Victor E. Alvarez MD
Assistant Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Neurology

MD, St. George's University School of Medicine




Dr. Alvarez completed his undergraduate degree at Boston College and earned his MD from St. George’s University. He completed residency training in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology at the University of Rochester School of Medicine, fellowship training in Oncologic Surgical Pathology at Roswell Park Cancer Institute, General Surgical Pathology at Danbury Hospital, and Neuropathology fellowship training at Brown University. Dr. Alvarez is an Assistant Professor of Neurology at Boston University and manages laboratory operations at the Bedford VA Hospital and the Jamaica Plain Veterans Administration. He is a member of the New England Veterans Administration Medical Centers (VISN-1) Brain Banks and the Brain Banks for the Boston University Alzheimer’s Disease Center, Center for the Study of Traumatic Encephalopathy, and Framingham Heart Study.

Dr. Alvarez’s research interests center on the relationship between neurotrauma and neurodegenerative diseases. Much of his current work centers on standardizing brain banking protocols between the various centers. He is an acting neuropathologist involved with the brain banks for the Boston University Alzheimer Disease Center, CTE Center, and Framingham Heart Study as well as the PTSD brain bank.

Investigator
Framingham Heart Study


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  1. Costa B, Manzoni C, Bernal-Quiros M, Kia DA, Aguilar M, Alvarez I, Alvarez V, Andreassen O, Anfossi M, Bagnoli S, Benussi L, Bernardi L, Binetti G, Blackburn D, Boada M, Borroni B, Bowns L, Bråthen G, Bruni AC, Chiang HH, Clarimon J, Colville S, Conidi ME, Cope TE, Cruchaga C, Cupidi C, Di Battista ME, Diehl-Schmid J, Diez-Fairen M, Dols-Icardo O, Durante E, Flisar D, Frangipane F, Galimberti D, Gallo M, Gallucci M, Ghidoni R, Graff C, Grafman JH, Grossman M, Hardy J, Hernández I, Holloway GJ, Huey ED, Illán-Gala I, Karydas A, Khoshnood B, Kramberger MG, Kristiansen M, Lewis PA, Lleó A, Madhan GK, Maletta R, Maver A, Menendez-Gonzalez M, Milan G, Miller B, Mol MO, Momeni P, Moreno-Grau S, Morris CM, Nacmias B, Nilsson C, Novelli V, Öijerstedt L, Padovani A, Pal S, Panchbhaya Y, Pastor P, Peterlin B, Piaceri I, Pickering-Brown S, Pijnenburg YA, Puca AA, Rainero I, Rendina A, Richardson AM, Rogaeva E, Rogelj B, Rollinson S, Rossi G, Rossmeier C, Rowe JB, Rubino E, Ruiz A, Sanchez-Valle R, Sando SB, Santillo AF, Saxon J, Scarpini E, Serpente M, Smirne N, Sorbi S, Suh E, Tagliavini F, Thompson JC, Trojanowski JQ, Van Deerlin VM, Van der Zee J, Van Broeckhoven C, van Rooij J, Van Swieten JC, Veronesi A, Vitale E, Waldö ML, Woodward C, Yokoyama J, Escott-Price V, Polke JM, Ferrari R. C9orf72, AAO and ancestry help discriminating behavioural from language variants in FTLD cohorts. Neurology. 2020 Sep 17. PMID: 32943482
     
  2. Adams JW, Alosco ML, Mez J, Alvarez VE, Huber BR, Tripodis Y, Adler CH, Kubilius C, Cormier KA, Mathais R, Nicks R, Kelley HJ, Saltiel N, Uretsky M, Nair E, Aytan N, Cherry JD, Nowinski CJ, Kowall NW, Goldstein LE, Dwyer B, Katz DI, Cantu RC, Stern RA, McKee AC, Stein TD. Association of probable REM sleep behavior disorder with pathology and years of contact sports play in chronic traumatic encephalopathy. Acta Neuropathol. 2020 Sep 17.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32939646
     
  3. Alosco ML, Cherry JD, Huber BR, Tripodis Y, Baucom Z, Kowall NW, Saltiel N, Goldstein LE, Katz DI, Dwyer B, Daneshvar DH, Palmisano JN, Martin B, Cantu RC, Stern RA, Alvarez VE, Mez J, Stein TD, McKee AC. Characterizing tau deposition in chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE): utility of the McKee CTE staging scheme. Acta Neuropathol. 2020 Oct; 140(4):495-512.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32778942
     
  4. Mez J, Daneshvar DH, Alosco ML, Alvarez VE, Huber BR, Stein TD, McKee AC. Reply to "Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy and Primary Age-Related Tauopathy". Ann Neurol. 2020 Aug 04.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32754941
     
  5. Spencer KR, Foster ZW, Rauf NA, Guilderson L, Collins D, Averill JG, Walker SE, Robey I, Cherry JD, Alvarez VE, Huber BR, McKee AC, Kowall NW, Brady CB, Stein TD. Neuropathological profile of long-duration amyotrophic lateral sclerosis in military Veterans. Brain Pathol. 2020 Jul 07.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32633852
     
  6. Cherry JD, Kim SH, Stein TD, Pothast MJ, Nicks R, Meng G, Huber BR, Mez J, Alosco ML, Tripodis Y, Farrell K, Alvarez VE, McKee AC, Crary JF. Evolution of neuronal and glial tau isoforms in chronic traumatic encephalopathy. Brain Pathol. 2020 Sep; 30(5):913-925.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32500646; DOI: 10.1111/bpa.12867;
     
  7. Cho H, Hyeon SJ, Shin JY, Alvarez VE, Stein TD, Lee J, Kowall NW, McKee AC, Ryu H, Seo JS. Alterations of transcriptome signatures in head trauma-related neurodegenerative disorders. Sci Rep. 2020 Jun 01; 10(1):8811.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32483284
     
  8. Friedberg JS, Aytan N, Cherry JD, Xia W, Standring OJ, Alvarez VE, Nicks R, Svirsky S, Meng G, Jun G, Ryu H, Au R, Stein TD. Associations between brain inflammatory profiles and human neuropathology are altered based on apolipoprotein E e4 genotype. Sci Rep. 2020 02 19; 10(1):2924.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32076055
     
  9. Minaeva O, Hua N, Franz ES, Lupoli N, Mian AZ, Farris CW, Hildebrandt AM, Kiernan PT, Evers LE, Griffin AD, Liu X, Chancellor SE, Babcock KJ, Moncaster JA, Jara H, Alvarez VE, Huber BR, Guermazi A, Latour LL, McKee AC, Soto JA, Anderson SW, Goldstein LE. Nonhomogeneous Gadolinium Retention in the Cerebral Cortex after Intravenous Administration of Gadolinium-based Contrast Agent in Rats and Humans. Radiology. 2020 02; 294(2):377-385.View Related Profiles. PMID: 31769744
     
  10. Mez J, Daneshvar DH, Abdolmohammadi B, Chua AS, Alosco ML, Kiernan PT, Evers L, Marshall L, Martin BM, Palmisano JN, Nowinski CJ, Mahar I, Cherry JD, Alvarez VE, Dwyer B, Huber BR, Stein TD, Goldstein LE, Katz DI, Cantu RC, Au R, Kowall NW, Stern RA, McClean MD, Weuve J, Tripodis Y, McKee AC. Duration of American Football Play and Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy. Ann Neurol. 2020 01; 87(1):116-131.View Related Profiles. PMID: 31589352; DOI: 10.1002/ana.25611;
     
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