Mary Ganguli, MD, MPH

Professor of Psychiatry, Epidemiology, and Neurology

Contact Details

3811 O'Hara St.
Cathy Moran

Education & Training

Madras University, India, Christian Medical College, Vellore Medicine
University of Pittsburgh, Graduate School of Public Health Epidemiology
Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic of UPMCGeneral Psychiatry
Memorial University of NewfoundlandGeneral Psychiatry

Specialty Certifications

Board Certification
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (Geriatric Psychiatry)
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (General Psychiatry)
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (Psychiatry)

Professional Affiliations

Member, American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry
Member, American Geriatrics Society
Member, American Academy of Neurology
Member, Gerontological Society of America
Member, International Psychogeriatric Association

Selected Honors & Awards

Michael Ossoff Memorial Lecture, Johns Hopkins University
Distinguished Alumni Award for Research, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health
Outstanding Academician Award, Indo-American Psychiatric Association
Jay Foster Memorial Lecture, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health
Golden Apple Award for Teaching Excellence, Housestaff, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh
Listed annually in Best Doctors since 1998, Best Doctors, Inc.

Research Interests

Neurocognitive disorders; Epidemiology; Population neuroscience
Selected Research Publications & Products
  1. Ganguli M. Lee C-W, Hughes TF, Snitz BE, Jakubcak J, Duara R, Chang C-C H. Who wants a free brain scan? Assessing and correcting for recruitment biases in a population-based sMRI study. Brain Imaging and Behavior 2015;9:204-12. [PMID: 24573773]
  2. Ganguli M, Lee C-W, Snitz BE, Hughes TF, McDade EM, Chang C-C H. Rates and risk factors for progression to dementia vary by age in a population cohort. Neurology 2015, 84: 72-80. PMID 25471390.
  3. Ganguli M, Dodge HH, Shen C, DeKosky ST. Mild Cognitive Impairment, Amnestic Type: an epidemiologic study. Neurology, 63: 115-121, 2004. [PMID 15249620]
  4. Ganguli M, Rodriguez EG, Mulsant BH, Richards S, Pandav R, Vander Bilt J, Dodge HH, Stoehr GP, Saxton JA, Morycz RK, Rubin RT, Farkas B, DeKosky ST. Detection and Management of Cognitive Impairment in Primary Care: the Steel Valley Seniors Survey. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 52: 1668-1675, 2004. [PMID 15450043]
  5. Ganguli M, Chandra V, Kamboh MI, Johnston JM, Dodge HH, Thelma BK, Juyal RC, Pandav R, Belle SH, DeKosky ST. APOE polymorphism and Alzheimers disease: the Indo-US Cross-National Dementia Study. Archives of Neurology, 57: 824-830, 2000. [PMID 10867779]

Clinical Interests