Academic Title
Major Area(s) of Study
Associate Professor UC San Diego Neuropsychology
Address 858-264-1264 9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla CA 92093 M/C 0841 ACTRI 4W 501

Graduate Institution

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Research Description

My research used multimodal imaging, cognitive testing and genetics to better understand sex differences in Alzheimer’s disease.

Representative Publications
  • Digma LA, Madsen JR, Reas ET, Dale AM, Brewer JB, Banks SJ (2019) Tau and atrophy: domain-specific relationships with cognition. Alzheimer’s Research & Therapy 11(1): 65

  • Banks SJ, Shifflett B, Berg JL, Sundermann E, Peavy G, Bondi MW, Edland SD (2019) Sex-specific composite scales for longitudinal studies of incipient Alzheimer’s disease.; Alzheimer’s & Dementia 5: 508-514

  • Caldwell JZK, Berg JL, Cummings JL, Banks SJ (2017) Moderating effects of sex on the impact of diagnosis and amyloid positivity on verbal memory and hippocampal volume. Alzheimer’s Research & Therapy 9(1): 72


Jim Brewer, Anders Dale, Steve Edland, Linda Mcevoy, Emilie Reas, Erin Sundermann