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Christopher Corcoran Ph.D.

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Mathematics and Statistics

Department Head | Professor

Professor

Contact Information

Office Location: Animal Science (ANSC) 109
DialPhone: (435) 797-2810
SendEmail: chris.corcoran@usu.edu


Educational Background

ScD, Biostatistics, (Genetic Epidemiology), Harvard University, 1999
BS, Statistics, (Computer Science), Utah State University, 1995

Awards

Researcher of the Year, 2012

College of Science, Utah State University

Researcher of the Year, 2012

Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Utah State University

Teacher of the Year, 2006

Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Utah State University

Researcher of the Year, 2005

Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Utah State University

Top Professor, 2002

Mortar Board Honor Society, Utah State University Chapter

Teaching Fellow, 1996

Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health

Academic Achievement Award, 1995

Utah State University

NIH Cancer Research Training Grant Recipient, 1995

Mortar Board, 1994

Utah State University

Golden Key National Honor Society Peat Marwick Scholarship, 1993


Publications - Abstracts

  • Wengreen, H., Corcoran, C.D, Cutler, A., Munger, R.G, Quach, A., Tschanz, J.T, Ward, R.E, (2012). Erythrocyte omega-3 fatty acid concentrations and cognitive function: The Cache County Study on Memory and Aging. Alzheimer’s & Dementia *
  • Wengreen, H., Quach, A., Cutler, A., Munger, R.G, Corcoran, C.D, (2012). Whole-grain intake and risk of all-cause mortality among elderly men and women: the Cache, County Study on Memory, Health and Aging. The FASEB Journal *

Publications - Books & Book Chapters

    Book Chapters

  • Corcoran, C.D, Senchaudhuri, P., Mehta, C., Patel, N., (2010). Exact Methods for Categorical Data Analysis: Encyclopaedic Companion to Medical Statistics. Hodder Arnold *
  • Corcoran, C.D, (2009). Analysis of Correlated Data: StatXact Version 8.0 User Manual. *
  • Cutler, A., Corcoran, C.D, Toone, L., (2005). Bagging: Encyclopedia of Statistics in Behavioral Science. Wiley & Sons *
  • Corcoran, C.D, Ryan, L.M, (2002). Exact Dose-Response Inference: Topics in Modelling of Clustered Data. Chapman and Hall *
  • Corcoran, C.D, (2002). Trend tests for binary data: Encyclopedia of Environments. John Wiley & Sons *
  • Corcoran, C.D, Kannappan, A.R, Senchaudhuri, P., Coull, B., (1999). Egret User Manual. Cytel Software Corporation

* Has not been peer reviewed

Publications - Fact Sheets

    * Has not been peer reviewed

    Publications - Curriculum

      * Has not been peer reviewed

      Publications - Journal Articles

        Academic Journal

      • Snyder, C.M, Fauth, E.B, Wanzek, J., Piercy, K.W, Norton, M.C, Corcoran, C.D, Rabins, P.V, Lyketsos, C.G, Tschanz, J.T, (2015). Dementia caregivers’ coping strategies and their relationship to health and well-being: The Cache County Study. Aging & Mental Health, 19:5, 390-399. doi: 10.1080/13607863.2014.939610.Epub 2014
      • Wang, L., Naj, A.C, Graham, R.R, Crane, P.K, Kunkle, B.W, Chrucaga, C., Murcia, J.D, Cannon-Albright, L., Baldwin, C.T, Zetterberg, H., Blennow, K., Kukull, W.A, Faber, K.M, Schupf, N., Norton, M.C, Tschanz, J.T, Munger, R.G, Corcoran, C.D, et al., , Yu, L., (2015). Rarity of the Alzheimer Disease-Protective APP A673T Variant in the United States. JAMA Neurology, 72:2, 209-216. doi: 10.1001/jamaneurol.2014.2157
      • Lythgoe, C., Perkes, A., Peterson, M., Schmutz, C., Leary, M., Ebbert, E.T, Ridge, P.G, M., J., Munger, R.G, Corcoran, C.D, Kauwe, J.S, (2015). Population-based analysis of cholesteryl ester transfer protein identifies association between I405V and cognitive decline: the Cache County Study. Neurobiology of Aging, 36:547, e1-3. doi: 10.1016/j.neurobiolaging.2014.08.022
      • Rattinger, G.B, Schwartz, S., Mullins, C.D, Corcoran, C.D, Zuckerman, I.H, Sanders, C., Norton, M.C, Fauth, E.B, Leoutsakos, J.M, Lyketsos, C.G, Tschanz, J.T, (2015). Dementia severity and the longitudinal costs of informal care in the Cache County population. Alzheimer's & Dementia, 11:8, 946-954. doi: DOI: 10.1016/j.jalz.2014.11.004
      • Wengreen, H., Munger, R.G, Cutler, A., Quach, A., Bowles, A., Corcoran, C.D, Tschanz, J.T, Norton, M.C, Welsh-Bohmer, K., (2013). Prospective study of dietary approaches to stop hypertension- and mediterranean-style dietary patterns and age-related cognitive change: The Cache County Study on Memory, Health and Aging. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 98:5, 1263-1271. doi: 10.3945/ajcn.112.051276
      • Norton, M.C, Clark, C., Fauth, E.B, Piercy, K.W, Pfister, R., Green, R.C, Corcoran, C.D, Rabins, P.V, Lyketsos, C.G, Tschanz, J.T, (2013). Caregiver personality predicts rate of cognitive decline in a community sample of persons with Alzheimer’s disease: The Cache County Dementia Progression Study. International Psychogeriatrics, 25, 1629-1637. doi: 10.1017/S1041610213001105
      • Greene, D., Tschanz, J.T, Smith, K.R, Ostbye, T., Corcoran, C.D, Welsh-Bohmer, K.A, Norton, M.C, (2013). Impact of Offspring Death on Cognitive Health in Late Life: The Cache County Study.. The American journal of geriatric psychiatry : official journal of the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry
      • Tschanz, J.T, Pfister, R., Wanzek, J., Corcoran, C.D, Smith, K., Tschanz, B.T, Steffens, D.C, Østbye, T., Welsh-Bohmer, K.A, Norton, M.C, (2013). Stressful life events and cognitive decline in late life: moderation by education and age. The Cache County Study.. International journal of geriatric psychiatry, 28:8, 821-30.
      • Fauth, E.B, Schwartz, S., Tschanz, J.T, Ostbye, T., Corcoran, C.D, Norton, M.C, (2013). Baseline disability in activities of daily living predicts dementia risk even after controlling for global cognitive ability and depressive symptoms. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 28:6, 597-606. doi: doi: 10.1002/gps.3865
      • Rabins, P.V, Schwartz, S., Black, B.S, Corcoran, C.D, Fauth, E.B, Mielke, M., Christensen, J., Lyketsos, C., Tschanz, J.T, (2013). Predictors of progression to severe Alzheimer Disease in an incidence sample. Alzheimer's and Dementia, 9:2, 204-207. doi: doi: 10.1016/j.jalz.2012.01.003.
      • Tschanz, J.T, Piercy, K.W, Corcoran, C.D, Fauth, E.B, Norton, M.C, Rabins, P.V, Tschanz, B.T, Deberard, M.S, Snyder, C., Smith, C., Lee, L., Lyketsos, C.G, (2013). Caregiver coping strategies predict cognitive and functional decline in dementia: The Cache County Dementia Progression Study.. The American journal of geriatric psychiatry : official journal of the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry, 21:1, 57-66.
      • Leoutsakos, J.M, Han, D., Mielke, M.M, Forrester, S.N, Tschanz, J.T, Corcoran, C.D, Green, R.C, Norton, M.C, Welsh-Bohmer, K.A, Lyketsos, C.G, (2012). Effects of general medical health on Alzheimer's progression: the Cache County Dementia Progression Study.. International psychogeriatrics / IPA, 24:10, 1561-70.
      • Shao, H., Breitner, J.C, Whitmer, R., Wang, J., Hayden, K., Wengreen, H., Corcoran, C.D, Tschanz, J.T, Norton, M.C, Munger, R.G, Welsh-Bohmer, K., Zandi, P., (2012). Hormone Therapy and AD Dementia: New Findings from the Cache County Study. . Neurology, 79:18, 1846-1852.
      • Ridge, P., Maxwell, T., Corcoran, C.D, Norton, M.C, Tschanz, J.T, Obrien, E., Kerber, R., Cawthon, R., Munger, R.G, Kauwe, J., (2012). Mitochondrial genomic analysis of late onset Alzheimer's disease reveals protective haplogroups H6A1A/H6A1B: the Cache County Study on Memory in Aging. PLoS One, 7:9, e45134. doi: e45134
      • Fauth, E.B, Hess, K., Piercy, K.W, Norton, M.C, Corcoran, C.D, Rabins, P., Lyketsos, C., Tschanz, J.T, (2012). Caregivers' relationship closeness with the person with dementia predicts both positive and negative outcomes for caregivers' physical health and psychological well-being.. Aging & mental health, 16:6, 699-711.
      • Norton, M.C, Smith, K.R, Østbye, T., Tschanz, J.T, Schwartz, S., Corcoran, C.D, Breitner, J.C, Steffens, D.C, Skoog, I., Rabins, P.V, Welsh-Bohmer, K.A, (2011). Early parental death and remarriage of widowed parents as risk factors for Alzheimer disease: the Cache County study.. The American journal of geriatric psychiatry : official journal of the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry, 19:9, 814-24.
      • Tschanz, J.T, Corcoran, C.D, Schwartz, S., Treiber, K., Green, R.C, Norton, M.C, Mielke, M.M, Piercy, K.W, Steinberg, M., Rabins, P.V, Leoutsakos, J.M, Welsh-Bohmer, K.A, Breitner, J.C, Lyketsos, C.G, (2011). Progression of cognitive, functional, and neuropsychiatric symptom domains in a population cohort with Alzheimer dementia: the Cache County Dementia Progression study.. The American journal of geriatric psychiatry : official journal of the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry, 19:6, 532-42.
      • Mielke, M.M, Leoutsakos, J.M, Tschanz, J.T, Green, R.C, Tripodis, Y., Corcoran, C.D, Norton, M.C, Lyketsos, C.G, (2011). Interaction between vascular factors and the APOE ε4 allele in predicting rate of progression in Alzheimer's disease.. Journal of Alzheimer's disease : JAD, 26:1, 127-34.
      • Norton, M., Smith, K.R, Ostbye, T., Tschanz, J.T, Corcoran, C.D, Swartz, S., Piercy, K.W, Rabins, P.V, Steffens, D.C, Skoog, I., Breitner, J.S, Welsh-Bohmer, K.A, (2010). Greater Risk of Dementia When Spouse Has Dementia? The Cach County Memory, Health and Aging Study. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 58:5, 895.
      • Tschanz, J.T, Corcoran, C.D, Schwartz, S., Treiber, K., Green, R.C, Norton, M.C, Mielke, M.M, Piercy, K., Steinberg, M., Rabins, P.V, Leoutzakos, J.M, Welsh-Bohmer, K.A, Breitner, J.S, Lyketsos, C.G, (2010). Progression of Cognitive, Functional and Neuropsychiatric Symptom Domains in a Population Cohor with Alzheimer's Dementia. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry
      • Norton, M.C, Smith, K.R, Østbye, T., Tschanz, J.T, Corcoran, C.D, Schwartz, S., Piercy, K.W, Rabins, P.V, Steffens, D.C, Skoog, I., Breitner, J.C, Welsh-Bohmer, K.A, (2010). Greater risk of dementia when spouse has dementia? The Cache County study.. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 58:5, 895-900.
      • Norton, M.C, PIercy, K.W, Rabins, P.V, Green, R.C, Breitner, J.C, Ostbye, T., Corcoran, C.D, Welsh-Bohmer, K.A, Lyketsos, C.G, Tschanz, J.T, (2009). Caregiver-recipient closeness and symptom progression in Alzheimer disease. The Cache County Dementia Progression Study. Journal of Gerontology Series B: Psycholigal Sciences and Social Sciences, 64:5, 560-8.
      • Hayden, K.M, Zandi, P.P, West, N.A, Tschanz, J.T, Norton, M.C, Corcoran, C.D, Breitner, J.C, Welsh-Bohmer, K.A, (2009). Effects of family history and apolipoprotein E epsilon4 status on cognitive decline in the absence of Alzheimer dementia: the Cache County Study. Archives of Neurology, 66:11, 1378-83.
      • Norton, M.C, Singh, A., Skoog, I., Corcoran, C.D, Tschanz, J.T, Zandi, P.P, Breitner, J.C, Welsh-Bohmer, K.A, Steffens, D.C, (2008). Church attendance and new episodes of major depression in a community study of older adults: the Cache County Study. Journal of Gerontology Series B: Psycholigal Sciences and Social Sciences, 63:3, 129-37.
      • Treiber, K.A, Lyketsos, C.G, Corcoran, C.D, Steinberg, M., Norton, M., Green, R.C, Rabins, P., Stein, D.M, Welsh-Bohmer, K.A, Breitner, J.C, Tschanz, J.T, (2008). Vascular factors and risk for neuropsychiatric symptoms in Alzheimer's disease: the Cach County Study. International Psychogeriatrics, 20:3, doi: 538-53
      • Rosenberg, P., Mielke, M., Tschanz, J.T, Cook, L., Corcoran, C.D, Hayden, K., Norton, M.C, Rabins, P., Green, R., Welsh-Bohmer, K., Breitner, J., Munger, R.G, Lyketsos, C., (2008). Effects of cardiovascular medications on rate of functional decline in Alzheimer's Disease.. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry., Nov 16:11, 883-892.
      • Hayden, K.M, Zandi, P.P, Khachaturian, A.S, Szekely, C.A, Fotuhi, M., Norton, M.C, Tschanz, J.T, Pieper, C.F, Corcoran, C.D, Lyketsos, C.G, Breitner, J.C, Welsh-Bohmer, K.A, (2007). Does NSAID use modify cognitive trajectories in the elderly? The Cache County Study. Neurology , 69, 275-82.
      • Hayden, K.M, Zandi, P.P, Khachaturian, A.S, Szekely, C.A, Fotuhi, M., Norton, M.C, Tschanz, J.T, Pieper, C.F, Corcoran, C.D, Lyketsos, C.G, Breitner, J.C, Welsh-Bohmer, K.A, (2007). Does NSAID use modify cognitive trajectories in the elderly? The Cache County Study. Neurology, 69, 275-82.
      • Schneiter, K., Degnan, J.H, Corcoran, C.D, Xu, X., Laird, N., (2007). EFBAT: Exact Family-Based Association Tests. BMC Genetics, 8, 86.
      • Wengreen, H., Munger, R.G, Corcoran, C.D, Zandi, P., Hayden, K., Fotuhi, M., Skoog, I., Norton, M.C, Tschanz, J.T, Breitner, J., Welsh-Bohmer, K., (2007). Antioxidant intake and cognitive function of elderly men and women: the Cache County Study.. J Nutr Health Aging, 11:3, 230-237.
      • Mielke, M., Rosenberg, P., Tschanz, J.T, Cook, L., Corcoran, C.D, Hayden, K., Norton, M.C, Rabins, P., Green, R., Welsh-Bohmer, K., Breitner, J., Munger, R.G, Lyketsos, c., (2007). Vascular factors predict rate of progression in Alzheimer disease.. Neurology, 69:19, 1850-1858.
      • Tschanz, J.T, Welsh-Bohmer, K.A, Lyketsos, C.G, Corcoran, C.D, Green, R.C, Hayden, K., Norton, M.C, Zandi, P.P, Toone, L., West, N.A, Breitner, J.C, (2006). Conversion to dementia from mild cognitive disorder: the Cache County Study. Neurology, 67:2, 229-34.
      • Norton, M.C, Skoog, I., Franklin, L.M, Corcoran, C.D, Tschanz, J.T, Zandi, P.P, Breitner, J.S, Welsh-Bohmer, K.A, Steffens, D.C, (2006). Gender differences in the association between religious involvement and depression: The Cache County (Utah) Study. Journal of Gerontology: Psych Sci, 61:3, 129-136.
      • Steinberg, M., Corcoran, C.D, Tschanz, J.T, Huber, C., Welsh-Bohmer, K., Norton, M.C, Zandi, P., Breitner, J.C, Steffens, D.C, Lyketsos, C.G, (2006). Risk factors for neuropsychiatric symptoms in dementia: the Cache County Study. Int J Geriatr Psychiatry, 21:9, 824-30.
      • Norton, M.C, Skoog, I., Toone, L., Corcoran, C.D, Tschanz, J.T, Lisota, R.D, Hart, A.D, Zandi, P.P, Breitner, J.C, Welsh-Bohmer, K.A, Steffens, D.C, (2006). Three-year incidence of first-onset depressive syndrome in a population sample of older adults: the Cache County Study. The American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 14:3, 237-45.
      • Zhang, J., Munger, R.G, West, N.A, Cutler, D., Wengreen, H.J, Corcoran, C.D, (2006). Antioxidant intake and risk of osteoporotic hip fracture in Utah: an effect modified by smoking status. American Journal of Epidemiology, 163:1, 9-17.
      • Lyketsos, C., Toone, L., Tschanz, J.T, Corcoran, C.D, Norton, M.C, Zandi, P., Munger, R.G, Breitner, J., Welsh-Bohmer, K., (2006). A population-based study of the association between coronary artery bypass graft surgery (CABG) and cognitive decline: the Cache County study.. Int J Geriatr Psychiatry., 21:6, 509-518.
      • Schneiter, K., Corcoran, C.D, Laird, N., (2005). An exact family based association test for a biallelic genotype. Genetic Epidemiology, 29:3, 185-94.
      • Bastian, L.A, West, N.A, Corcoran, C.D, Munger, R.G, (2005). Number of children and the risk of obesity in older women.. Preventive Medicine, 40, 99-104.
      • Tamura, T., Munger, R.G, Corcoran, C.D, Bacayao, J.Y, Nepomuceno, B., Solon, F., (2005). Plasma zinc concentrations of mothers and the risk of nonsyndromic oral clefts in their children: a case-control study in the Philippines.. Birth Defects Research Part A: Clinical and Molecular Teratology., 73:9, 612-616.
      • Lyketsos, C.G, Toone, L., Tschanz, J.T, Rabins, P.V, Steinberg, M., Onyike, C.U, Corcoran, C.D, Norton, M., Zandi, P., Breitner, J.C, Welsh-Bohmer, K., Anthony, J., Ostbye, T., Bigler, E., Pieper, C., Burke, J., Plassman, B., Green, R.C, Steffens, D.C, Klein, L., Leslie, C., Townsend, J.J, Wyse, B.W, Munger, R.G, Williams, M., (2005). Population-based study of medical comorbidity in early dementia and. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 13:8, 656-664.
      • Khachaturian, A.S, Corcoran, C.D, Mayer, L.S, Zandi, P.P, Breitner, J.C, (2004). Apolipoprotein E epsilon4 count affects age at onset of Alzheimer disease, but not lifetime susceptibility: The Cache County Study. Archives of General Psychiatry, 61:5, 518-24.
      • Hayden, K.M, Khachaturian, A.S, Tschanz, J.T, Corcoran, C.D, Nortond, M., Breitner, J.C, (2004). Characteristics of a two-stage screen for incident dementia. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 56:11, 1038-45.
      • Tschanz, J.T, Corcoran, C.D, Skoog, I., Khachaturian, A.S, Herrick, J., Hayden, K.M, Welsh-Bohmer, K.A, Calvert, T., Norton, M.C, Zandi, P., Breitner, J.C, (2004). Dementia: the leading predictor of death in a defined elderly population. Neurology, 62:7, 1156-62.
      • Steinberg, M., Tschanz, J.T, Corcoran, C.D, Steffens, D.C, Norton, M.C, Lyketsos, C.G, Breitner, J.C, (2004). The persistence of neuropsychiatric symptoms in dementia. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 19:1, 19-26.
      • Wengreen, H.J, Munger, R.G, West, N.A, Cutler, D., Corcoran, C.D, Zhang, J., Sassano, N.E, (2004). Dietary protein intake and risk of osteoporotic hip fracture in elderly residents of Utah.. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 19:4, 537-545.
      • Munger, R.G, Sauberlich, H.E, Corcoran, C.D, Nepomuceno, B., Daack-Hirsch, S., Solon, F.S, (2004). Maternal vitamin B-6 and folate status and risk of oral cleft birth defects in the Philippines.. Birth Defects Research Part A: Clinical and Molecular Teratology., 70:7, 464-471.
      • Steffens, D.C, Norton, M.C, Hart, A.D, Skoog, I., Corcoran, C.D, Breitner, J.C, (2003). Apolipoprotein E genotype and major depression in a community of older adults. The Cache County Study. Psychological Medicine, 33:3, 541-7.
      • Willing, M., Munger, R.G, Beaty, T., Wengreen, H., West, N., Cutler, D., Corcoran, C.D, (2003). Bone-related genetic markers and risk of osteoporotic hip fracture in Utah men and women. The American Journal of Human Genetics, 73:5, 367.
      • Leaf, A.N, Propert, K., Corcoran, C.D, Catalano, P.J, Trump, D.L, Harris, J.E, Davis, T.E, (2003). Phase III study of combined chemohormonal therapy in metastatic prostate cancer (ECOG 3882): an Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group Study. Medical Oncology, 20:2, 137-46.
      • Corcoran, C.D, Mehta, C.R, (2002). Exact level and power of permutation, bootstrap, and asymptotic tests of trend. Journal of Modern Applied Statistical Methods, 1, 42-51.
      • Rossi, W., Mayeux, R., Lee, J., Flaquer, A., Estrada-Nadal, L., Munger, R.G, Cawthon, R., Corcoran, C.D, Smith, K., Kerber, R., Pahor, M., Nicklas, B., Mychaleckyj, J., Ambrosius, W., Kritchevsky, S., Newman, A., Bleecker, E., Messier, S., Harris, T., Terry, D., McCormick, M., Lawler, E., Perls, T., Hadley, E., (2002). Genetic epidemiology of aging and survival outcomes. Gerontologist, 42:S1, 405.
      • Corcoran, C.D, Ryan, L., Mehta, C.R, Senchaudhuri, P., Patel, N., Molenberghs, G., (2001). An Exact Trend Test for Correlated Binary Data. Biometrics, 57, 941-948.
      • Corcoran, C.D, Mehta, C.R, (2001). Comments on 'Interval Estimation for a Binomial Proportion'. Statistical Science, 16, 122-124.
      • Corcoran, C.D, Mehta, C.R, Patel, N., Senchaudhuri, P., (2001). Computational Tools for Exact Conditional Logistic Regression. Statistics in Medicine, 20, 2723-2739.
      • Corcoran, C.D, Mehta, C.R, Senchaudhuri, P., (2000). Power Comparisons for Tests of Trend in Dose-Response Studies. Statistics in Medicine, 19, 3037-3050.
      • Citron, M., Eckman, C.B, Diehl, T.S, Corcoran, C.D, Ostaszewski, B.L, Weiming, X., Levesque, G., Hyslop, P.G, Younkin, S.G, Selkoe, D.L, (1998). Additive Effects of PS1 and APP Mutations of Secretion of the 42-residue Anyloid B-protein. Neurobiology of Diseases, 5, 107-16.
      • Professional Journal

      • Sanders, C., Behrens, S., Schwartz, S., Wengreen, H., Corcoran, C.D, Lyketos, C.G, Tschanz, J.T, (2016). Nutritional status is associated with faster cognitive decline and worse functional impairment in the progression of dementia: The Cache County Dementia Progression Study. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease
      • Rattinger, G.G, Fauth, E.B, Behrens, S., Sanders, C., Schwartz, S., Norton, M.C, Corcoran, C.D, Mullins, C.D, Lyketos, C.G, Tschanz, J.T, (2016). Closer caregiver and care-recipient relationships predict lower informal costs of dementia care: The Cache County Dementia Progression Study.. Alzheimer's & Dementia, 12:8, 917-924. doi: 10.1016/j.jalz2016.03.008
      • Hippen, A.A, Ebbert, M.t, Norton, M.C, Tschanz, J.T, Munger, R.G, Corcoran, C.D, Kauwe, J.S, (2016). Presenilin E318G variant and Alzheiemr’s disease risk: The Cache County Study.. BMC Genomics, 17:Suppl 3, 438. doi: 10.1186/s12864-016-2786-z
      • Rattinger, G.G, Schwartz, S., Mullins, C.D, Corcoran, C.D, Zuckerman, I.H, Sanders, C., Norton, M.C, Fauth, E.B, Leoutsakos, J.M, Lyketsos, C.G, Tschanz, J.T, (2015). Dementia severity and the longitudinal costs of informal care in the Cache County population.. Alzheimer's & Dementia, 11, 946-954.
      • Greene, D., Tschanz, J.T, Smith, K.R, Østbye , T., Corcoran, C.D, Welsh-Bohmer, K.A, Norton, M.C, (2014). Impact of offspring death on cognitive health in late life: The Cache County Study.. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 22:11, 1307-15. doi: 10.1016/j.jagp.2013.05.002
      • Chuang, Y., Breitner, J.C, Chiu, Y.L, Khachaturian , A., Hayden, K., Corcoran, C.D, Tschanz, J.T, Norton, M.C, Munger, R.G, Welsh-Bohmer, K.A, Zandi, P., For the Cache County Investigators, , (2014). Use of diuretics is associated with reduced risk of Alzheimer’s disease: The Cache County Study.. Neurobiology of Aging, 35:11, 2429-35. doi: 10.1016/j.neurobiolaging.2014.05.002
      • Gilbert, M., Snyder, C., Corcoran, C.D, Norton, M.C, Lyketsos, C.G, Tschanz, J.T, (2014). The association of traumatic brain injury with rate of progression of cognitive and functional impairment in a population-based cohort of Alzheimer's disease: The Cache County Dementia Progression Study.. International Psychogeriatrics, 26:10, 1593-1601. doi: 10.1017/S1041610214000842
      • Snyder, C.M, Fauth, E., Wanzek, J., Piercy, K.W, Norton, M.C, Corcoran, C.D, Rabins, P.V, Lyketsos, C.G, Tschanz, J.T, (2014). Dementia caregivers' coping strategies and their relationship to health and well-being: The Cache County Study. Aging Mental Health, 5, 1-10.
      • Ebbert, M.T, Ridge, P.G, Wilson, A.R, Sharp, A.R, Bailey, M., Norton, M.C, Tschanz, J.T, Munger, R.G, Corcoran, C.D, Kauwe, J.S, (2014). Population-based analysis of Alzheimer’s disease risk alleles implicates genetic interactions.. Biological Psychiatry, 75:9, 732-737. doi: 10.1016/j.biopsych.2013.07.008
      • Peterson, D., Munger, C., Crowley, J., Corcoran, C.D, Cruchaga, C., Goate, A.M, Norton, M.C, Green, R.C, Munger, R.G, Breitner, J.C, Welsh-Bohmer, K.A, Lyketsos, C.G, Tschanz, J.T, Kauwe, J.S, (2014). Variants in PPP3R1 and MAPT are associated with more rapid functional decline in Alzheimer’s disease: The Cache County Dementia Progression Study.. Alzheimer’s and Dementia, 10:3, 366-371. doi: 10.1016/j.jalz.2013.02.010
      • Steinberg, M., Hess, K., Corcoran, C.D, Mielke, M.M, Norton, M.C, Breitner, J., Green, R., Leoutsakos, J., Welsh-Bohmer, K., Lyketsos, C., Tschanz, J.T, (2014). Vascular risk factors and neuropsychiatric symptoms in Alzheiemr's disease: The Cache County Study.. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 29:2, 153-159. doi: 10.1002/gps.3980
      • Cruchaga, C., Karch, C.M, Jin, S.C, Benitez, B.A, Cai, Y., Guerreiro, R., Harari, O., Norton, J., Budde, J., Bertelsen, S., Jeng, A.T, Cooper, B., Skorupa, T., Carrell, D., Levitch, D., Hsu, S., Choi, J., Ryten, M., UK Brain Expression Consortium, , Hardy, J., Ryten, M., Trabzuni, D., Weale, M.E, Ramasamy, A., Smith, C., Sassi, C., Bras, J., Gibbs, J.R, Hernandez, D.G, Lupton, M.K, Powell, J., Forabosco, P., Ridge, P.G, Corcoran, C.D, Tschanz, J.T, Norton, M.C, Munger, R.G, Schmutz, C., Leary, M., Demirci, F.Y, Bamne, M.N, Lopez, O.L, Ganguli, M., Medway, C., Turton, J., Lord, J., Braae, A., Barber, I., Brown, K., Alzheimer's Research UK Consortium, , Passmore, P., Craig, D., Johnston, J., McGuinness, B., Todd, S., Heun, T., Kölsch, H., Kehoe, P.G, Hooper, N.M, Vardy, E.R, Mann, D.M, Pickering-Brown, S., Brown, K., Kalsheker, K., Lowe, J., Morgan, K., David Smith, A., Wilcock, G., Warden, D., Holmes, C., Pastor, P., Lorenzo-Betancor, O., Brkanac, Z., Scott, E., Topol, E., Morgan, K., Rogaeva, E., Singleton, A.B, Hardy, J., Kamboh, M.I, St. George-Hyslop, P., Cairns, N., Morris, J.C, Kauwe, J.S, Goate, A.M, (2014). Rare coding variants in the phospholipase D3 gene confer risk for Alzheimer's disease.. Nature, 505:7484, 550-554. doi: 10.1038/nature12825
      • Gonzalez Murcia, J.D, Schmutz, C., Munger, C., Perkes, A., Gustin, A., Peterson, M., Ebbert, M.T, Norton, M.C, Tschanz, J.T, Munger, R.G, Corcoran, C.D, Kauwe, J.S, (2013). Assessment of TREM2 rs75932628 association with Alzheimer’s disease in a population-based sample: The Cache County Study.. Neurobiology of Aging, 34:12, 2889:e11-e13. doi: doi:10.1016/j.neurobiolaging.2013.06.004
      • Wengreen, H., Munger, R.G, Nelson, C., Corcoran, C.D, Tschanz, J.T, Norton, M.C, Welsh-Bohmer, K.A, (2013). Prospective Study of DASH- and Mediterranean-style Dietary Patterns and Age-related Cognitive Change. , 98:5, 1263-71. doi: 10.3945/ajcn.112.051276
      • Piercy, K.W, Fauth, E.B, Norton, M.C, Pfister, R., Corcoran, C.D, Rabins, P.V, Lyketsos, C., Tschanz, J.T, (2013). Predictors of dementia caregiver depressive symptoms in a population: The Cache County Dementia Progression Study.. Journal of Gerontology: Psychological Sciences, 68:6, 921-926. doi: 10.1093/geronb/gbs116
      • Norton, M.C, Clark, C., Fauth, E.B, Piercy, K.W, Pfister, R., Green, R.C, Corcoran, C.D, Rabins, P.V, Lyketsos, C.G, Tschanz, J.T, (2013). Caregiver personality predicts rate of cognitive decline in a community sample of persons with Alzheimer's Disease. The Dementia Progression Study.. International Psychogeriatrics, 25:10, 1629-1637. doi: 10.1017/S1041610213001105
      • Tschanz, J., Pfister, R., Steffens, D., Corcoran, C.D, Smith, K., Østbye , T., Schwartz, S., Welsh-Bohmer, K., Norton, M.C, (2013). Stressful events in late-life: Effects on cognitive decline: The Cache County Study. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 28, 821-830.
      • Peterson, D., Crowley, J., Munger, C., Corcoran, C.D, Cruchaga , C., Goate, A., Norton, M.C, Green, R., Munger, R.G, Breitner, J.C, Welsh-Bohmer, K., Lyketsos, C., , Kauwe, J.S, (2013). Variants in PPP3R1 and MAPT are associated with more rapid functional decline in Alzheimer's disease: The Cache County Dementia Progression Study. Alzheimer’s and Dementia, doi: doi: 10.1016/j.jalz.2013.02.010. [Epub ahead of print]
      • , Piercy, K.W, Corcoran, C.D, Fauth, E.B, Norton, M.C, Rabins, P.V, Tschanz, B.T, Deberard, M.S, Snyder, C., Smith, C., Lee, L., Lyketsos, C.G, (2013). Caregiver coping strategies predict rate of cognitive and functional decline in dementia: The Cache County Dementia Progression Study. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 21:1, 57-66. doi: doi: 10.1097/JGP.0b013e31825c0b12
      • Ridge, P., Maxwell, T.J, Corcoran, C.D, Norton, M.C, Tschanz, J.T, O'Brien, E., Kerber, R.A, Cawthon, R.M, Munger, R.G, Kauwe, J.S, (2012). Mitochondrial genomic analysis of late onset Alzheimer's disease reveals protective haplogroups H6A1A/H6A1B. PLoS, 7:9, e45134. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0045134
      • Leoutsakos, J.M, Han, D., Mielke, M., Forrester, S.N, Tschanz, J.T, Corcoran, C.D, Green, R., Norton, M.C, Welsh-Bohmer, K., Lyketsos, C., (2012). Effects of General Medical Health on Alzheimer Progression: the Cache County Dementia Progression Study. International Journal of Psychogeriatrics, 24:10, 1561-70.
      • Shao, H., Breitner, J.C, Whitmer, R., Szekely, C., Wang, J., Hayden, K., Wengreen, H., Corcoran, C.D, , Norton, M.C, Munger, R.G, Welsh-Bohmer, K., Zandi, P.P, (2012). Hormone Therapy and Alzheimer's: New Findings from The Cache County Study. . Neurology, 79:18, 1846-1852.
      • Ridge, P.G, Maxwell, T.J, Corcoran, C.D, Norton, M.C, Tschanz, J.T, Kerber, R.A, Cawthon, R.M, Munger, R.G, Kauwe, J.S, , (2012). Mitochondrial genomic analysis of late onset Alzheimer's disease reveals protective haplogroups H6a1a/ H6a1b. The Cache County Study on Memory in Aging. . PLoS ONE
      • Mielke, M.M, Leoutsakos, J.M, Corcoran, C.D, Green, R.C, Norton, M.C, Welsh-Bohmer, K.A, Tschanz, J.T, Lyketsos, C.G, (2012). Effects of FDA approved medications for Alzheimer’s disease on dementia progression. . Alzheimer's and Dementia, 8:3, 180-187.
      • Rosenberg, P.B, Mielke, M.M, Leoutsakos, J.S, Lyketsos, C.G, Rabins, P.V, Zandi, P.P, Breitner, J.C, Norton, M.C, Welsh-Bohmer, K.A, Zuckerman, I.H, Rattinger, G.B, Green, R.C, Corcoran, C.D, Tschanz, J.T, (2012). The association of psychotropic medication use with the cognitive, functional and neuropsychiatric trajectory of Alzheimer’s disease. , doi: 10.1002/gps.3769
      • Treiber, K., Carlson, M., Corcoran, C.D, Norton, M.C, Piercy, K.W, Deberard, M.S, Stein, D.M, Foley, B.E, Welsh-Bohmer, K.A, Breitner, J.C, Lyketsos, C.G, , (2011). Cognitive Stimulation and Cognitive and Functional Decline in Alzheimer’s Disease: The Cache County Dementia Progression Study. . The Journals of Gerontology, Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences, 66:4, 416-425.
      • Norton, M.C, Smith, K.R, Ostbye, T., Tschanz, J.T, Corcoran, C.D, Schwartz, S., Skoog, I., Steffens, D.C, Welsh-Bohmer, K.A, Breitner, J.C, (2011). Early parental death and remarriage of widowed parents as risk factors for Alzheimer’s disease.. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 19, 814-824.
      • Tschanz, J.T, Corcoran, C.D, Schwartz, S., Treiber, K., Green, R.C, Norton, M.C, Mielke, M.M, Piercy, K.W, Steinberg, M., Rabins, P.V, Leoutsakos, J., Welsh-Bohmer, K.A, Breitner, J.C, Lyketsos, C.G, (2011). Progression of cognitive, functional and neuropsychiatric symptom domains in a population cohort with Alzheimer’s Dementia: The Cache County 5 dementia progression study. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 19, 532-542. doi: 10.1097/JGP.0b013e3181faec23
      • Wengreen, H., Neilson, C., Munger, R.G, Corcoran, C.D, (2011). Prospective study of ready-to-eat breakfast cereal consumption and cognitive decline among elderly men and women. . Journal of Nutrition, Health and Aging, 15:3, 202-207.
      • Mielke, M.M, Leoutsakos, J.M, Tschanz, J.T, Green, R.C, Tripodis, Y., Corcoran, C.D, Norton, M.C, Lyketsos, C.G, (2011). Interaction between vascular factors and the APOE E4 allele in predicting rate of progression in Alzheimer’s dementia. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, 26:1, 127-134.
      • Hayden, K.H, Zandi, P.P, West, N.A, Tschanz, J.T, Norton, M.C, Corcoran, C.D, Breitner, J.C, Welsh-Bohmer, K.A, (2009). Effects of family history and APOE ε4 status on cognitive decline in the absence of AD: The Cache County Study.. Archives of Neurology, 66, 1378-1383.
      • Nelson, C., Wengreen, H., Munger, R.G, Corcoran, C.D, (2009). Dietary folate, vitamin B-12, vitamin B-6 and incident Alzheimer's disease: the Cache County Memory, Health and Aging Study. Journal of Nutrition, Health, and Aging, 13, 899-905.
      • Wengreen, H., Nelson, C., Munger, R.G, Corcoran, C.D, (2009). Diet quality is associated with better cognitive test performance among aging men and women.. Journal of Nutrition, 139, 1944-9.
      • Treiber, K.A, Lyketsos, C.G, Corcoran, C.D, Steinberg, M.D, Norton, M.C, Green, R.C, Rabins, P., Stein, D.M, Welsh-Bohmer, K.A, Breitner, J.C, Tschanz, J.T, (2008). Vascular factors and risk for neuropsychiatric symptoms in Alzheimer's Disease: The Cache County Study.. International Psychogeriatrics, 20:3, 538-553.
      • Tschanz, J.T, Welsh-Bohmer, K.A, Lyketsos, C.G, Corcoran, C.D, Green, R.C, Hayden, K., Norton, M.C, Zandi, P.P, Toone, L., West, N.A, Breitner, J.C, (2006). Conversion to Dementia from Mild Cognitive Disorder. The Cache County Study.. Neurology, 67, 229-234.
      • Norton, M.C, Skoog, I., Franklin, L.M, Corcoran, C.D, Tschanz, J.T, Zandi, P.P, Breitner, J.C, Welsh-Bohmer, K.A, Steffens, D.C, (2006). Gender Differences in the Association between Religious Involvement and Depression: The Cache County (Utah) Study. Journals of Gerontology B: Psychological Sciences, 61, 129-136.
      • Norton, M.C, Skoog, I., Toone, L., Corcoran, C.D, Tschanz, J.T, Lisota, R.D, Hart, A.D, Zandi, P.P, Breitner, J.C, Welsh-Bohmer, K.A, Steffens, D.C, (2006). Three-year Incidence of First-Onset Depressive Illness in a Population Sample of Older Adults. The Cache County Study. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 14, 237-245.
      • Steinberg, M., Corcoran, C.D, Tschanz, J.T, Huber, C., Welsh-Bohmer, K., Norton, M.C, Zandi, P., Breitner, J.C, Steffens, D.C, Lyketsos, C.G, (2006). Risk factors for neuropsychiatric symptoms in dementia: The Cache County Study.. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 21:9, 824-830.
      • Lyketsos, C.G, Toone, L., Tschanz, J.T, Rabins, P.V, Steinbreg, M., Onyike, C.U, Corcoran, C.D, Norton, M.C, Zandi, P., Breitner, J.C, Welsh-Bohmer, K., t., (2005). A Population-based Study of Medical Co-morbidity in Early dementia and “Cognitive Impairment No Dementia” (CIND): Association with Functional and Cognitive Impairment. The Cache County Study. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 13, 656-664.
      • Tschanz, J.T, Corcoran, C.D, Skoog, I., Khachaturian, A.S, Heath, J., Hayden, K.M, Welsh-Bohmer, K.A, Calvert, T., Norton, M.C, Zandi, P., Breitner, J.C, (2004). Dementia: The Leading Predictor of Death after age 85. The Cache County Study. Neurology, 62, 1156-1162.
      • Steinberg, M., Tschanz, J.T, Corcoran, C.D, Steffens, D.C, Norton, M.C, Lyketsos, C.G, Breitner, J.C, (2004). The Persistence of Neuropsychiatric Symptoms in Dementia: The Cache County Study. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 19, 19-26.
      • Hayden, K.M, Khachaturian, A.S, Tschanz, J.T, Corcoran, C.D, Norton, M.C, Breitner, J.C, (2003). Characteristics of a Two-Stage Screen in a Population Survey of Incident Dementia. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 56:11, 1038-1045.
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              MATH 7990 - Continuing Graduate Advisement, Spring 2017

              MATH 6910 - Directed Reading and Conference, Spring 2017

              STAT 5810 - Topics in Statistics, Spring 2017

              STAT 6910 - Seminar in Statistics, Fall 2016

              MATH 7990 - Continuing Graduate Advisement, Summer 2016

              MATH 6250 - Graduate Internship/Cooperative Studies, Summer 2016

              STAT 6910 - Seminar in Statistics, Spring 2016

              STAT 3000 - Statistics for Scientists, Spring 2016

              STAT 5820, 6910 - Topics in Statistics, Spring 2016

              STAT 5120 - Categorical Data Analysis, Fall 2015

              MATH 7990 - Continuing Graduate Advisement, Fall 2015

              MATH 5910 - Directed Reading and Conference, Fall 2015

              MATH 6910 - Directed Reading and Conference, Fall 2015

              STAT 6950 - Directed Reading and Conference, Fall 2015

              STAT 6250 - Graduate Internship/Co-op, Fall 2015

              MATH 6250 - Graduate Internship/Cooperative Studies, Fall 2015

              STAT 6910 - Seminar in Statistics, Fall 2015

              STAT 6910 - Seminar in Statistics, Fall 2015

              STAT 6910 - Seminar in Statistics, Fall 2015

              STAT 6910 - Seminar in Statistics, Fall 2015

              MATH 7810 - Topics in Mathematics (Topic), Fall 2015

              MATH 7990 - Continuing Graduate Advisement, Summer 2015

              MATH 6910 - Directed Reading and Conference, Summer 2015

              STAT 5810 - Topics in Statistics, Summer 2015

              MATH 7990 - Continuing Graduate Advisement, Spring 2015

              MATH 5910 - Directed Reading and Conference, Spring 2015

              MATH 2260 - Internship and Cooperative Studies, Spring 2015

              STAT 5970 - Seminar, Spring 2015

              STAT 5970 - Seminar, Spring 2015

              STAT 6910 - Seminar in Statistics, Spring 2015

              STAT 6910 - Seminar in Statistics, Spring 2015

              STAT 4250 - Advanced Internship/Co-op, Fall 2014

              STAT 5120 - Categorical Data Analysis, Fall 2014

              MATH 7990 - Continuing Graduate Advisement, Fall 2014

              MATH 4910 - Directed Reading and Conference, Fall 2014

              MATH 6910 - Directed Reading and Conference, Fall 2014

              MATH 6250 - Graduate Internship/Cooperative Studies, Fall 2014

              STAT 6910 - Seminar in Statistics, Fall 2014

              STAT 3000 - Statistics for Scientists, Fall 2014

              MATH 5910 - Directed Reading and Conference, Summer 2014

              MATH 6910 - Directed Reading and Conference, Summer 2014

              MATH 6250 - Graduate Internship/Cooperative Studies, Summer 2014

              STAT 5810 - Topics in Statistics, Summer 2014

              MATH 7990 - Continuing Graduate Advisement, Spring 2014

              STAT 6990 - Continuing Graduate Advisement, Spring 2014

              STAT 7990 - Continuing Graduate Advisement, Spring 2014

              MATH 5910 - Directed Reading and Conference, Spring 2014

              STAT 6910 - Seminar in Statistics, Spring 2014

              STAT 6910 - Seminar in Statistics, Spring 2014

              STAT 5820 - Topics in Statistics, Spring 2014

              STAT 6810 - Topics in Statistics (Topic), Spring 2014

              STAT 6820 - Topics in Statistics (Topic), Spring 2014

              STAT 5120 - Categorical Data Analysis, Fall 2013

              MATH 7910 - College Teaching Internship, Fall 2013

              MATH 4910 - Directed Reading and Conference, Fall 2013

              STAT 6910 - Seminar in Statistics, Fall 2013

              STAT 6990 - Continuing Graduate Advisement, Summer 2013

              MATH 7910 - College Teaching Internship, Spring 2013

              MATH 7990 - Continuing Graduate Advisement, Spring 2013

              STAT 5100 - Linear Regression and Time Series, Spring 2013

              STAT 5120 - Categorical Data Analysis, Fall 2012

              MATH 6910 - Directed Reading and Conference, Fall 2012

              MATH 6250 - Graduate Internship/Cooperative Studies, Fall 2012

              STAT 3000 - Statistics for Scientists, Fall 2012

              MATH 7810 - Topics in Mathematics (Topic), Fall 2012

              STAT 5810 - Topics in Statistics, Fall 2012

              STAT 7810 - Topics in Statistics (Topic), Fall 2012

              STAT 3000 - Statistics for Scientists, Summer 2012

              STAT 5100 - Linear Regression and Time Series, Spring 2012

              STAT 5970 - Seminar, Spring 2012

              STAT 5120 - Categorical Data Analysis, Fall 2011

              STAT 3000 - Statistics for Scientists, Fall 2011

              STAT 5100 - LIN REG/TIME SERIES (CI)(QI), Spring 2011

              STAT 6910 - ST: EPIDEMIOLOGY SEMINAR, Spring 2011

              STAT 5120 - Categorical Data Analysis, Fall 2010

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              STAT 6550 - Statistical Computing, Fall 2010


              Graduate Students Mentored

              Brinley Zabriskie, Mathematics & Statistics, September 2014
              Christina Stevens, Mathematics & Statistics, September 2014
              Divya Nair, Mathematics & Statistics, August 2013
              Sarah Schwartz, Mathematics & Statistics, August 2013
              Michael Steelman, Mathematics & Statistics, August 2013
              Jenny Clements, Mathematics & Statistics, August 2012
              William Welbourn, August 2008 - May 2012
              Austin Bowles, 2011
              Elizabeth Giles, 2011
              Megan Platt, 2011
              Abbie Lundgreen, 2009
              Colette Childs, 2009
              Larry Cook, 2008
              Cassidy Allen, 2008
              Sarah Schwartz, 2006
              Yanwei Ouyan, 2006
              Kady Schneiter, 2004
              Leslie Toone, 2003
              Jennifer Harrick, 2002
              Shea Watrin, 2001