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)

Association of mitochondrial DNA copy number with cardiometabolic diseases.
(2021 Oct 13)
Cell Genom 1(1):
Liu X, Longchamps RJ, Wiggins KL, Raffield LM, Bielak LF, Zhao W, Pitsillides A, Blackwell TW, Yao J, Guo X, Kurniansyah N, Thyagarajan B, Pankratz N, Rich SS, Taylor KD, Peyser PA, Heckbert SR, Seshadri S, Cupples LA, Boerwinkle E, Grove ML, Larson NB, Smith JA, Vasan RS, Sofer T, Fitzpatrick AL, Fornage M, Ding J, Correa A, Abecasis G, Psaty BM, Wilson JG, Levy D, Rotter JI, Bis JC, TOPMed mtDNA Working Group in NHLBI Trans-Omics for Precision Medicine (TOPMed) Consortium., Satizabal CL, Arking DE, Liu C

Neighborhood greenspace exposure as a protective factor in dementia risk among U.S. adults 75 years or older: a cohort study.
(2022 Jan 15)
Environ Health 21(1): 14
Slawsky ED, Hajat A, Rhew IC, Russette H, Semmens EO, Kaufman JD, Leary CS, Fitzpatrick AL

Evaluating a system to promote timely detection of cognitive impairment in primary care practice.
(2021 Dec)
Alzheimers Dement 17 Suppl 8(): e055084
Fitzpatrick AL, Belza B, Raetz JG, Suchsland MZ, Illes J, Gaster B

Association of low-frequency and rare coding variants with information processing speed.
(2021 Dec 4)
Transl Psychiatry 11(1): 613
Bressler J, Davies G, Smith AV, Saba Y, Bis JC, Jian X, Hayward C, Yanek L, Smith JA, Mirza SS, Wang R, Adams HHH, Becker D, Boerwinkle E, Campbell A, Cox SR, Eiriksdottir G, Fawns-Ritchie C, Gottesman RF, Grove ML, Guo X, Hofer E, Kardia SLR, Knol MJ, Koini M, Lopez OL, Marioni RE, Nyquist P, Pattie A, Polasek O, Porteous DJ, Rudan I, Satizabal CL, Schmidt H, Schmidt R, Sidney S, Simino J, Smith BH, Turner ST, van der Lee SJ, Ware EB, Whitmer RA, Yaffe K, Yang Q, Zhao W, Gudnason V, Launer LJ, Fitzpatrick AL, Psaty BM, Fornage M, Arfan Ikram M, van Duijn CM, Seshadri S, Mosley TH, Deary IJ

DASH diet adherence and cognitive function: Multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis.
(2021 Dec)
Clin Nutr ESPEN 46(): 223-231
Daniel GD, Chen H, Bertoni AG, Rapp SR, Fitzpatrick AL, Luchsinger JA, Wood AC, Hughes TM, Burke GL, Hayden KM

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