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: 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

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
2014-08-29; 0739-9863,Hispanic journal of behavioral sciences - id: 1155122, year: 2014

Preliminary evidence of cognitive and brain abnormalities in uncomplicated adolescent obesity
Yau, Po Lai; Kang, Esther H; Javier, David C; Convit, Antonio
2014-08-29; 1930-7381,Obesity (Silver Spring) - id: 1155112, year: 2014 Journal Article