Annette Fitzpatrick

Research Professor, Epidemiology
Research Professor, Family Medicine
Research Professor, Global Health



PhD Epidemiology, University of Washington, 1999
MA Zoology, Southern Illinois University, 1981
BS Biology, Loyola University (Chicago), 1975



Box 354922
Research Section, Department of Family Medicine
4225 Roosevelt Way NW, Suite 308
Seattle, WA 98105
University of Washington
Office F-358A, Health Sciences Building
University of Washington
Box: 354696
Seattle, WA 98195

Research Interests

Studies of aging and chronic diseases; cardiovascular disease and its risk factors; physical and cognitive functioning in the elderly; dementia including Alzheimer's disease and vascular dementia; chronic disease in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs)

Recent Publications (PubMed)

Associations Between Neighborhood Park Access and Longitudinal Change in Cognition in Older Adults: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis.
(2021 May 15)
J Alzheimers Dis
Besser L, Chang LC, Evenson KR, Hirsch J, Michael Y, Galvin JE, Rapp SR, Fitzpatrick AL, Heckbert SR, Kaufman JD, Hughes TM

Body mass index in early adulthood and dementia in late life: Findings from a pooled cohort.
(2021 May 13)
Alzheimers Dement
Zeki Al Hazzouri A, Vittinghoff E, Hoang T, Golden SH, Fitzpatrick AL, Zhang A, Grasset L, Yaffe K

Egg consumption, overall diet quality, and risk of type 2 diabetes and coronary heart disease: A pooling project of US prospective cohorts.
(2021 May)
Clin Nutr 40(5): 2475-2482
Djoussé L, Zhou G, McClelland RL, Ma N, Zhou X, Kabagambe EK, Talegawkar SA, Judd SE, Biggs ML, Fitzpatrick AL, Clark CR, Gagnon DR, Steffen LM, Gaziano JM, Lee IM, Buring JE, Manson JE

The Association between Gait Speed and Falls in Community Dwelling Older Adults with and without Mild Cognitive Impairment.
(2021 Apr 2)
Int J Environ Res Public Health 18(7):
Adam CE, Fitzpatrick AL, Leary CS, Hajat A, Phelan EA, Park C, Semmens EO

Case-cohort study of plasma phospholipid fatty acid profiles, cognitive function, and risk of dementia: a secondary analysis in the Ginkgo Evaluation of Memory Study.
(2021 Apr 21)
Am J Clin Nutr
Koch M, Furtado JD, DeKosky ST, Fitzpatrick AL, Lopez OL, Kuller LH, Mukamal KJ, Jensen MK

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