from a large adolescent population
Wedin, William K; Diaz-Gimenez, Lizmer; Convit, Antonio J
2012 ;5:219-225, Diabetes, metabolic syndrome & obesity: Targets & therapy
— id: 177033, year: 2012, vol: 5, page: 219, stat: Journal Article,

Impact of metabolic syndrome on cognition and brain: a selected review of the literature
Yates, Kathy F; Sweat, Victoria; Yau, Po Lai; Turchiano, Michael M; Convit, Antonio
2012 Sep;32(9):2060-2067, Arteriosclerosis, thrombosis, & vascular biology
— id: 174413, year: 2012, vol: 32, page: 2060, stat: Journal Article,

Obesity and metabolic syndrome and functional and structural brain impairments in adolescence
Yau, Po Lai; Castro, Mary Grace; Tagani, Adrian; Tsui, Wai Hon; Convit, Antonio
2012 Oct;130(4):e856-e864, Pediatrics (1948)
— id: 179085, year: 2012, vol: 130, page: e856, stat: Journal Article,

Effectiveness of a Cognitive Behavioral Weight Management Intervention in Obese Patients With Psychotic Disorders Compared to Patients With Nonpsychotic Disorders or No Psychiatric Disorders: Results From a 12-month, Real-World Study
Zhang, Jian-Ping; Weiss, Jeffrey J; McCardle, Melissa; Klopchin, Hope; Rosendahl, Eileen; Maayan, Lawrence; Convit, Antonio; Kane, John M; Manu, Peter; Correll, Christoph U
2012 Aug;32(4):458-464, Journal of clinical psychopharmacology
— id: 174178, year: 2012, vol: 32, page: 458, stat: Journal Article,

Obese Adolescents with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Have Hippocampal and Frontal Lobe Volume Reductions
Bruehl, H; Sweat, V; Tirsi, A; Shah, B; Convit, A
2011 Mar;2(1):34-42, Neuroscience & medicine
— id: 155859, year: 2011, vol: 2, page: 34, stat: Journal Article,

Systematic differences between lean and obese adolescents in brain spin-lattice relaxation time: a quantitative study
Cazettes, F; Tsui, W H; Johnson, G; Steen, R G; Convit, A
2011 Dec;32(11):2037-2042, AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology
— id: 150559, year: 2011, vol: 32, page: 2037, stat: Journal Article,

Obesity-mediated inflammation may damage the brain circuit that regulates food intake
Cazettes, Fanny; Cohen, Jessica I; Yau, Po Lai; Talbot, Hugues; Convit, Antonio
2011 Feb 10;1373:101-109, Brain research
— id: 121321, year: 2011, vol: 1373, page: 101, stat: Journal Article,

Abnormal Cholesterol is Associated with Prefrontal White Matter Abnormalities among Obese Adults: a Diffusion Tensor Imaging Study
Cohen, J I; Cazettes, F; Convit, A
2011 Dec;24(6):854-861, Neuroradiology journal
— id: 542892, year: 2011, vol: 24, page: 854, stat: Journal Article,

Obesity, orbitofrontal structure and function are associated with food choice: a cross-sectional study
Cohen, Jessica I; Yates, Kathy F; Duong, Michelle; Convit, Antonio
2011 Jan 1;1(2):e000175-e000175, BMJ open
— id: 139748, year: 2011, vol: 1, page: e000175, stat: Journal Article,

Abnormal cholesterol is associated with prefrontal white matter abnormalities among obese adults, a diffusion tensor imaging study
Cohen, JI; Cazettes, F; Convit, A
2011 Nov;1(21):989-997, Neuroradiology journal
— id: 160613, year: 2011, vol: 1, page: 989, stat: Journal Article,

Disinhibited eating in obese adolescents is associated with orbitofrontal volume reductions and executive dysfunction
Maayan, Lawrence; Hoogendoorn, Claire; Sweat, Victoria; Convit, Antonio
2011 Jul;19(7):1382-1387, Obesity (Silver Spring)
— id: 134717, year: 2011, vol: 19, page: 1382, stat: Journal Article,

"The application of the first order system transfer function for fitting The California Verbal Learning Test Learning Curve:" Corrigendum
Stepanov, Igor I; Abramson, Charles I; Wolf, Oliver T; Convit, Antonio
2011 ;17(1):206-, Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society
— id: 122280, year: 2011, vol: 17, page: 206, stat: Journal Article,

Neuroimaging supports central pathology in familial dysautonomia
Axelrod, Felicia B; Hilz, Max J; Berlin, Dena; Yau, Po Lai; Javier, David; Sweat, Victoria; Bruehl, Hannah; Convit, Antonio
2010 Feb;257(2):198-206, Journal of neurology
— id: 104788, year: 2010, vol: 257, page: 198, stat: Journal Article,

Cognitive impairment in nondiabetic middle-aged and older adults is associated with insulin resistance
Bruehl, H; Sweat, V; Hassenstab, J; Polyakov, V; Convit, A
2010 Jun;32(5):487-493, Journal of clinical & experimental neuropsychology
— id: 110112, year: 2010, vol: 32, page: 487, stat: Journal Article,

The role of the fusiform-amygdala system in the pathophysiology of autism
Dziobek, Isabel; Bahnemann, Markus; Convit, Antonio; Heekeren, Hauke R
2010 Apr;67(4):397-405, Archives of general psychiatry
— id: 160614, year: 2010, vol: 67, page: 397, stat: Journal Article,

Metabolic syndrome is associated with learning and recall impairment in middle age
Hassenstab, Jason J; Sweat, Victoria; Bruehl, Hannah; Convit, Antonio
2010 ;29(4):356-362, Dementia geriatric & cognitive disorders
— id: 109850, year: 2010, vol: 29, page: 356, stat: Journal Article,

The application of the first order system transfer function for fitting the California Verbal Learning Test learning curve
Stepanov, Igor I; Abramson, Charles I; Wolf, Oliver T; Convit, Antonio
2010 May;16(3):443-452, Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society
— id: 160611, year: 2010, vol: 16, page: 443, stat: Journal Article,

Preliminary evidence for brain complications in obese adolescents with type 2 diabetes mellitus
Yau, P L; Javier, D C; Ryan, C M; Tsui, W H; Ardekani, B A; Ten, S; Convit, A
2010 Nov;53(11):2298-2306, Diabetologia
— id: 113653, year: 2010, vol: 53, page: 2298, stat: Journal Article,

Plasma BDNF is reduced among middle-aged and elderly women with impaired insulin function: evidence of a compensatory mechanism
Arentoft, Alyssa; Sweat, Victoria; Starr, Vanessa; Oliver, Stephen; Hassenstab, Jason; Bruehl, Hannah; Tirsi, Aziz; Javier, Elizabeth; McHugh, Pauline F; Convit, Antonio
2009 Nov;71(2):147-152, Brain & cognition
— id: 101886, year: 2009, vol: 71, page: 147, stat: Journal Article,

A blunted cortisol awakening response and hippocampal atrophy in type 2 diabetes mellitus
Bruehl, Hannah; Wolf, Oliver T; Convit, Antonio
2009 Jul;34(6):815-821, Psychoneuroendocrinology
— id: 99229, year: 2009, vol: 34, page: 815, stat: Journal Article,

Modifiers of cognitive function and brain structure in middle-aged and elderly individuals with type 2 diabetes mellitus
Bruehl, Hannah; Wolf, Oliver T; Sweat, Victoria; Tirsi, Aziz; Richardson, Stephen; Convit, Antonio
2009 Jul 14;1280:186-194, Brain research
— id: 100479, year: 2009, vol: 1280, page: 186, stat: Journal Article,

Retinal vessel abnormalities are associated with elevated fasting insulin levels and cerebral atrophy in nondiabetic individuals
Tirsi, Aziz; Bruehl, Hannah; Sweat, Victoria; Tsui, Wai; Reddy, Shantan; Javier, Elizabeth; Lee, Carol; Convit, Antonio
2009 Jun;116(6):1175-1181, Ophthalmology
— id: 99234, year: 2009, vol: 116, page: 1175, stat: Journal Article,

Emotional and neutral declarative memory impairments and associated white matter microstructural abnormalities in adults with type 2 diabetes
Yau, Po Lai; Javier, David; Tsui, Wai; Sweat, Victoria; Bruehl, Hannah; Borod, Joan C; Convit, Antonio
2009 Dec 30;174(3):223-230, Psychiatry research
— id: 105505, year: 2009, vol: 174, page: 223, stat: Journal Article,

Dissociation of cognitive and emotional empathy in adults with Asperger syndrome using the Multifaceted Empathy Test (MET)
Dziobek, Isabel; Rogers, Kimberley; Fleck, Stefan; Bahnemann, Markus; Heekeren, Hauke R; Wolf, Oliver T; Convit, Antonio
2008 Mar;38(3):464-473, Journal of autism & developmental disorders
— id: 135328, year: 2008, vol: 38, page: 464, stat: Journal Article,

C-reactive protein is linked to lower cognitive performance in overweight and obese women
Sweat, V; Starr, V; Bruehl, H; Arentoft, A; Tirsi, A; Javier, E; Convit, A
2008 Jun;31(3):198-207, Inflammation
— id: 160615, year: 2008, vol: 31, page: 198, stat: Journal Article,

Hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis dysregulation and memory impairments in type 2 diabetes
Bruehl, Hannah; Rueger, Melanie; Dziobek, Isabel; Sweat, Victoria; Tirsi, Aziz; Javier, Elizabeth; Arentoft, Alyssa; Wolf, Oliver T; Convit, Antonio
2007 Jul;92(7):2439-2445, Journal of clinical endocrinology & metabolism
— id: 73699, year: 2007, vol: 92, page: 2439, stat: Journal Article,

Hypercholesterolemia in Asperger syndrome: independence from lifestyle, obsessive-compulsive behavior, and social anxiety
Dziobek, Isabel; Gold, Stefan M; Wolf, Oliver T; Convit, Antonio
2007 Jan 15;149(1-3):321-324, Psychiatry research
— id: 71413, year: 2007, vol: 149, page: 321, stat: Journal Article,

Hippocampal damage and memory impairments as possible early brain complications of type 2 diabetes
Gold, S M; Dziobek, I; Sweat, V; Tirsi, A; Rogers, K; Bruehl, H; Tsui, W; Richardson, S; Javier, E; Convit, A
2007 Apr;50(4):711-719, Diabetologia
— id: 74659, year: 2007, vol: 50, page: 711, stat: Journal Article,

Knowing what others know, feeling what others feel: a controlled study of empathy in psychotherapists
Hassenstab, Jason; Dziobek, Isabel; Rogers, Kimberley; Wolf, Oliver T; Convit, Antonio
2007 Apr;195(4):277-281, Journal of nervous & mental disease
— id: 160616, year: 2007, vol: 195, page: 277, stat: Journal Article,

Who cares? Revisiting empathy in Asperger syndrome
Rogers, Kimberley; Dziobek, Isabel; Hassenstab, Jason; Wolf, Oliver T; Convit, Antonio
2007 Apr;37(4):709-715, Journal of autism & developmental disorders
— id: 72861, year: 2007, vol: 37, page: 709, stat: Journal Article,

Diabetes, sugar-coated but harmful to the brain
Starr, Vanessa L; Convit, Antonio
2007 Dec;7(6):638-642, Current opinion in pharmacology
— id: 75672, year: 2007, vol: 7, page: 638, stat: Journal Article,

Introducing MASC: a movie for the assessment of social cognition
Dziobek, Isabel; Fleck, Stefan; Kalbe, Elke; Rogers, Kimberley; Hassenstab, Jason; Brand, Matthias; Kessler, Josef; Woike, Jan K; Wolf, Oliver T; Convit, Antonio
2006 Jul;36(5):623-636, Journal of autism & developmental disorders
— id: 68763, year: 2006, vol: 36, page: 623, stat: Journal Article,

The 'amygdala theory of autism' revisited: linking structure to behavior
Dziobek, Isabel; Fleck, Stefan; Rogers, Kimberley; Wolf, Oliver T; Convit, Antonio
2006 ;44(10):1891-1899, Neuropsychologia
— id: 68657, year: 2006, vol: 44, page: 1891, stat: Journal Article,

Links between cognitive impairment in insulin resistance: An explanatory model
Convit, Antonio
2005 Dec;26 Suppl 1:31-35, Neurobiology of aging
— id: 60254, year: 2005, vol: 26 Suppl 1, page: 31, stat: Journal Article,

The role of quantitative structural imaging in the early diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease
Glodzik-Sobanska, Lidia; Rusinek, Henry; Mosconi, Lisa; Li, Yi; Zhan, Jiong; de Santi, Susan; Convit, Antonio; Rich, Kenneth; Brys, Miroslaw; de Leon, Mony J
2005 Nov;15(4):340-341, Neuroimaging clinics of North America
— id: 64158, year: 2005, vol: 15, page: 340, stat: Journal Article,

Reduced hippocampal metabolism in MCI and AD: automated FDG-PET image analysis
Mosconi, L; Tsui, W-H; De Santi, S; Li, J; Rusinek, H; Convit, A; Li, Y; Boppana, Madhu; de Leon, M J
2005 Jun 14;64(11):1860-1867, Neurology
— id: 61248, year: 2005, vol: 64, page: 1860, stat: Journal Article,

Subjective memory complaints in aging are associated with elevated cortisol levels
Wolf, Oliver T; Dziobek, Isabel; McHugh, Pauline; Sweat, Victoria; de Leon, Mony J; Javier, Elizabeth; Convit, Antonio
2005 Nov-Dec;26(10):1357-1363, Neurobiology of aging
— id: 71969, year: 2005, vol: 26, page: 1357, stat: Journal Article,

Longitudinal neuroimaging measures of hippocampal formation atrophy and biomarkers for early Alzheimer disease
de Leon, MJ; DeSanti, S; Segal, S; Convit, A; Rusinek, H; Saint Louis, LA; Li, Y; Li, J; Mehta, PD; Zinkowski, R; Pratico, D; DeBernardis, J; Kerkman, D; Hampel, H; Clark, C
2004 APR ;25(12):S7-S7, Neurobiology of aging
— id: 42444, year: 2004, vol: 25, page: S7, stat: Journal Article,

Reduced glucose tolerance is associated with poor memory performance and hippocampal atrophy among normal elderly
Convit, Antonio; Wolf, Oliver T; Tarshish, Chaim; de Leon, Mony J
2003 Feb 18;100(4):2019-2022, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America
— id: 39314, year: 2003, vol: 100, page: 2019, stat: Journal Article,

Regional brain atrophy rate predicts future cognitive decline: 6-year longitudinal MR imaging study of normal aging
Rusinek, Henry; De Santi, Susan; Frid, Dina; Tsui, Wai-Hon; Tarshish, Chaim Y; Convit, Antonio; de Leon, Mony J
2003 Dec;229(3):691-696, Radiology
— id: 43857, year: 2003, vol: 229, page: 691, stat: Journal Article,

Longitudinal cerebrospinal fluid tau load increases in mild cognitive impairment
de Leon, M J; Segal, S; Tarshish, C Y; DeSanti, S; Zinkowski, R; Mehta, P D; Convit, A; Caraos, C; Rusinek, H; Tsui, W; Saint Louis, L A; DeBernardis, J; Kerkman, D; Qadri, F; Gary, A; Lesbre, P; Wisniewski, T; Poirier, J; Davies, P
2002 Nov 29;333(3):183-186, Neuroscience letters
— id: 39372, year: 2002, vol: 333, page: 183, stat: Journal Article,

Basal hypothalamo-pituitary-adrenal axis activity and corticotropin feedback in young and older men: relationships to magnetic resonance imaging-derived hippocampus and cingulate gyrus volumes
Wolf, Oliver T; Convit, Antonio; de Leon, Mony J; Caraos, Conrado; Qadri, Syed F
2002 Apr;75(4):241-249, Neuroendocrinology
— id: 39663, year: 2002, vol: 75, page: 241, stat: Journal Article,

Salivary cortisol day profiles in elderly with mild cognitive impairment
Wolf, Oliver T; Convit, Antonio; Thorn, Elissa; de Leon, Mony J
2002 Oct;27(7):777-789, Psychoneuroendocrinology
— id: 39606, year: 2002, vol: 27, page: 777, stat: Journal Article,

Volumetric analysis of the pre-frontal regions: findings in aging and schizophrenia
Convit A; Wolf OT; de Leon MJ; Patalinjug M; Kandil E; Caraos C; Scherer A; Saint Louis LA; Cancro R
2001 Aug 25;107(2):61-73, Psychiatry research
— id: 26623, year: 2001, vol: 107, page: 61, stat: Journal Article,

Prediction of cognitive decline in normal elderly subjects with 2-[(18)F]fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose/poitron-emission tomography (FDG/PET)
de Leon MJ; Convit A; Wolf OT; Tarshish CY; DeSanti S; Rusinek H; Tsui W; Kandil E; Scherer AJ; Roche A; Imossi A; Thorn E; Bobinski M; Caraos C; Lesbre P; Schlyer D; Poirier J; Reisberg B; Fowler J
2001 Sep 11;98(19):10966-10971, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America
— id: 26662, year: 2001, vol: 98, page: 10966, stat: Journal Article,

Usefulness of MRI measures of entorhinal cortex versus hippocampus in AD
de Leon, M; Bobinski, M; Convit, A; Wolf, O; Insausti, R
2001 Mar;56(6):820-821, Neurology
— id: 160617, year: 2001, vol: 56, page: 820, stat: Journal Article,

Hippocampal formation glucose metabolism and volume losses in MCI and AD
De Santi S; de Leon MJ; Rusinek H; Convit A; Tarshish CY; Roche A; Tsui WH; Kandil E; Boppana M; Daisley K; Wang GJ; Schlyer D; Fowler J
2001 Jul-Aug;22(4):529-539, Neurobiology of aging
— id: 21136, year: 2001, vol: 22, page: 529, stat: Journal Article,

The histological validation of post mortem magnetic resonance imaging-determined hippocampal volume in Alzheimer's disease
Bobinski M; de Leon MJ; Wegiel J; Desanti S; Convit A; Saint Louis LA; Rusinek H; Wisniewski HM
2000 ;95(3):721-725, Neuroscience
— id: 8584, year: 2000, vol: 95, page: 721, stat: Journal Article,

Atrophy of the medial occipitotemporal, inferior, and middle temporal gyri in non-demented elderly predict decline to Alzheimer's disease
Convit A; de Asis J; de Leon MJ; Tarshish CY; De Santi S; Rusinek H
2000 Jan-Feb;21(1):19-26, Neurobiology of aging
— id: 9442, year: 2000, vol: 21, page: 19, stat: Journal Article,

Neuropsychology and neuroimaging of alcohol and illicit drug abuse
Bates ME; Convit A
Assessment of neuropsychological functions in psychiatric disorders Washington DC : American Psychiatric Press, 1999,
— id: 4004, year: 1999, vol: , page: ?, stat: Chapter,

MRI of entorhinal cortex in mild Alzheimer's disease
Bobinski M; de Leon MJ; Convit A; De Santi S; Wegiel J; Tarshish CY; Saint Louis LA; Wisniewski HM
1999 Jan 2;353(9146):38-40, Lancet
— id: 9443, year: 1999, vol: 353, page: 38, stat: Journal Article,

MRI volume of the amygdala: a reliable method allowing separation from the hippocampal formation
Convit A; McHugh P; Wolf OT; de Leon MJ; Bobinski M; De Santi S; Roche A; Tsui W
1999 Apr 26;90(2):113-123, Psychiatry research
— id: 6200, year: 1999, vol: 90, page: 113, stat: Journal Article,

Effects of cortisol on memory and attention in healthy young and old men
Wolf, OT; Convit, A; Singh, A; Kandil, E; de, Santi S; Tarshish, CY; Gruen, RJ; McEwen, BS; de Leon, MJ
1999 Oct 23-28;25(1-2):896-896, Abstracts (Society for Neuroscience)
— id: 15852, year: 1999, vol: 25, page: 896, stat: Journal Article,

Cortisol levels during human aging predict hippocampal atrophy and memory deficits [see comments] [published erratum appears in Nat Neurosci 1998 Aug;1(4):329]
Lupien SJ; de Leon M; de Santi S; Convit A; Tarshish C; Nair NP; Thakur M; McEwen BS; Hauger RL; Meaney MJ
1998 May;1(1):69-73, Nature neuroscience
— id: 7666, year: 1998, vol: 1, page: 69, stat: Journal Article,

Hippocampal volumes in cognitively normal persons at genetic risk for Alzheimer's disease
Reiman EM; Uecker A; Caselli RJ; Lewis S; Bandy D; de Leon MJ; De Santi S; Convit A; Osborne D; Weaver A; Thibodeau SN
1998 Aug;44(2):288-291, Annals of neurology
— id: 7752, year: 1998, vol: 44, page: 288, stat: Journal Article,

Specific hippocampal volume reductions in individuals at risk for Alzheimer's disease
Convit A; De Leon MJ; Tarshish C; De Santi S; Tsui W; Rusinek H; George A
1997 Mar-Apr;18(2):131-138, Neurobiology of aging
— id: 7134, year: 1997, vol: 18, page: 131, stat: Journal Article,

Hippocampal atrophy as detected by width of the temporal horn is greater in Alzheimer dementia than in nondementing cognitive impairment - Comment
Convit, A; deLeon, MJ; Tarshish, C; DeSanti, S; Wells, C; George, A; SaintLouis, LA; Rusinek, H
1997 JUN-JUL ;18(6):1193-1195, AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology
— id: 73272, year: 1997, vol: 18, page: 1193, stat: Journal Article,

Contribution of structural neuroimaging to the early diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease
de Leon MJ; Convit A; DeSanti S; Bobinski M; George AE; Wisniewski HM; Rusinek H; Carroll R; Saint Louis LA
1997 ;9 Suppl 1:183-90; discussion 247, International psychogeriatrics
— id: 9444, year: 1997, vol: 9 Suppl 1, page: 183, stat: Journal Article,

Frequency of hippocampal formation atrophy in normal aging and Alzheimer's disease
De Leon MJ; George AE; Golomb J; Tarshish C; Convit A; Kluger A; De Santi S; McRae T; Ferris SH; Reisberg B; Ince C; Rusinek H; Bobinski M; Quinn B; Miller DC; Wisniewski HM
1997 Jan-Feb;18(1):1-11, Neurobiology of aging
— id: 9449, year: 1997, vol: 18, page: 1, stat: Journal Article,

Cortisol reduces hippocampal glucose metabolism in normal elderly, but not in Alzheimer's disease
de Leon MJ; McRae T; Rusinek H; Convit A; De Santi S; Tarshish C; Golomb J; Volkow N; Daisley K; Orentreich N; McEwen B
1997 Oct;82(10):3251-3259, Journal of clinical endocrinology & metabolism
— id: 9447, year: 1997, vol: 82, page: 3251, stat: Journal Article,

Neuroimaging and electrophysiology. Contribution of structural neuroimaging to the early diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease
De, Leon, MJ; Convit, A; Desanti, S; Bobinski, M; George, AE; Wisniewski, HM; Rusinek, H; Carroll, R; Saint, Louis, LA
1997 ;9(SUPPL. 1):183-190, International psychogeriatrics
— id: 589262, year: 1997, vol: 9, page: 183, stat: Journal Article,

Imaging the brain in dementia: expensive and futile?
George AE; de Leon MJ; Golomb J; Kluger A; Convit A
1997 Nov-Dec;18(10):1847-1850, AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology
— id: 9445, year: 1997, vol: 18, page: 1847, stat: Journal Article,

Frontotemporal abnormalities and violent behavior
Convit, Antonio; Douyon, Richard; Yates, Kathy F.; Smith, Gwenn
Aggression and violence: Genetic, neurobiological, and biosocial perspectives Mahwah, N.J. : Lawrence Erlbaum, 1996,
— id: 2467, year: 1996, vol: , page: 169, stat: Chapter,

In vivo structural studies of the hippocampus in normal aging and in incipient Alzheimer's disease
de Leon MJ; Convit A; George AE; Golomb J; de Santi S; Tarshish C; Rusinek H; Bobinski M; Ince C; Miller D; Wisniewski H
1996 Jan 17;777:1-13, Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences
— id: 6989, year: 1996, vol: 777, page: 1, stat: Journal Article,

Age-related changes in brain: I. Magnetic resonance imaging measures of temporal lobe volumes in normal subjects
Convit A; de Leon MJ; Hoptman MJ; Tarshish C; De Santi S; Rusinek H
1995 Winter;66(4):343-355, Psychiatric quarterly
— id: 9455, year: 1995, vol: 66, page: 343, stat: Journal Article,

Hippocampal volume losses in minimally impaired elderly
Convit A; de Leon MJ; Tarshish C; De Santi S; Kluger A; Rusinek H; George AE
1995 Jan 28;345(8944):266-266, Lancet
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HIPPOCAMPAL ATROPHY AND COGNITIVE IMPAIRMENT - REPLY
CONVIT, A; DELEON, MJ; TARSHISH, C; DESANTI, S; RUSINEK, H; GEORGE, AE
1995 APR 15 ;345(8955):992-992, Lancet
— id: 73276, year: 1995, vol: 345, page: 992, stat: Journal Article,

The hippocampus in aging and Alzheimer's disease
de Leon MJ; Convit A; DeSanti S; Golomb J; Tarshish C; Rusinek H; Bobinski M; Ince C; Miller DC; Wisniewski HM
1995 Feb;5(1):1-17, Neuroimaging clinics of North America
— id: 6602, year: 1995, vol: 5, page: 1, stat: Journal Article,

Age-related changes in brain: II. Positron emission tomography of frontal and temporal lobe glucose metabolism in normal subjects
De Santi S; de Leon MJ; Convit A; Tarshish C; Rusinek H; Tsui WH; Sinaiko E; Wang GJ; Bartlet E; Volkow N
1995 Winter;66(4):357-370, Psychiatric quarterly
— id: 9454, year: 1995, vol: 66, page: 357, stat: Journal Article,

Serotonin in violent patients with schizophrenia
Kunz M; Sikora J; Krakowski M; Convit A; Cooper TB; Volavka J
1995 Nov 29;59(1-2):161-163, Psychiatry research
— id: 60301, year: 1995, vol: 59, page: 161, stat: Journal Article,

Effect of subtle neurological dysfunction on response to haloperidol treatment in schizophrenia
Convit A; Volavka J; Czobor P; de Asis J; Evangelista C
1994 Jan;151(1):49-56, American journal of psychiatry
— id: 61035, year: 1994, vol: 151, page: 49, stat: Journal Article,

Hippocampal atrophy correlates with severe cognitive impairment in elderly patients with suspected normal pressure hydrocephalus
Golomb J; de Leon MJ; George AE; Kluger A; Convit A; Rusinek H; de Santi S; Litt A; Foo SH; Ferris SH
1994 May;57(5):590-593, Journal of neurology neurosurgery & psychiatry
— id: 6390, year: 1994, vol: 57, page: 590, stat: Journal Article,

Hippocampal formation size in normal human aging: a correlate of delayed secondary memory performance
Golomb J; Kluger A; de Leon MJ; Ferris SH; Convit A; Mittelman MS; Cohen J; Rusinek H; De Santi S; George AE
1994 May-Jun;1(1):45-54, Learning & memory
— id: 6632, year: 1994, vol: 1, page: 45, stat: Journal Article,

Involuntary medication of patients who are incompetent to stand trial: a review of empirical studies
Ladds, B; Convit, A
1994 ;22(4):519-532, Bulletin of the American Academy of Psychiatry & the Law
— id: 160618, year: 1994, vol: 22, page: 519, stat: Journal Article,

Hospitalized insanity acquittees' level of functioning
Shah PJ; Greenberg WM; Convit A
1994 ;22(1):85-93, Bulletin of the American Academy of Psychiatry & the Law
— id: 60368, year: 1994, vol: 22, page: 85, stat: Journal Article,

Competency, civil commitment, and the dangerousness of the mentally ill
Bittman BJ; Convit A
1993 Nov;38(6):1460-1466, Journal of forensic sciences
— id: 6326, year: 1993, vol: 38, page: 1460, stat: Journal Article,

Hippocampal atrophy in early Alzheimer's disease: anatomic specificity and validation
Convit A; de Leon MJ; Golomb J; George AE; Tarshish CY; Bobinski M; Tsui W; De Santi S; Wegiel J; Wisniewski H
1993 Winter;64(4):371-387, Psychiatric quarterly
— id: 6340, year: 1993, vol: 64, page: 371, stat: Journal Article,

Measurement of medial temporal lobe atrophy in diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease
de Leon MJ; Golomb J; Convit A; DeSanti S; McRae TD; George AE
1993 Jan 9;341(8837):125-126, Lancet
— id: 9457, year: 1993, vol: 341, page: 125, stat: Journal Article,

The radiologic prediction of Alzheimer disease: the atrophic hippocampal formation
de Leon MJ; Golomb J; George AE; Convit A; Tarshish CY; McRae T; De Santi S; Smith G; Ferris SH; Noz M; et al
1993 Jul-Aug;14(4):897-906, AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology
— id: 9456, year: 1993, vol: 14, page: 897, stat: Journal Article,

The disposition of criminal charges after involuntary medication to restore competency to stand trial
Ladds B; Convit A; Zito J; Vitrai J
1993 Nov;38(6):1442-1459, Journal of forensic sciences
— id: 6431, year: 1993, vol: 38, page: 1442, stat: Journal Article,

Involuntary medication of patients who are incompetent to stand trial: a descriptive study of the New York experience with judicial review
Ladds, B; Convit, A; Zito, J; Vitrai, J
1993 ;21(4):529-545, Bulletin of the American Academy of Psychiatry & the Law
— id: 160619, year: 1993, vol: 21, page: 529, stat: Journal Article,

Dilatation of the lateral part of the transverse fissure of the brain in Alzheimer's disease
Narkiewicz O; de Leon MJ; Convit A; George AE; Wegiel J; Morys J; Bobinski M; Golomb J; Miller DC; Wisniewski HM
1993 ;53(3):457-465, Acta neurobiologiae experimentalis
— id: 9458, year: 1993, vol: 53, page: 457, stat: Journal Article,

Homelessness and the mentally ill offender
Richman BJ; Convit A; Martell D
1992 May;37(3):932-937, Journal of forensic sciences
— id: 13599, year: 1992, vol: 37, page: 932, stat: Journal Article,

Assessment of risk behaviors for HIV infection among psychiatric inpatients
Volavka J; Convit A; O'Donnell J; Douyon R; Evangelista C; Czobor P
1992 May;43(5):482-485, Hospital & community psychiatry
— id: 61041, year: 1992, vol: 43, page: 482, stat: Journal Article,

Neuroleptic treatment, symptoms of schizophrenia, and plasma homovanillic acid concentrations revisited
Volavka J; Douyon R; Convit A; Czobor P; Cooper TB
1992 Dec;49(12):999-1000, Archives of general psychiatry
— id: 61039, year: 1992, vol: 49, page: 999, stat: Journal Article,

Psychobiology of the violent offender
Volavka J; Martell D; Convit A
1992 Jan;37(1):237-251, Journal of forensic sciences
— id: 61043, year: 1992, vol: 37, page: 237, stat: Journal Article,

Lateralized abnormality in the EEG of persistently violent psychiatric inpatients
Convit A; Czobor P; Volavka J
1991 Aug 15;30(4):363-370, Biological psychiatry
— id: 10341, year: 1991, vol: 30, page: 363, stat: Journal Article,

Type of symptomatology as a form of volunteer bias
Convit A; Levine S; Berns S; Evangelista C
1991 ;19(2):185-191, Bulletin of the American Academy of Psychiatry & the Law
— id: 10342, year: 1991, vol: 19, page: 185, stat: Journal Article,

Videotape recording of assaults on a state hospital inpatient ward
Crowner ML; Douyon R; Convit A; Volavka J
1991 Spring;3(2):S9-14, Journal of neuropsychiatry & clinical neurosciences
— id: 61048, year: 1991, vol: 3, page: S9, stat: Journal Article,

Intentional ingestion of foreign objects by male prison inmates
Karp JG; Whitman L; Convit A
1991 May;42(5):533-535, Hospital & community psychiatry
— id: 14026, year: 1991, vol: 42, page: 533, stat: Journal Article,

Ingestion of sharp foreign objects
Karp, J G; Whitman, L; Convit, A
1991 Feb;148(2):271-272, American journal of psychiatry
— id: 160620, year: 1991, vol: 148, page: 271, stat: Journal Article,

HIV seroprevalence and risk behaviors in psychiatric inpatients
Volavka J; Convit A; Czobor P; Douyon R; O'Donnell J; Ventura F
1991 Nov;39(2):109-114, Psychiatry research
— id: 13853, year: 1991, vol: 39, page: 109, stat: Journal Article,

Characteristics of repeatedly assaultive psychiatric inpatients
Convit A; Isay D; Otis D; Volavka J
1990 Oct;41(10):1112-1115, Hospital & community psychiatry
— id: 61050, year: 1990, vol: 41, page: 1112, stat: Journal Article,

Validity of self-reports of criminal activity in psychiatric inpatients
Convit A; O'Donnell J; Volavka J
1990 Jan;178(1):48-51, Journal of nervous & mental disease
— id: 61054, year: 1990, vol: 178, page: 48, stat: Journal Article,

Akathisia and violence
Crowner ML; Douyon R; Convit A; Gaztanaga P; Volavka J; Bakall R
1990 ;26(1):115-117, Psychopharmacology bulletin
— id: 21942, year: 1990, vol: 26, page: 115, stat: Journal Article,

"Violent behavior among schizophrenic patients": Reply
Krakowski, Menahem I; Convit, Antonio; Jaeger, Judith; Lin, Shang; et al
1990 ;147(10):1384-1385, American journal of psychiatry
— id: 169294, year: 1990, vol: 147, page: 1384, stat: Journal Article,

Tryptophan treatment of aggressive psychiatric inpatients
Volavka J; Crowner M; Brizer D; Convit A; Van Praag H; Suckow RF
1990 Oct 15;28(8):728-732, Biological psychiatry
— id: 61049, year: 1990, vol: 28, page: 728, stat: Journal Article,

Inpatient violence: trait and state
Krakowski MI; Convit A; Jaeger J; Lin S; Volavka J
1989 ;23(1):57-64, Journal of psychiatric research
— id: 61058, year: 1989, vol: 23, page: 57, stat: Journal Article,

Neurological impairment in violent schizophrenic inpatients
Krakowski MI; Convit A; Jaeger J; Lin S; Volavka J
1989 Jul;146(7):849-853, American journal of psychiatry
— id: 61057, year: 1989, vol: 146, page: 849, stat: Journal Article,

Videotape recording of inpatient assaults: a pilot study
Brizer DA; Crowner ML; Convit A; Volavka J
1988 Jun;145(6):751-752, American journal of psychiatry
— id: 11076, year: 1988, vol: 145, page: 751, stat: Journal Article,

Underreporting of physical assaults in schizophrenic inpatients
Convit A; Isay D; Gadioma R; Volavka J
1988 Aug;176(8):507-509, Journal of nervous & mental disease
— id: 10992, year: 1988, vol: 176, page: 507, stat: Journal Article,

Predicting assaultiveness in psychiatric inpatients: a pilot study
Convit A; Jaeger J; Lin SP; Meisner M; Volavka J
1988 Apr;39(4):429-434, Hospital & community psychiatry
— id: 61063, year: 1988, vol: 39, page: 429, stat: Journal Article,

History of phencyclidine use and repeated assaults in newly admitted young schizophrenic men
Convit A; Nemes ZC; Volavka J
1988 Sep;145(9):1176-1176, American journal of psychiatry
— id: 61061, year: 1988, vol: 145, page: 1176, stat: Journal Article,

Prediction of violence in psychiatric inpatients
Convit, Antonio; Jaeger, Judith; Shang, Pin Lin; Meisner, Morris; Volavka, Jan
Biological contributions to crime causation Dordrecht, Netherlands: Martinus Nijhoff Publishing, 1988,
— id: 4793, year: 1988, vol: , page: 223, stat: Chapter,

A rating scale for reporting violence on psychiatric wards
Brizer DA; Convit A; Krakowski M; Volavka J
1987 Jul;38(7):769-770, Hospital & community psychiatry
— id: 61067, year: 1987, vol: 38, page: 769, stat: Journal Article,

Minor physical anomalies in violent adult inpatients
Crowner ML; Jaeger J; Convit A; Brizer D; Volavka J
1987 Sep;22(9):1166-1168, Biological psychiatry
— id: 11375, year: 1987, vol: 22, page: 1166, stat: Journal Article,