Andrei G. Vlassenko, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Radiology

Research Interests

aging and neurodegenerative disorders; evaluating regulation and functional reserve of brain metabolism, blood flow and aerobic glycolysis using PET and MR tomography in cognitively normal aging and neurodegenerative disorders; establishing metabolic markers of brain resilience to aging and Alzheimer’s disease; evaluating the relationship between brain metabolism and various biomarkers of aging, Alzheimer’s disease and vascular contributions to cognitive impairment and dementia

Link to Publications

Education History


Postdoctoral training (neurooncology), Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center; Postdoctoral training (positron emission tomography), Cyceron Center


Neurology, Institute of Neurology

Medical Degree

Moscow Medical Stomatological Institute


Institute of Neurology


Society for Neurosciences
American Academy of Neurology
Alzheimer's Association International Society to Advance Alzheimer's Research and Treatment
Organization for Human Brain Mapping