Taub Institute: Genomics Core
AN NIA-FUNDED ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE RESEARCH CENTER

 

Columbia University
Medical Center
Neurological Institute

710 West 168th Street, 3rd floor
(212) 305-1818


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About Us

Taub Faculty

Giuseppe Tosto, MD, PhD

Giuseppe Tosto, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Neurology (in the Taub Institute for Research on Alzheimer's Disease and the Aging Brain)

Email: gt2260@columbia.edu
Tel: (212) 305-9274

Dr. Giuseppe Tosto received his and MD and took his residency training in Neurology at the University of Rome "La Sapienza" (Italy). He received his PhD in Neuroscience at the same institution. He is currently an Assistant Professor of Neurology at the Gertrude H. Sergievsky Center and the Taub Institute for Research on Alzheimer's Disease and the Aging Brain.

Dr. Tosto is a genetic epidemiologist who works primarily on populations with admixed ancestry, such as Caribbean Hispanics and African Americans, and has funded projects on admixture mapping and RNA sequencing in the context of Alzheimer's disease. Along with the cited area of interests, other projects focus on Alzheimer's disease heterogeneity and the use of disease's endophenotypes such as neuroimaging, CSF and neuropsychological predictors.

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