Tharick Ali Pascoal, MD, PhD
Education & Training
- Therriault J, Benedet AL, Pascoal TA, Mathotaarachchi S, Savard M, Chamoun M, Thomas E, KangMS, Lussier F, Tissot C, Soucy JP, Massarweh G, Rej S, Saha-Chaudhuri P, Poirier J, Gauthier S,Rosa-Neto P. APOEe4 potentiates the relationship between amyloid- and tau pathologies. (2020) MolPsychiatry. Mar 11;PubMed PMID: 32161362.
- Therriault J, Benedet AL, Pascoal TA, Mathotaarachchi S, Chamoun M, Savard M, Thomas E, KangMS, Lussier F, Tissot C, Parsons M, Qureshi MNI, Vitali P, Massarweh G, Soucy JP, Rej S, Saha-Chaudhuri P, Gauthier S, Rosa-Neto P. Association of apolipoprotein E e4 with medial temporal tau independent of amyloid-. (2019) JAMA Neurol. Dec 77(4):470-479. doi:10.1001/jamaneurol.2019.442120;PubMed PMID: 31860000; PubMed CentralPMCID: PMC6990684.
- Ng KP, Pascoal TA, Mathotaarachchi S, Chung CO, Benedet AL, Shin M, Kang MS, Li X, Ba M,Kandiah N, Rosa-Neto P, Gauthier S. Neuropsychiatric symptoms predict hypometabolism in preclinicalAlzheimer disease. (2017) Neurology. May 9;88(19):1814-1821. PubMed PMID: 28404803; PubMedCentral PMCID: PMC5419982.
Pitt Psychiatry Investigators Report New Findings in Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia & Late-Life Depression Research
Acta Neuropathologica: Plasma P-Tau231, A New Biomarker for Incipient Alzheimer's Disease Pathology Scientists including Tharick Pascoal, MD, PhD (Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Neurology) from Pitt Psychiatry have published the discovery and validation of a new blood biomarker of Alzheimer’s disease which, for the first time, can produce remarkably early detection of the pathology. The quantification of...
Cutting-edge Research in Alzheimer’s Disease Biomarkers: Introducing Victor Villemagne, MD, and Tharick Pascoal, MD, PhD
We are pleased to announce that Victor Villemagne, MD, has joined the faculty as Professor of Psychiatry, and Tharick Pascoal, MD, PhD, has been appointed Assistant Professor of Psychiatry. Dr. Villemagne and Dr. Pascoal are widely recognized experts in Alzheimer’s disease biomarkers and will greatly enhance our innovative research program in this area. Dr. Villemagne brings to Pitt a wealth of experience and...