Peter Pressman, MD - Clinical Researcher

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Contact Information

Email: Peter.Pressman@cuanschutz.edu

Education

Fellowship, University of California - San Francisco

Residency, Chicago's Northwestern Memorial Hospital

MD, Oregon Health & Science University

Professional Titles

Behavioral Neurologist

Assistant Professor, Neurology

Biography

Peter S. Pressman, MD is an Assistant Professor in Cognitive and Behavioral Neurology at the University of Colorado, where he is involved with clinical trials at the University of Colorado Alzheimer's and Cognition Center and sees patients in the Memory Disorders Clinic. Dr. Pressman obtained his MD from Oregon Health & Science University, did his residency at Chicago’s Northwestern Memorial Hospital, and completed a fellowship at the Memory and Aging Center of the University of California, San Francisco. Dr. Pressman specializes in frontotemporal dementias and primary progressive aphasias, and is particularly interested in verbal and nonverbal communication deficits in neurodegenerative disease.

Recent Publications

Ducharme S, Dols A, Laforce R, Devenney E, Kumfor F, van den Stock J, Dallaire-Théroux C, Seelaar H, Gossink F, Vijverberg E, Huey E, Vandenbulcke M, Masellis M, Trieu C, Onyike C, Caramelli P, de Souza LC, Santillo A, Waldö ML, Landin-Romero R, Piguet O, Kelso W, Eratne D, Velakoulis D, Ikeda M, Perry D, Pressman P, Boeve B, Vandenberghe R, Mendez M, Azuar C, Levy R, Le Ber I, Baez S, Lerner A, Ellayosyula R, Pasquier F, Galimberti D, Scarpini E, van Swieten J, Hornberger M, Rosen H, Hodges J, Diehl-Schmid J, Pijnenburg Y. Recommendations to distinguish behavioural variant frontotemporal dementia from psychiatric disorders. Brain. 2020 Mar 04. 

Cohen KB, Hunter LE, Pressman PS. P-Hacking Lexical Richness Through Definitions of "Type" and "Token". Stud Health Technol Inform. 2019 Aug 21; 264:1433-1434

List of publications for Dr. Pressman can be found on Colorado PROFILES