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Timothy Michael Hughes, Ph.D.Wake Forest School of Medicine

Timothy Michael Hughes, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor,

Clinical Interests

Cardiovascular Disease in the Elderly, Alzheimer's disease, Noninvasive Vascular Imaging, Vascular Dementia

Contact Information

Academic: 336-713-3851 | Department: 336-713-8570

Email: tmhughes@wakehealth.edu

Education & Training

  • B.S., University of Georgia, 2003
  • M.P.H., University of Pittsburgh, 2006
  • Doctor of Philosophy, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 2011
  • Fellowship, Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, 2011
  • Fellowship, Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, 2012
  • Fellowship, Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, 2013
  • Fellowship, Epidemiology, WFU School of Medicine, 2015

Memberships

  • Int Soc Adv Alzheimer's Res Tr
  • Am Heart Association
  • Gerontological Society Of Amer
Timothy Michael Hughes, Ph.D.

Timothy Michael Hughes, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine
Epidemiology & Prevention

Research Interests

Brain; Hydroxycholesterols; Alzheimer Disease; Cholesterol; Biological Transport
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Contact Information

Academic: 336-713-3851 | Department: 336-713-8570

Email: tmhughes@wakehealth.edu

Recent Publications

Twenty-year follow-up of newborn screening for patients with muscular dystrophy. Chung J, Smith AL, Hughes SC, Niizawa G, Abdel-Hamid HZ, Naylor EW, Hughes T, Clemens PR.. Muscle Nerve. 2016;53(4):570-578.

The role of insulin in the vascular contributions to age-related dementia. Hughes TM, Craft S.. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2016;1862(5):983-991.

Hypertension and its role in cognitive function: current evidence and challenges for the future. Hughes TM, Sink KM.. Am J Hypertens. 2016;29(2):149-157.

Acute interatrial block is a distinct risk factor for ischemic stroke [editorial]. Hughes TM, Worrall BB.. Neurology. 2016;87(4):344-345.

Ankle-brachial index and inter-artery blood pressure differences as predictors of cognitive function in overweight and obese older adults with diabetes: results from the Action for Health in Diabetes movement and memory study. Espeland MA, Beavers KM, Gibbs BB, Johnson KC, Hughes TM, Baker LD, Jakicic J, Korytkowski M, Miller M, Bray GA.. Int J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2015;30(10):999-1007.

Treating arterial disease to prevent brain injury: break out the bubbly or back to the bench? [editorial]. Hughes T, Harrer JU.. Neurology. 2015;84(5):440-441.

Review of 'the potential role of arterial stiffness in the pathogenesis of Alzheimer's disease'. Hughes TM, Craft S, Lopez OL.. Neurodegener Dis Manag. 2015;5(2):121-135.

Markers of cholesterol transport are associated with amyloid deposition in the brain. Hughes TM, Lopez OL, Evans RW, Kamboh MI, Williamson JD, Klunk WE, Mathis CA, Price JC, Cohen AD, Snitz BE, Dekosky ST, Kuller LH.. Neurobiol Aging. 2014;35(4):802-807.

Arterial stiffness and beta-amyloid progression in nondemented elderly adults. Hughes TM, Kuller LH, Barinas-Mitchell EJ, McDade EM, Klunk WE, Cohen AD, Mathis CA, Dekosky ST, Price JC, Lopez OL.. JAMA Neurol. 2014;71(5):562-568.

All Publications

For a listing of recent publications, refer to PubMed, a service provided by the National Library of Medicine.

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Assistant Professor, Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine

Clinical Interests

Cardiovascular Disease in the Elderly, Alzheimer's disease, Noninvasive Vascular Imaging, Vascular Dementia
Timothy Michael Hughes, Ph.D.

Timothy Michael Hughes, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine
Epidemiology & Prevention

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