Jennifer Whitwell, Ph.D.

Departments

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  • Neuroimaging
  • Primary progressive aphasia
  • Primary progressive apraxia of speech
  • Frontotemporal dementia
  • Progressive supranuclear palsy
  • Corticobasal syndrome
  • Alzheimer’s disease
  1. 2006
    Ph.D.University College London
  2. 1999
    BAOxford University

Awards and honors

  1. 2011
    Edward C. Kendall Mayo Clinic Alumni Association Research AwardMayo Clinic Alumni Association, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  2. 2010
    AFAR-GE Healthcare Junior Investigator Award for Excellence in Imaging and Aging ResearchAmerican Federation for Aging Research
  3. 2010
    Imaging Consortium Travel FellowshipAlzheimer's Association
  4. 2009
    New Investigator Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Award for “Best Paper”Alzheimer's Association
  5. 2008
    Imaging Consortium Travel FellowshipAlzheimer's Association
  6. 2008
    International Conference on Alzheimer's disease travel fellowshipAlzheimer's Association
  7. 2006
    Imaging Consortium Travel FellowshipAlzheimer's Association
  8. 2004
    International Conference on Alzheimer's disease and related disorders travel fellowshipAlzheimer's Association
  9. 2002
    International Conference on Alzheimer's disease and related disorders travel fellowshipAlzheimer's Association
  10. 2002
    The Special Trustees of UCLH/NHNN Project GrantUniversity College London
  11. 2002
    Travel bursaryBrain
  12. 1997
    ScholarshipOxford University

Professional memberships

  1. 2020
    OrganizerAlzheimer’s Association Atypical Alzheimer’s Disease Professional Interest Area (PIA) meeting
  2. 2020 - present
    Vice ChairAlzheimer’s Association Atypical Alzheimer’s Disease Professional Interest Area (PIA) Executive Committee
  3. 2020 - present
    Grant ReviewerAdult Psychopathology and Disorders of Aging NIH study section
  4. 2019 - present
    Co-ChairAlzheimer's Association
  5. 2019 - present
    Co-ChairAlzheimer's Association International Conference
  6. 2018 - present
    Chair, education SIGAmerican Neurological Association Annual Meeting: Dementia and Aging Special Interest Group
  7. 2018 - present
    ChairAlzheimer's Imaging Consortium, Tau Session
  8. 2018 - present
    Program ChairNeuroimaging Education Workshop, Alzheimer's Association International Conference
  9. 2018 - present
    Scientific ReviewerAlzheimer's Association International Conference
  10. 2017 - present
    Committee MemberInternational Advisory Committee for the 2018 International Conference on Frontotemporal Dementia
  11. 2017 - present
    Chair, education SIGAmerican Neurological Association Annual Meeting: Dementia and Aging Special Interest Group
  12. 2017 - present
    ChairAlzheimer's Imaging consortium, Non-alzheimer's disease session
  13. 2017 - present
    Scientific ReviewerAlzheimer's Association International Conference
  14. 2017
    Co-ChairAlzheimer’s Association International Conference, Non-Alzheimer's Disease Pathophysiology
  15. 2017 - present
    Program ChairNeuroimaging Education Workshop, Alzheimer's Association International Conference
  16. 2017
    Co-ChairAlzheimer's Association International Conference, Neuroimaging: Tau and Multimodal Biomarker Relationships
  17. 2017 - present
    Committee MemberLocal Organizing Committee for the 2020 International Conference on Frontotemporal Dementia
  18. 2017 - present
    Associate EditorFrontiers Applied Neuroimaging
  19. 2016 - present
    MemberInternational Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society
  20. 2016 - 2019
    Steering Committee MemberAlzheimer's Association
  21. 2016 - 2019
    Committee MemberAlzheimer's Association, Neuroimaging Professional Interest Area Executive Committee
  22. 2016 - 2019
    Program ChairAlzheimer’s Imaging Consortium
  23. 2016 - present
    Scientific ReviewerAlzheimer's Association
  24. 2016 - present
    Grant ReviewerRadiology Research Committee
  25. 2014 - present
    Thesis examinerUniversity of New South Wales
  26. 2014
    Co-ChairNeuroimaging: Differentiation between Subtypes of Dementia session, Alzheimer's Association International Conference
  27. 2014 - 2017
    MemberRadiology Research Committee, Department of Radiology
  28. 2014
    Grant ReviewerMedical Research Council (UK)
  29. 2014 - present
    MemberAmerican Academy of Neurology
  30. 2013
    Co-ChairDiagnosis and Prognosis: Structural and Functional Connectivity in Normal, MCI and Non-AD session, Alzheimer's Association International Conference
  31. 2013
    Co-ChairEmerging Techniques session at the Imaging Consortium, Alzheimer's Association International Conference
  32. 2013
    Grant ReviewerIrish Institute of Clinical Neuroscience
  33. 2013 - present
    Grant ReviewerHong Kong Research Grants Council
  34. 2012 - present
    Working Group LeaderMovement Disorders Society sponsored PSP Imaging Working Group
  35. 2012
    Co-ChairMCI: Imaging Session, Alzheimer's Association International Conference
  36. 2011
    Co-ChairDementia: Imaging session, American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting
  37. 2011 - 2016
    Grant ReviewerAlzheimer's Disease Research Program Awards
  38. 2011
    Grant ReviewerCenter on Aging, University of Utah
  39. 2011 - present
    Grant ReviewerAlzheimer's Association
  40. 2010 - 2014
    Grant ReviewerThe Wellcome Trust
  41. 2010 - 2012
    Invited ParticipantNINDS Development of Clinical and Pathology data elements for Frontotemporal Lobe dementia, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health
  42. 2010
    Grant ReviewerAgence Nationale de la Recherche
  43. 2010
    Grant ReviewerThe Netherlands Organization for Health Research and Development
  44. 2010 - present
    MemberGeriatric Neurology Section, American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting
  45. 2010 - present
    Abstract ReviewerAlzheimer's Association International Conference
  46. 2010 - present
    MemberInternational Society to Advance Alzheimer's Research and Treatment, Alzheimer's Association
  47. 2009
    Scientific ReviewerAlzheimer's Association
  48. 2008 - 2011
    MemberAmerican Association for the Advancement of Science
  49. 2005 - 2015
    OrganizerJournal Club series, Alzheimer's Disease Imaging Laboratory

Publications

Research activities

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