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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

Effect of CLU genetic variants on cerebrospinal fluid and neuroimaging markers in healthy, mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer's disease cohorts.
Tan L, Wang HF, Tan MS, Tan CC, Zhu XC, Miao D, Yu WJ, Jiang T, Tan L, Yu JT, Alzheimer’s Disease Neuroimaging Initiative
Sci Rep. 2016 May 27; 626027. doi: 10.1038/srep26027.

PMID:
    27229352
    [PubMed - in process]
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New drugs for medullary thyroid cancer: new promises?
Spitzweg C, Morris JC, Bible KC
Endocr Relat Cancer. 2016 May 16; pii: ERC-16-0104.

PMID:
    27185870
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Tau and Aβ imaging, CSF measures, and cognition in Alzheimer's disease.
Brier MR, Gordon B, Friedrichsen K, McCarthy J, Stern A, Christensen J, Owen C, Aldea P, Su Y, Hassenstab J, Cairns NJ, Holtzman DM, Fagan AM, Morris JC, Benzinger TL, Ances BM
Sci Transl Med. 2016 May 11; 8(338)338ra66. doi: 10.1126/scitranslmed.aaf2362.

PMID:
    27169802
    [PubMed - in process]
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Accelerating rates of cognitive decline and imaging markers associated with β-amyloid pathology.
Insel PS, Mattsson N, Mackin RS, Schöll M, Nosheny RL, Tosun D, Donohue MC, Aisen PS, Jagust WJ, Weiner MW, Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Initiative
Neurology. 2016 May 17; 86(20)1887-96. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000002683.

PMID:
    27164667
    [PubMed - in process]
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Prognosis of patients with benign thyroid nodules: a population-based study.
Singh Ospina N, Maraka S, Espinosa de Ycaza AE, Brito JP, Castro MR, Morris JC, Montori VM
Endocrine. 2016 May 3;

PMID:
    27142412
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Amyloid Imaging, Cerebrospinal Fluid Biomarkers Predict Driving Performance Among Cognitively Normal Individuals.
Roe CM, Barco PP, Head DM, Ghoshal N, Selsor N, Babulal GM, Fierberg R, Vernon EK, Shulman N, Johnson A, Fague S, Xiong C, Grant EA, Campbell A, Ott BR, Holtzman DM, Benzinger TL, Fagan AM, Carr DB, Morris JC
Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord. 2016 Apr 28;

PMID:
    27128959
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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The impact of PICALM genetic variations on reserve capacity of posterior cingulate in AD continuum.
Xu W, Wang HF, Tan L, Tan MS, Tan CC, Zhu XC, Miao D, Yu WJ, Jiang T, Tan L, Yu JT, Alzheimer’s Disease Neuroimaging Initiative Group
Sci Rep. 2016 Apr 27; 624480. doi: 10.1038/srep24480.

PMID:
    27117083
    [PubMed - in process]
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Cerebrospinal Fluid Biomarkers and Reserve Variables as Predictors of Future "Non-Cognitive" Outcomes of Alzheimer's Disease.
Ingber AP, Hassenstab J, Fagan AM, Benzinger TL, Grant EA, Holtzman DM, Morris JC, Roe CM
J Alzheimers Dis. 2016 Apr 16; 52(3)1055-64. doi: 10.3233/JAD-150478.

PMID:
    27104893
    [PubMed - in process]
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Development of novel PP2A activators for use in the treatment of acute myeloid leukaemia.
Toop HD, Dun MD, Ross BK, Flanagan HM, Verrills NM, Morris JC
Org Biomol Chem. 2016 May 18; 14(20)4605-16. doi: 10.1039/c6ob00556j.

PMID:
    27102578
    [PubMed - in process]
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Diagnostic accuracy of ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration biopsy for thyroid malignancy: systematic review and meta-analysis.
Singh Ospina N, Brito JP, Maraka S, Espinosa de Ycaza AE, Rodriguez-Gutierrez R, Gionfriddo MR, Castaneda-Guarderas A, Benkhadra K, Al Nofal A, Erwin P, Morris JC, Castro MR, Montori VM
Endocrine. 2016 Apr 12;

PMID:
    27071659
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Assessment of the genetic variance of late-onset Alzheimer's disease.
Ridge PG, Hoyt KB, Boehme K, Mukherjee S, Crane PK, Haines JL, Mayeux R, Farrer LA, Pericak-Vance MA, Schellenberg GD, Kauwe JS, Alzheimer's Disease Genetics Consortium (ADGC)
Neurobiol Aging. 2016 May; 41200.e13-20. doi: 10.1016/j.neurobiolaging.2016.02.024.

PMID:
    27036079
    [PubMed - in process]
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Diagnostic and Prognostic Utility of the Synaptic Marker Neurogranin in Alzheimer Disease.
Tarawneh R, D'Angelo G, Crimmins D, Herries E, Griest T, Fagan AM, Zipfel GJ, Ladenson JH, Morris JC, Holtzman DM
JAMA Neurol. 2016 May 1; 73(5)561-71. doi: 10.1001/jamaneurol.2016.0086.

PMID:
    27018940
    [PubMed - in process]
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White matter hyperintensities are a core feature of Alzheimer's disease: Evidence from the dominantly inherited Alzheimer network.
Lee S, Viqar F, Zimmerman ME, Narkhede A, Tosto G, Benzinger TL, Marcus DS, Fagan AM, Goate A, Fox NC, Cairns NJ, Holtzman DM, Buckles V, Ghetti B, McDade E, Martins RN, Saykin AJ, Masters CL, Ringman JM, Ryan NS, Förster S, Laske C, Schofield PR, Sperling RA, Salloway S, Correia S, Jack C Jr, Weiner M, Bateman RJ, Morris JC, Mayeux R, Brickman AM, Dominantly Inherited Alzheimer Network
Ann Neurol. 2016 Jun; 79(6)929-39. doi: 10.1002/ana.24647.

PMID:
    27016429
    [PubMed - in process]
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Quantitative Amyloid Imaging in Autosomal Dominant Alzheimer's Disease: Results from the DIAN Study Group.
Su Y, Blazey TM, Owen CJ, Christensen JJ, Friedrichsen K, Joseph-Mathurin N, Wang Q, Hornbeck RC, Ances BM, Snyder AZ, Cash LA, Koeppe RA, Klunk WE, Galasko D, Brickman AM, McDade E, Ringman JM, Thompson PM, Saykin AJ, Ghetti B, Sperling RA, Johnson KA, Salloway SP, Schofield PR, Masters CL, Villemagne VL, Fox NC, Förster S, Chen K, Reiman EM, Xiong C, Marcus DS, Weiner MW, Morris JC, Bateman RJ, Benzinger TL, Dominantly Inherited Alzheimer Network
PLoS One. 2016; 11(3)e0152082. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0152082.

PMID:
    27010959
    [PubMed - in process]
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Longitudinal relationships among biomarkers for Alzheimer disease in the Adult Children Study.
Xiong C, Jasielec MS, Weng H, Fagan AM, Benzinger TL, Head D, Hassenstab J, Grant E, Sutphen CL, Buckles V, Moulder KL, Morris JC
Neurology. 2016 Apr 19; 86(16)1499-506. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000002593.

PMID:
    27009258
    [PubMed - in process]
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Ethical challenges in preclinical Alzheimer's disease observational studies and trials: Results of the Barcelona summit.
Molinuevo JL, Cami J, Carné X, Carrillo MC, Georges J, Isaac MB, Khachaturian Z, Kim SY, Morris JC, Pasquier F, Ritchie C, Sperling R, Karlawish J
Alzheimers Dement. 2016 May; 12(5)614-22. doi: 10.1016/j.jalz.2016.01.009.

PMID:
    26988427
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Better verbal memory in women than men in MCI despite similar levels of hippocampal atrophy.
Sundermann EE, Biegon A, Rubin LH, Lipton RB, Mowrey W, Landau S, Maki PM, Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Initiative
Neurology. 2016 Apr 12; 86(15)1368-76. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000002570.

PMID:
    26984945
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Amyloid negativity in patients with clinically diagnosed Alzheimer disease and MCI.
Landau SM, Horng A, Fero A, Jagust WJ, Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Initiative
Neurology. 2016 Apr 12; 86(15)1377-85. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000002576.

PMID:
    26968515
    [PubMed - in process]
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Spatial Navigation in Preclinical Alzheimer's Disease.
Allison SL, Fagan AM, Morris JC, Head D
J Alzheimers Dis. 2016 Feb 9; 52(1)77-90. doi: 10.3233/JAD-150855.

PMID:
    26967209
    [PubMed - in process]
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Synthesis and neuroprotective activity of dictyoquinazol A and analogues.
Lizarme Y, Wangsahardja J, Marcolin GM, Morris JC, Jones NM, Hunter L
Bioorg Med Chem. 2016 Apr 1; 24(7)1480-7. doi: 10.1016/j.bmc.2016.02.016.

PMID:
    26906473
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