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John Carl Morris, MD

Harvey A. and Dorismae Hacker Friedman Professor of Neurology
Professor, Pathology and Immunology
Director, Center for Aging
Director, Memory and Aging Project
Director, Alzheimer's Disease Research Center

Specialty Areas

Neurology - Adult
Memory Disorders and Diagnosis
Alzheimer's Disease
Dementia

Board Certifications

Internal Medicine
Neurology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Referral Information

Referred by Self or Referring Physician

Areas of Clinical Interest

Alzheimer's disease, dementia, geriatric neurology, neurodegenerative diseases, mild cognitive impairment, aging, cognitive function

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Center for Advanced Medicine
Memory Diagnostic Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: C
Floor: 6
Office Phone: (314) 286-1967
Fax: (314) 286-1985
Email: morrisj@neuro.wustl.edu

Education

Education

Fellowship: Neuropharmacology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 1985
Residency: Neuropathology, Cleveland Metropolitan General Hospital, Cleveland, Ohio 1982
Chief Residency: Neurology, Cleveland Metropolitan General Hospital, Cleveland, Ohio 1981
Residency: Internal Medicine, Akron General Medical Center, Akron, Ohio 1979
Medical Degree: University Of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York 1974
B.A.: Ohio Wesleyan University, Delaware, Ohio 1970

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

AHNS Series: Do you know your guidelines? Optimizing outcomes in reoperative parathyroid surgery: Definitive multidisciplinary joint consensus guidelines of the American Head and Neck Society and the British Association of Endocrine and Thyroid Surgeons.
Stack BC Jr, Tolley NS, Bartel TB, Bilezikian JP, Bodenner D, Camacho P, Cox JPDT, Dralle H, Jackson JE, Morris JC 3rd, Orloff LA, Palazzo F, Ridge JA, Scott-Coombes D, Steward D, Terris DJ, Thompson G, Randolph GW
Head Neck. 2018 Aug 2; doi: 10.1002/hed.25023.

PMID:
    30070413
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Influence of tau PET, amyloid PET, and hippocampal volume on cognition in Alzheimer disease.
Aschenbrenner AJ, Gordon BA, Benzinger TLS, Morris JC, Hassenstab JJ
Neurology. 2018 Aug 1; pii: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000006075. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000006075.

PMID:
    30068637
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Human fibroblast and stem cell resource from the Dominantly Inherited Alzheimer Network.
Karch CM, Hernández D, Wang JC, Marsh J, Hewitt AW, Hsu S, Norton J, Levitch D, Donahue T, Sigurdson W, Ghetti B, Farlow M, Chhatwal J, Berman S, Cruchaga C, Morris JC, Bateman RJ, Dominantly Inherited Alzheimer Network (DIAN)., Pébay A, Goate AM
Alzheimers Res Ther. 2018 Jul 25; 10(1)69. doi: 10.1186/s13195-018-0400-0.

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    30045758
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Utilizing the Centiloid scale in cross-sectional and longitudinal PiB PET studies.
Su Y, Flores S, Hornbeck RC, Speidel B, Vlassenko AG, Gordon BA, Koeppe RA, Klunk WE, Xiong C, Morris JC, Benzinger TLS
Neuroimage Clin. 2018; 19406-416. doi: 10.1016/j.nicl.2018.04.022.

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    30035025
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Discovery and validation of autosomal dominant Alzheimer's disease mutations.
Hsu S, Gordon BA, Hornbeck R, Norton JB, Levitch D, Louden A, Ziegemeier E, Laforce R Jr, Chhatwal J, Day GS, McDade E, Morris JC, Fagan AM, Benzinger TLS, Goate AM, Cruchaga C, Bateman RJ, Dominantly Inherited Alzheimer Network (DIAN)., Karch CM
Alzheimers Res Ther. 2018 Jul 18; 10(1)67. doi: 10.1186/s13195-018-0392-9.

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    30021643
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Extended dosing with CC-486 (oral azacitidine) in patients with myeloid malignancies.
Savona MR, Kolibaba K, Conkling P, Kingsley EC, Becerra C, Morris JC, Rifkin RM, Laille E, Kellerman A, Ukrainskyj SM, Dong Q, Skikne BS
Am J Hematol. 2018 Jul 17; doi: 10.1002/ajh.25216.

PMID:
    30016552
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Effect of BDNFVal66Met on disease markers in dominantly inherited AD.
Lim YY, Hassenstab J, Goate A, Fagan AM, Benzinger TLS, Cruchaga C, McDade E, Chhatwal J, Levin J, Farlow MR, Graff-Radford NR, Laske C, Masters CL, Salloway S, Schofield P, Morris JC, Maruff P, Bateman RJ, Dominantly Inherited Alzheimer Network.
Ann Neurol. 2018 Jul 16; doi: 10.1002/ana.25299.

PMID:
    30014553
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Sex-specific genetic predictors of Alzheimer's disease biomarkers.
Deming Y, Dumitrescu L, Barnes LL, Thambisetty M, Kunkle B, Gifford KA, Bush WS, Chibnik LB, Mukherjee S, De Jager PL, Kukull W, Huentelman M, Crane PK, Resnick SM, Keene CD, Montine TJ, Schellenberg GD, Haines JL, Zetterberg H, Blennow K, Larson EB, Johnson SC, Albert M, Moghekar A, Del Aguila JL, Fernandez MV, Budde J, Hassenstab J, Fagan AM, Riemenschneider M, Petersen RC, Minthon L, Chao MJ, Van Deerlin VM, Lee VM, Shaw LM, Trojanowski JQ, Peskind ER, Li G, Davis LK, Sealock JM, Cox NJ, Alzheimer’s Disease Neuroimaging Initiative (ADNI)., Alzheimer Disease Genetics Consortium (ADGC)., Goate AM, Bennett DA, Schneider JA, Jefferson AL, Cruchaga C, Hohman TJ
Acta Neuropathol. 2018 Jul 2; doi: 10.1007/s00401-018-1881-4.

PMID:
    29967939
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Loss of white matter integrity reflects tau accumulation in Alzheimer disease defined regions.
Strain JF, Smith RX, Beaumont H, Roe CM, Gordon BA, Mishra S, Adeyemo B, Christensen JJ, Su Y, Morris JC, Benzinger TLS, Ances BM
Neurology. 2018 Jul 24; 91(4)e313-e318. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000005864.

PMID:
    29959265
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Effect of Adding Motolimod to Standard Combination Chemotherapy and Cetuximab Treatment of Patients With Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Head and Neck: The Active8 Randomized Clinical Trial.
Ferris RL, Saba NF, Gitlitz BJ, Haddad R, Sukari A, Neupane P, Morris JC, Misiukiewicz K, Bauman JE, Fenton M, Jimeno A, Adkins DR, Schneider CJ, Sacco AG, Shirai K, Bowles DW, Gibson M, Nwizu T, Gottardo R, Manjarrez KL, Dietsch GN, Bryan JK, Hershberg RM, Cohen EEW
JAMA Oncol. 2018 Jun 21; doi: 10.1001/jamaoncol.2018.1888.

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    29931076
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Genetic variants associated with Alzheimer's disease confer different cerebral cortex cell-type population structure.
Li Z, Del-Aguila JL, Dube U, Budde J, Martinez R, Black K, Xiao Q, Cairns NJ, Dominantly Inherited Alzheimer Network (DIAN)., Dougherty JD, Lee JM, Morris JC, Bateman RJ, Karch CM, Cruchaga C, Harari O
Genome Med. 2018 Jun 8; 10(1)43. doi: 10.1186/s13073-018-0551-4.

PMID:
    29880032
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A FRET flow cytometry method for monitoring cytosolic and glycosomal glucose in living kinetoplastid parasites.
Voyton CM, Qiu Y, Morris MT, Ackroyd PC, Suryadi J, Crowe L, Morris JC, Christensen KA
PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2018 May; 12(5)e0006523. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0006523.

PMID:
    29851949
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Using the A/T/N Framework to Examine Driving in Preclinical AD.
Roe CM, Babulal GM, Stout SH, Ott BR, Carr DB, Williams MM, Benzinger TLS, Fagan AM, Holtzman DM, Ances BM, Morris JC
Geriatrics (Basel). 2018 Jun; 3(2)pii: 23. doi: 10.3390/geriatrics3020023.

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    29805967
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Cross-sectional and longitudinal atrophy is preferentially associated with tau rather than amyloid β positron emission tomography pathology.
Gordon BA, McCullough A, Mishra S, Blazey TM, Su Y, Christensen J, Dincer A, Jackson K, Hornbeck RC, Morris JC, Ances BM, Benzinger TLS
Alzheimers Dement (Amst). 2018; 10245-252. doi: 10.1016/j.dadm.2018.02.003.

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    29780869
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White matter hyperintensities and the mediating role of cerebral amyloid angiopathy in dominantly-inherited Alzheimer's disease.
Lee S, Zimmerman ME, Narkhede A, Nasrabady SE, Tosto G, Meier IB, Benzinger TLS, Marcus DS, Fagan AM, Fox NC, Cairns NJ, Holtzman DM, Buckles V, Ghetti B, McDade E, Martins RN, Saykin AJ, Masters CL, Ringman JM, Fӧrster S, Schofield PR, Sperling RA, Johnson KA, Chhatwal JP, Salloway S, Correia S, Jack CR Jr, Weiner M, Bateman RJ, Morris JC, Mayeux R, Brickman AM, Dominantly Inherited Alzheimer Network.
PLoS One. 2018; 13(5)e0195838. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0195838.

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    29742105
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FRET Flow Cytometry-Based High Throughput Screening Assay To Identify Disrupters of Glucose Levels in Trypanosoma brucei.
Voyton CM, Morris MT, Ackroyd PC, Morris JC, Christensen KA
ACS Infect Dis. 2018 Jul 13; 4(7)1058-1066. doi: 10.1021/acsinfecdis.8b00058.

PMID:
    29741365
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Reduction of MHC-I expression limits T-lymphocyte-mediated killing of Cancer-initiating cells.
Morrison BJ, Steel JC, Morris JC
BMC Cancer. 2018 Apr 26; 18(1)469. doi: 10.1186/s12885-018-4389-3.

PMID:
    29699516
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Longitudinal brain imaging in preclinical Alzheimer disease: impact of APOE ε4 genotype.
Mishra S, Blazey TM, Holtzman DM, Cruchaga C, Su Y, Morris JC, Benzinger TLS, Gordon BA
Brain. 2018 Jun 1; 141(6)1828-1839. doi: 10.1093/brain/awy103.

PMID:
    29672664
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Evaluation of Gene-Based Family-Based Methods to Detect Novel Genes Associated With Familial Late Onset Alzheimer Disease.
Fernández MV, Budde J, Del-Aguila JL, Ibañez L, Deming Y, Harari O, Norton J, Morris JC, Goate AM, NIA-LOAD family study group., NCRAD., Cruchaga C
Front Neurosci. 2018; 12209. doi: 10.3389/fnins.2018.00209.

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    29670507
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Aerobic glycolysis and tau deposition in preclinical Alzheimer's disease.
Vlassenko AG, Gordon BA, Goyal MS, Su Y, Blazey TM, Durbin TJ, Couture LE, Christensen JJ, Jafri H, Morris JC, Raichle ME, Benzinger TL
Neurobiol Aging. 2018 Jul; 6795-98. doi: 10.1016/j.neurobiolaging.2018.03.014.

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    29655050
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