Radiology Personnel

Thomas Grabowski, Jr., M.D.

Director, IBIC


Dr. Grabowski is a UW professor of radiology and joint professor of neurology. He is a neurologist and an expert on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions affecting memory, language and cognition. He is the director of the UW Medicine Memory and Brain Wellness Center. He is also a cognitive neuroscientist who directs the UW Integrated Brain Imaging Center, dedicated to investigating the organization of the brain and the basis of cognition using MRI imaging approaches.

Awards and Honors

Recent Publications

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Resistance and resilience to Alzheimer’s disease pathology are associated with reduced cortical pTau and absence of limbic-predominant age-related TDP-43 encephalopathy in a community-based cohort
Latimer C., Burke B., Liachko N., Currey H., Kilgore M., Gibbons L., Henriksen J., Darvas M., Domoto-Reilly K., Jayadev S., Grabowski T., Crane P., Larson E., Kraemer B., Bird T., Keene C.
Acta neuropathologica communications. 2019 Jun:9

Central Nervous System and Peripheral Hormone Responses to a Meal in Children
Roth C., Melhorn S., Elfers C., Scholz K., De Leon M., Rowland M., Kearns S., Aylward E., Grabowski T., Saelens B., Schur E.
The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism. 2019 May:1471-1483

Alternative splicing in a presenilin 2 variant associated with Alzheimer disease
Braggin J., Bucks S., Course M., Smith C., Sopher B., Osnis L., Shuey K., Domoto-Reilly K., Caso C., Kinoshita C., Scherpelz K., Cross C., Grabowski T., Nik S., Newman M., Garden G., Leverenz J., Tsuang D., Latimer C., Gonzalez-Cuyar L., Keene C., Morrison R., Rhoads K., Wijsman E., Dorschner M., Lardelli M., Young J., Valdmanis P., Bird T., Jayadev S.
Annals of Clinical and Translational Neurology. 2019 Apr:762-777

Lifestyle Risk Factors and Findings on Brain Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Older Adult American Indians: The Strong Heart Study
Shibata D., Suchy-Dicey A., Carty C., Madhyastha T., Ali T., Best L., Grabowski T., Longstreth W., Buchwald D.
Neuroepidemiology. 2019 Jan

Vascular Risk Factors and Findings on Brain MRI of Elderly Adult American Indians: The Strong Heart Study
Shibata D., Suchy-Dicey A., Carty C., Madhyastha T., Ali T., Best L., Grabowski T., Longstreth W., Buchwald D.
Neuroepidemiology. 2019 Jan:173-180

Correction to: Genetic data and cognitively defined late-onset Alzheimer’s disease subgroups (Molecular Psychiatry, (2018), 10.1038/s41380-018-0298-8)
Mukherjee S., Mez J., Trittschuh E., Saykin A., Gibbons L., Fardo D., Wessels M., Bauman J., Moore M., Choi S., Gross A., Rich J., Louden D., Sanders R., Grabowski T., Bird T., McCurry S., Snitz B., Kamboh M., Lopez O., De Jager P., Bennett D., Keene C., Larson E., Crane P.
Molecular Psychiatry. 2019 Jan

Salience network connectivity is reduced by a meal and influenced by genetic background and hypothalamic gliosis
Sewaybricker L., Melhorn S., Askren M., Webb M., Tyagi V., De Leon M., Grabowski T., Seeley W., Schur E.
International Journal of Obesity. 2019 Jan

Overview of the cholinergic contribution to gait, balance and falls in Parkinson’s disease
Morris R., Martini D., Madhyastha T., Kelly V., Grabowski T., Nutt J., Horak F.
Parkinsonism and Related Disorders. 2019 Jan

Multimodal Characterization of the Late Effects of Traumatic Brain Injury: A Methodological Overview of the Late Effects of Traumatic Brain Injury Project
Edlow B., Keene C., Perl D., Iacono D., Folkerth R., Stewart W., Mac Donald C., Augustinack J., Diaz-Arrastia R., Estrada C., Flannery E., Gordon W., Grabowski T., Hansen K., Hoffman J., Kroenke C., Larson E., Lee P., Mareyam A., McNab J., McPhee J., Moreau A., Renz A., Richmire K., Stevens A., Tang C., Tirrell L., Trittschuh E., Van Der Kouwe A., Varjabedian A., Wald L., Wu O., Yendiki A., Young L., Zöllei L., Fischl B., Crane P., Dams-O'Connor K.
Journal of Neurotrauma. 2018 Jul:1604-1619

APOEε4 Genotype and Hypertension Modify 8-year Cortical Thinning: Five Occasion Evidence from the Seattle Longitudinal Study
Rast P., Kennedy K., Rodrigue K., Robinson P., Gross A., McLaren D., Grabowski T., Schaie K., Willis S.
Cerebral cortex (New York, N.Y. : 1991). 2018 Jun:1934-1945