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Dr Daniel Gibbs

Name:

Dr Daniel Gibbs

Job title:

Retired Neurologist

Place of work / study:

Previously at Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, USA

Tell us a little about yourself:

I am a retired general neurologist and former neuroscientist. I retired in 2013 due to Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI) due to Alzheimer’s disease. Since then I have been studying and writing about my own brain and disease in a book, A Tattoo on my Brain: A Neurologist’s Personal Battle against Alzheimer’s Disease, in several journal papers and a blog tattooonmybrain.com.

Relevant references: 

  • Gibbs, DM (1992) Hyperventilation-induced cerebral ischemia in panic disorder and effects of nimodipine.  Amer J Psychiatry 149: 1589-1591.
  • Gibbs, DM (2019) Early awareness of Alzheimer’s disease: a neurologist’s personal perspective. JAMA Neurol. 76(3):249. doi:10.1001/jamaneurol.2018.4910
  • VandeVrede L, Gibbs DM, Koestler M, et al. (2020) Symptomatic amyloid-related imaging abnormalities in an APOE ε4/ε4 patient treated with aducanumab. Alzheimer’s Dement. 12:e12101. https://doi.org/10.1002/dad2.12101
  • Gibbs, D (2021) What it’s like to have face blindness during the pandemic. Scientific American Mind & Brain, April 21, 2021. https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/what-its-like-to-have-face-blindness-during-the-pandemic/?previewid=8D032288-E26E-45B5-9B0B5C09C6733ADA

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