Ann C. McKee, MD
William Fairfield Warren Distinguished Professor
Boston University

MD, Case School of Medicine




Dr. McKee completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Wisconsin and received her medical degree from the Case Western Reserve School of Medicine. She completed residency training in neurology at Cleveland Metropolitan General Hospital and fellowship training in neuropathology at Massachusetts General Hospital. She was Assistant Professor of Neuropathology at Harvard Medical School from 1991-94, when she became Associate Professor of Neurology and Pathology at Boston University School of Medicine. In 2011, she was promoted to Professor of Neurology and Pathology. Dr. McKee directs the Neuropathology Service for the New England Veterans Administration Medical Centers (VISN-1) and the Brain Banks for the Boston University Alzheimer’s Disease Center, Center for the Study of Traumatic Encephalopathy, Framingham Heart Study, and Centenarian Study, which are all based at the Bedford VAMC. Dr. McKee is also the Chief Neuropathologist for the National VA ALS Brain Bank.

Dr. McKee’s research interests center on the neuropathological alterations of neurodegenerative diseases, with a primary focus on the role of tau protein, axonal injury, trauma, vascular injury, and neurodegeneration. Much of her current work centers on mild traumatic brain injury from contact sports and military service and its long-term consequences. As a board-certified neurologist and neuropathologist, she is particularly interested in the clinical, behavioral and psychological manifestations of pathological disease and the neuroanatomical localization of clinical symptoms. She has written widely on many neurodegenerative diseases including Alzheimer’s disease, Lewy Body disease, Parkinson’s Disease, Progressive Supranuclear Palsy, Multiple System Atrophy, Frontotemporal Degeneration, Corticobasal Degeneration and Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE). She has been an invited participant in several NIH-sponsored workshops on Progressive Supranuclear Palsy, Vascular Dementia and Traumatic Brain Injury. Dr. McKee’s work has been essential in establishing the clinical and pathological spectrum of trauma induced neurodegenerative disease, including CTE and Chronic Traumatic Encephalomyelopathy.

Recently, she has received widespread acclaim for her case series featured in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) that found nearly every former National Football League (NFL) player who played at least one regular season game and whose brain then was donated for research was diagnosed post-mortem with Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE).

Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Neurology


Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Pathology & Laboratory Medicine


Investigator
Framingham Heart Study


Member
Boston University
Evans Center for Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research


Graduate Faculty (Primary Mentor of Grad Students)
Boston University School of Medicine, Graduate Medical Sciences


VA Boston Healthcare System




Late Pathologies of Exposure to Repetitive Head Impacts from Contact Sports: White Matter and Vascular Contributions to Cognitive Impairment, Dementia, and Neuropsychiatric Symptoms
09/15/2021 - 08/31/2024 (Multi-PI)
PI: Ann C. McKee, MD
NIH/National Institute of Neurological Disorders & Stroke
1RF1NS122854-01

Traumatic Brain Injury and Repetitive Head Impacts: Contributions to AD/ADRD and CTE Neuropathology and Resulting Clinical Syndromes
09/30/2019 - 07/31/2024 (PI)
NIH/National Institute of Neurological Disorders & Stroke
5U54NS115266-03

An integrated biobanking platform for frontotemporal dementia research
12/01/2021 - 11/30/2023 (PI)
Rainwater Charitable Foundation


The Contribution of Age-Related Tauopathies to Alzheimer's Disease
09/30/2018 - 05/31/2023 (PI)
NIH/National Institute on Aging
5R01AG062348-04

Tau Pathology in Motor Regions and Parkinsonism in Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy: A Comparison to Progressive Supranuclear Palsy and Corticobasal Degeneration
05/01/2022 - 04/30/2023 (Key Person / Mentor)
NIH/National Institute of Neurological Disorders & Stroke
1F31NS127449-01

Tau Pathology in CTE vs. Alzheimer's Disease: Microvasculopathy and Neuroinflammation
09/15/2017 - 08/31/2022 (PI)
NIH/National Institute on Aging
1RF1AG057902-01

Updating the Neuropathological Criteria for PSP
12/01/2020 - 07/31/2021 (Subcontract PI)
The Regents of the University of California, San Francisco Rainwater Char. Fdn


Personnel Agreement for Research Services of Rebecca Mathias
10/01/2019 - 04/30/2020 (PI)
VA Boston Healthcare System


Personnel Agreement for Research Services of Rebecca Mathias
08/01/2018 - 07/31/2019 (PI)
VA Boston Healthcare System


CTE and Posttraumatic Neurodegeneration: Neuropathology and Ex Vivo Imaging
01/01/2014 - 12/31/2018 (PI)
NIH/National Institute of Neurological Disorders & Stroke
5U01NS086659-04

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Boston University Alzheimer's Disease Core Center
(PI)

CTE and Posttraumatic Neurodegeneration: Neuropathology and Ex Vivo Imaging
(PI)

CENC-VA TBI Brain Tissue Repository
(PI)

Molecular and Genetic Investigation of Tau in Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE)
(PI)



Yr Title Project-Sub Proj Pubs
2022 CTBI:CBI Tauopathy in Mice and Human: Neurodegeneration after Repetitive Neurotrauma: Mechanisms and Biomarker Discovery 5I01BX004613-03
2021 Late Pathologies of Exposure to Repetitive Head Impacts from Contact Sports: White Matter and Vascular Contributions to Cognitive Impairment, Dementia, and Neuropsychiatric Symptoms 1RF1NS122854-01
2021 Core D: Neuropathology Core 1P30AG072978-01-9744
2021 Neuropath Core 5U19AG068753-02-8038
2021 CTBI:CBI Tauopathy in Mice and Human: Neurodegeneration after Repetitive Neurotrauma: Mechanisms and Biomarker Discovery 5I01BX004613-02
2021 Brain Bank Core 5U54NS115266-03-6599
2021 Admin Core 5U54NS115266-03-6597
2021 Traumatic Brain Injury and Repetitive Head Impacts: Contributions to AD/ADRD and CTE Neuropathology and Resulting Clinical Syndromes 5U54NS115266-03
2021 The Contribution of Age-Related Tauopathies to Alzheimer's Disease 5R01AG062348-04 6
2021 VA Biorepository Brain Bank 5I01BX002466-08 8
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  1. Alvia M, Aytan N, Spencer KR, Foster ZW, Rauf NA, Guilderson L, Robey I, Averill JG, Walker SE, Alvarez VE, Huber BR, Mathais R, Cormier KA, Nicks R, Pothast M, Labadorf A, Agus F, Alosco ML, Mez J, Kowall NW, McKee AC, Brady CB, Stein TD. MicroRNA Alterations in Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy and Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. Front Neurosci. 2022; 16:855096.View Related Profiles. PMID: 35663558; PMCID: PMC9160996; DOI: 10.3389/fnins.2022.855096;
     
  2. Colvin LE, Foster ZW, Stein TD, Thakore-James M, Salajegheh MK, Carr K, Spencer KR, Abdul Rauf N, Adams L, Averill JG, Walker SE, Robey I, Alvarez VE, Huber BR, McKee AC, Kowall NW, Brady CB. Utility of the ALSFRS-R for predicting ALS and comorbid disease neuropathology: The Veterans Affairs Biorepository Brain Bank. Muscle Nerve. 2022 May 18.View Related Profiles. PMID: 35585776
     
  3. Morrison MS, Aparicio HJ, Blennow K, Zetterberg H, Ashton NJ, Karikari TK, Tripodis Y, Martin B, Palmisano JN, Sugarman MA, Frank B, Steinberg EG, Turk KW, Budson AE, Au R, Goldstein LE, Jun GR, Kowall NW, Killiany R, Qiu WQ, Stern RA, Mez J, McKee AC, Stein TD, Alosco ML. Antemortem plasma phosphorylated tau (181) predicts Alzheimer's disease neuropathology and regional tau at autopsy. Brain. 2022 May 13.View Related Profiles. PMID: 35554506; DOI: 10.1093/brain/awac175;
     
  4. Yang J, Chang S, Chen IA, Kura S, Rosen GA, Saltiel NA, Huber BR, Varadarajan D, Balbastre Y, Magnain C, Chen SC, Fischl B, Mckee AC, Boas D, Wang H. Volumetric characterization of microvasculature in ex vivo human brain samples by serial sectioning optical coherence tomography. IEEE Trans Biomed Eng. 2022 May 13; PP.View Related Profiles. PMID: 35560084
     
  5. Frank B, Ally M, Tripodis Y, Puzo C, Labriolo C, Hurley L, Martin B, Palmisano J, Chan L, Steinberg E, Turk K, Budson A, O'Connor M, Au R, Qiu WQ, Goldstein L, Kukull W, Kowall N, Killiany R, Stern R, Stein T, McKee A, Mez J, Alosco M. Trajectories of Cognitive Decline in Brain Donors With Autopsy-Confirmed Alzheimer Disease and Cerebrovascular Disease. Neurology. 2022 Jun 14; 98(24):e2454-e2464.View Related Profiles. PMID: 35444054; PMCID: PMC9231841; DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000200304;
     
  6. LeClair J, Weuve J, Fox MP, Mez J, Alosco ML, Nowinski C, McKee A, Tripodis Y. Selection Bias Analysis Supports Dose-Response Relationship between Level of American Football Play and Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy Diagnosis. Am J Epidemiol. 2022 Apr 16.View Related Profiles. PMID: 35434739; DOI: 10.1093/aje/kwac075;
     
  7. Babcock KJ, Abdolmohammadi B, Kiernan PT, Mahar I, Cherry JD, Alvarez VE, Goldstein LE, Stein TD, McKee AC, Huber BR. Interface astrogliosis in contact sport head impacts and military blast exposure. Acta Neuropathol Commun. 2022 Apr 13; 10(1):52.View Related Profiles. PMID: 35418116; PMCID: PMC9009003; DOI: 10.1186/s40478-022-01358-z;
     
  8. Glass JD, Hammers JL, Omalu BL, Bieniek KF, Crary JF, Dickson DW, Stein TD, Mez J, Alosco ME, McKee AC. Erratum to Letters to the Editor regarding: The Second NINDS/NIBIB Consensus Meeting to Define Neuropathological Criteria for the Diagnosis of Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy. J Neuropathol Exp Neurol 2021;80(3):210-9. J Neuropathol Exp Neurol. 2022 Feb 24; 81(3):249.View Related Profiles. PMID: 35098301
     
  9. Moncaster JA, Moir RD, Burton MA, Chadwick O, Minaeva O, Alvarez VE, Ericsson M, Clark JI, McKee AC, Tanzi RE, Goldstein LE. Alzheimer's disease amyloid-ß pathology in the lens of the eye. Exp Eye Res. 2022 Feb 21; 108974.View Related Profiles. PMID: 35202705
     
  10. Turk KW, Geada A, Alvarez VE, Xia W, Cherry JD, Nicks R, Meng G, Daley S, Tripodis Y, Huber BR, Budson AE, Dwyer B, Kowall NW, Cantu RC, Goldstein LE, Katz DI, Stern RA, Alosco ML, Mez J, McKee AC, Stein TD. A comparison between tau and amyloid-ß cerebrospinal fluid biomarkers in chronic traumatic encephalopathy and Alzheimer disease. Alzheimers Res Ther. 2022 02 09; 14(1):28.View Related Profiles. PMID: 35139894; PMCID: PMC8830027; DOI: 10.1186/s13195-022-00976-y;
     
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Daily Mail 12/15/2021

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AP 12/14/2021

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Boston Herald 12/14/2021

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CBS Mornings 12/14/2021

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The Guardian 12/14/2021

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The Hill 12/14/2021

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Huffington Post 12/14/2021

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Reuters 12/14/2021

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UPI 12/14/2021

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WBZ Radio 12/14/2021

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CBS 12/14/2021

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SFGate 8/24/2021

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The Washington Post 3/12/2021

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USA Today 2/18/2021

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The Sun 2/7/2021

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The Good Kind of Brain Drain

The Atlantic 1/23/2021

A new way of looking at concussions

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Dr Ann McKee: Rugby is ready to explode. Children should not be playing it

The Times 1/13/2021

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Yahoo 1/13/2021

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Salon 3/9/2020

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New York Post 2/10/2020

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From Scientist to Salesman

The Washington Post 1/22/2020

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The New York Post 1/22/2020

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Daily Mail 12/20/2019

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HealthDay 10/21/2019

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The Daily Mail 10/15/2019

Pointed ‘Tackle Can Wait’ TV ad hits amid sobering new CTE study’s stats

Sporting News 10/14/2019

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Breitbart 10/14/2019

More Years of Football, Higher Odds for Brain Disease Later

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ZME Science 10/9/2019

More Years of Football, Higher Odds for Brain Disease Later

U.S. News & World Report 10/9/2019

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Daily Mail 10/8/2019

CTE Risk Goes Up 30% For Each Year Of Playing Football

Futurity 10/8/2019

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Daily Mail 10/8/2019

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The Daily Wire 10/8/2019

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BU Today 10/7/2019

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Boston Herald 10/7/2019

The Transformers

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Study Shows Hockey Great Stan Mikita Suffered from CTE

AP 9/13/2019

Why Women’s Soccer Players are Worried About Their Brains

Bleacher Report 9/10/2019

College Football Season Is Here. Will Universities Continue To Ignore The Risk Of Brain Damage?

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Dementia Tied to White Matter Rarefaction in Football Players With CTE

MedPage Today 8/5/2019

Patriots Legend Nick Buoniconti Dies

BU Today 8/1/2019

Aaron Hernandez's estate reaches secret settlement with the families of two men the deceased ex-Patriots star was acquitted of killing during a night club altercation in 2012

Daily Mail 7/26/2019

Do Brain Injuries Affect Women Differently Than Men?

New York Times Magazine 6/26/2019

On the Precipice of Memory Loss: Pursuing Better Diagnostic Tools for Patients with CTE and Other Neurodegenerative Disorders

Genetic Literacy Project 6/13/2019

Ann McKee Urges MED Graduates to Speak Up for the Voiceless

BU Today 5/28/2019

Exploring the real science behind tackle football's risks

WPVI-TV 5/28/2019

For Patients With Memory Loss, Working Towards Better Diagnosis

Undark 5/6/2019

Widow Of Hockey Enforcer Todd Ewen Blames NHL For CTE, His Death

NBC News 5/6/2019

The Tragic Post-Hockey Life of an NHL ‘Enforcer’

The Atlantic 4/25/2019

Four BU Professors Receive University’s Highest Faculty Honor

BU Today 4/20/2019

Gronk’s retirement becomes a flashpoint in CTE debate

NBC Sports 3/30/2019

Gronk Retires. Were Concussions and CTE a Factor?

BU Today 3/27/2019

Before CTE Diagnosis, Tommy Nobis’ Family Was Troubled By His Behavior

Atlanta Journal Constitution 1/30/2019

A somber Super Bowl reminder in ‘Mr. Falcon’ CTE diagnosis

Associated Press 1/29/2019

Subconcussive Head Impacts Alter Oculomotor Responses

Reuters Health 12/26/2018

Tim Green’s ALS: Is it fair to blame football?

Syracuse 12/17/2018

Why We Still Don’t Know How Many NFL Players Have CTE

Five Thirty Eight 12/17/2018

'No Safe Blow to the Head': Why One Season of Childhood Football Likely Means Irreversible Brain Damage

CBN News 12/10/2018

Ex-Patriot Kevin Turner’s children are battling the nurse who became his wife and heir

The Boston Globe 12/7/2018

Doctors Said Hockey Enforcer Todd Ewen Did Not Have C.T.E. But He Did

The New York Times 11/30/2018

Gene Variation May Explain Most Severe CTE

Futurity 11/29/2018

VA researchers named most influential people in health care by TIME magazine

Military Times 11/28/2018

T 100 2018

Time 11/28/2018

Why Some People Develop More Severe CTE Symptoms than Others

Association of American Universities 11/21/2018

NHL Won't Admit Liability, Will Pay Around $19 Million In Concussion Lawsuit Settlement

Deadspin 11/13/2018

Scientists zero in on genetic risk factor for Alzheimer's-like brain disease CTE

CBS News 11/5/2018

Specific Gene Variant Linked To Severe Symptoms Of CTE

UPI 11/5/2018

Why Some People’s CTE Symptoms Are More Severe Than Others

BU Today 11/3/2018

Analysis shows 147 college football programs had at least one player diagnosed with CTE

USA Today 11/2/2018

In football, CTE skeptics like Merril Hoge challenge brain-damage conclusions, but Doug Baldwin cites ‘common sense’

The Seattle Times 10/26/2018

Merril Hoge, co-author of new book are way off target in discussing football, CTE

USA Today 10/24/2018

10 key points from Gladiator: Aaron Hernandez and Football Inc.

The Boston Globe 10/23/2018

How one flawed study and irresponsible reporting launched a wave of CTE hysteria

Yahoo Sports 10/23/2018

A Terrible Thing To Waste

The Boston Globe 10/18/2018

Ann Mckee Elected to the National Academy of Medicine

BU Today 10/15/2018

CTE researchers seek to study more female brains

The Washington Post 10/11/2018

Scientists seek veterans to help treat CTE

60 Minutes – CBS News 9/16/2018

Combat veterans coming home with CTE

CBS News 9/16/2018

While adjusting to NFL's new helmet rule, Ravens players, coaches wonder how it will affect the game

Baltimore Sun 9/5/2018

Researchers close in on CTE diagnosis in living, one brain at a time

USA Today 8/24/2018

Startling jump in NFL player claims for Parkinson's and ALS pushes payout projections past 65-year total in 18 months

Los Angeles Times 8/8/2018

Another CTE diagnosis in soccer adds to growing concern

Yahoo Finance 8/7/2018

Athletes Who May Have Suffered From CTE — And The Tragic Outcomes

Oxygen 6/26/2018

Boynton joins NHL concussion lawsuit, pledges brain to science

TSN 6/21/2018

NHL Commissioner Bettman sidesteps question about concussions

Los Angeles Times 5/28/2018

Naperville Park District latest to add flag football as parents' fear of concussions grows

Chicago Tribune 5/5/2018

The Tragic Diagnosis They Already Knew: Their Brother Died With C.T.E.

The New York Times 5/3/2018

Former NHLer Parker had CTE when he died

TSN 5/3/2018

Starting tackle football early sets kids up for brain problems

Futurity 5/2/2018

MED Researchers: Youth Football Linked to Earlier Brain Problems

BU Today 4/30/2018

Playing football young may mean earlier cognitive, emotional problems

CNN Health 4/30/2018

TIME’s 100 Most influential People: BU’s Ann McKee

Time 4/19/2018

Is the NHL doing enough to prevent concussions? Eric Lindros, others don't think so

Philly.com 4/19/2018

Experts say CTE ‘is associated with ice hockey play'

Daily News 4/12/2018

Family of Late Minnesota Hockey Star Waiting for Results from CTE Lab

KSTP 2/27/2018

Former Seahawks' brains shed light on NFL head injuries

King 5 News 2/21/2018

Intercepted Podcast Bonus: The NFL’s Violent Ballet

The Intercept 2/1/2018

Bob Costas will skip the Super Bowl because of the NFL’s connection to brain trauma

SB Nation 1/24/2018

Kevin Turner’s rugged road

ESPN 3/16/2011

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2018 Alzheimer’s Association: Henry Wisniewski Lifetime Achievement Award
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