Judy Pa

Judy Pa
Assistant Professor
jpa@ini.usc.edu


 
 

Laboratory of Neuro Imaging
Keck School of Medicine of USC
University of Southern California
2001 N Soto Street, SSB1-102
Los Angeles, CA 90032
Phone: 323-44-BRAIN




Education
2009 - Postdoctoral Fellowship in Neurodegenerative diseases, UC San Francisco
2007 - PhD in Psychology (specialty: Cognitive Neuroscience), UC Irvine

Experience
neuroimaging, functional MRI, aging, dementia, executive function, memory

Honors
National Institutes of Health Randomized Clinical Trials Fellow
National Institutes of Health K01 Career Development Award
Alzheimer's Association New Investigator research grant
Springer Medical Fund award

Research
Early brain dysfunction in older adults and individuals at risk for Alzheimer's disease

Projects
1) Neural alterations in brain function and network connectivity in individuals with mild cognitive impairment
2) Relationship between brain function and Alzheimer's pathology
3) Role of modifiable lifestyle factors, like exercise, on improving brain health in aging