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Tammie Benzinger, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Radiology
Division, Diagnostic Radiology
Section, Neuroradiology

Specialty Areas

Radiology
Neuroradiology
Diagnostic Radiology

Board Certifications

Diagnostic Radiology
Neuroradiology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Neuroradiology

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Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Center for Advanced Medicine - South County

5201 Midamerica Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63129

Education

Education

Fellowship: Neuroradiology, Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2006
Residency: Diagnostic Radiology, Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2005
Medical Degree: University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 2000
Ph.D.: Pathology, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 1998
B.A.: Williams College, Williamstown, Massachusetts 1993

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

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
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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;

PMID:
    27104893
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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, Fӧrster S, Laske C, Schofield PR, Sperling RA, Salloway S, Correia S, Jack C, Weiner M, Bateman RJ, Morris JC, Mayeux R, Brickman AM, Dominantly Inherited Alzheimer Network
Ann Neurol. 2016 Mar 26; doi: 10.1002/ana.24647.

PMID:
    27016429
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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 Mar 23; pii: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000002593.

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    27009258
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Heterogeneous Optimization Framework: Reproducible Preprocessing of Multi-Spectral Clinical MRI for Neuro-Oncology Imaging Research.
Milchenko M, Snyder AZ, LaMontagne P, Shimony JS, Benzinger TL, Fouke SJ, Marcus DS
Neuroinformatics. 2016 Feb 24;

PMID:
    26910516
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Streamlined Hyperacute Magnetic Resonance Imaging Protocol Identifies Tissue-Type Plasminogen Activator-Eligible Stroke Patients When Clinical Impression Is Stroke Mimic.
Goyal MS, Hoff BG, Williams J, Khoury N, Wiesehan R, Heitsch L, Panagos P, Vo KD, Benzinger T, Derdeyn CP, Lee JM, Ford AL
Stroke. 2016 Apr; 47(4)1012-7. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.115.011913.

PMID:
    26892282
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Clinical Resting-state fMRI in the Preoperative Setting: Are We Ready for Prime Time?
Lee MH, Miller-Thomas MM, Benzinger TL, Marcus DS, Hacker CD, Leuthardt EC, Shimony JS
Top Magn Reson Imaging. 2016 Feb; 25(1)11-8. doi: 10.1097/RMR.0000000000000075.

PMID:
    26848556
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Plasma Phospholipid and Sphingolipid Alterations in Presenilin1 Mutation Carriers: A Pilot Study.
Chatterjee P, Lim WL, Shui G, Gupta VB, James I, Fagan AM, Xiong C, Sohrabi HR, Taddei K, Brown BM, Benzinger T, Masters C, Snowden SG, Wenk MR, Bateman RJ, Morris JC, Martins RN
J Alzheimers Dis. 2016 Jan 21; 50(3)887-94. doi: 10.3233/JAD-150948.

PMID:
    26836186
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Local and distributed PiB accumulation associated with development of preclinical Alzheimer's disease.
Brier MR, McCarthy JE, Benzinger TL, Stern A, Su Y, Friedrichsen KA, Morris JC, Ances BM, Vlassenko AG
Neurobiol Aging. 2016 Feb; 38104-11. doi: 10.1016/j.neurobiolaging.2015.10.025.

PMID:
    26827648
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Impact of MR based attenuation correction on neurological PET studies.
Su Y, Rubin B, McConathy J, Laforest R, Qi J, Sharma A, Priatna A, Benzinger T
J Nucl Med. 2016 Jan 28; pii: jnumed.115.164822.

PMID:
    26823562
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The role of imaging in the management of adults with diffuse low grade glioma: A systematic review and evidence-based clinical practice guideline.
Fouke SJ, Benzinger T, Gibson D, Ryken TC, Kalkanis SN, Olson JJ
J Neurooncol. 2015 Dec; 125(3)457-79. doi: 10.1007/s11060-015-1908-9.

PMID:
    26530262
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Aerobic Glycolysis as a Marker of Tumor Aggressiveness: Preliminary Data in High Grade Human Brain Tumors.
Vlassenko AG, McConathy J, Couture LE, Su Y, Massoumzadeh P, Leeds HS, Chicoine MR, Tran DD, Huang J, Dahiya S, Marcus DS, Fouke SJ, Rich KM, Raichle ME, Benzinger TL
Dis Markers. 2015; 2015874904. doi: 10.1155/2015/874904.

PMID:
    26424903
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Alzheimer Disease Cerebrospinal Fluid Biomarkers Moderate Baseline Differences and Predict Longitudinal Change in Attentional Control and Episodic Memory Composites in the Adult Children Study.
Aschenbrenner AJ, Balota DA, Fagan AM, Duchek JM, Benzinger TL, Morris JC
J Int Neuropsychol Soc. 2015 Sep; 21(8)573-83. doi: 10.1017/S1355617715000776.

PMID:
    26416094
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In response: From the CA1 subfield, and beyond!
Maccotta L, Moseley ED, Benzinger TL, Hogan RE
Epilepsia. 2015 Sep; 56(9)1471-2. doi: 10.1111/epi.13079.

PMID:
    26340700
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Cerebral amyloidosis associated with cognitive decline in autosomal dominant Alzheimer disease.
Wang F, Gordon BA, Ryman DC, Ma S, Xiong C, Hassenstab J, Goate A, Fagan AM, Cairns NJ, Marcus DS, McDade E, Ringman JM, Graff-Radford NR, Ghetti B, Farlow MR, Sperling R, Salloway S, Schofield PR, Masters CL, Martins RN, Rossor MN, Jucker M, Danek A, Förster S, Lane CA, Morris JC, Benzinger TL, Bateman RJ, Dominantly Inherited Alzheimer Network
Neurology. 2015 Sep 1; 85(9)790-8. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000001903.

PMID:
    26245925
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Longitudinal Cerebrospinal Fluid Biomarker Changes in Preclinical Alzheimer Disease During Middle Age.
Sutphen CL, Jasielec MS, Shah AR, Macy EM, Xiong C, Vlassenko AG, Benzinger TL, Stoops EE, Vanderstichele HM, Brix B, Darby HD, Vandijck ML, Ladenson JH, Morris JC, Holtzman DM, Fagan AM
JAMA Neurol. 2015 Sep; 72(9)1029-42. doi: 10.1001/jamaneurol.2015.1285.

PMID:
    26147946
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The effects of white matter hyperintensities and amyloid deposition on Alzheimer dementia.
Gordon BA, Najmi S, Hsu P, Roe CM, Morris JC, Benzinger TL
Neuroimage Clin. 2015; 8246-52. doi: 10.1016/j.nicl.2015.04.017.

PMID:
    26106548
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Age and amyloid effects on human central nervous system amyloid-beta kinetics.
Patterson BW, Elbert DL, Mawuenyega KG, Kasten T, Ovod V, Ma S, Xiong C, Chott R, Yarasheski K, Sigurdson W, Zhang L, Goate A, Benzinger T, Morris JC, Holtzman D, Bateman RJ
Ann Neurol. 2015 Sep; 78(3)439-53. doi: 10.1002/ana.24454.

PMID:
    26040676
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Neuropathologic assessment of participants in two multi-center longitudinal observational studies: the Alzheimer Disease Neuroimaging Initiative (ADNI) and the Dominantly Inherited Alzheimer Network (DIAN).
Cairns NJ, Perrin RJ, Franklin EE, Carter D, Vincent B, Xie M, Bateman RJ, Benzinger T, Friedrichsen K, Brooks WS, Halliday GM, McLean C, Ghetti B, Morris JC, Alzheimer Disease Neuroimaging Initiative, Dominantly Inherited Alzheimer Network
Neuropathology. 2015 Aug; 35(4)390-400. doi: 10.1111/neup.12205.

PMID:
    25964057
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