Jennifer Whitwell, Ph.D.



  1. Rochester, Minn
  • 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

Professional Highlights

  1. Leader of the MR Imaging Working Group of the Movement Disorders Society PSP Diagnostic Criteria Working Group, 2013-present
  2. Editorial board member, PeerJ, 2012-present
  3. Junior Investigator Award for Excellence in Imaging and Aging Research awarded in 2010 from AFAR-GE Healthcare
  4. Invited member, NINDS Development of Clinical and Pathology Data Elements for Frontotemporal Lobe Dementia Committee, 2010
  5. New Investigator in Alzheimer’s Disease Neuroimaging Award for "Best Paper" awarded in 2009 from the Alzheimer's Association


Research Activities

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