Clinical Assistant Professor
Research Interests:

Clinical trials in Alzheimer disease and frontal-temporatl dementia, and clinical-pathological correlation of neurodegenerative disorders.

B.Sc., McGill University, Physiology
MDCM McGill University
Recent Publications:
  • Boxer AL, Mackenzie IR. Boeve BF, Baker M, Seely WW, Crook R, Feldman H, Hsiung GY, Rutherford N, Laluz V, Whitwell J, Foti D, McDade E, Molano J, Karydas A, Wojtas A, Goldman J, Mirsky J, Sengdy P, Dearmond S, Miller BL, Rademakers R. Clinical, reuroimaging and neuropathological features of a new chromosome 9p-linked FTD-ALS family. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry. 2011 Feb:82(2):196-203.
  • Sepehry A, Lee P, Foti D, Hsiung G-Y, Vadeanu C, Genge M, Feldman H, Beattie BL, and C. Jacova. Which Scales Can Detech Depression of Alzheimer Disease According to the NLMH-Provisional Diagnostic Criteria? Canadian Geriatrics Journal. 2013; 16(4):225-226. Poster abstract.
  • Sanitibanez R, Hsiung GYR, Foti DF, Sepehry A. Characterization of The Primary Progressive Aphasias Subtypes After The 2011 Recommendation: A Preliminary Meta-Analysis. July 2017 Poster at AAIC. Alzheimer’s and Dementia 13(7):P387. DOI: 10.1016/j.jalz.2017.06.358.
  • Lichtenstein M., Fallah N., Mudge B., Hsiung G., Foti D., Beattie B., Feldman H. (2018). 16-Year Survival of the Canadian Collaborative Cohort of Related Dementias. Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences/Journal Canaidan Des Sciences Neurologiques, 45(4),367-374. doi: 10.1017/cjn.2018.6.
  • Appel-Cresswell S, Guella I, Lehman A, Foti D, Farrer MJ. PSEN1 p Met233Val in a Complex Neurodegenerative Movement and Neuropsychiatric Disorder. Journal of Movement Disorders. 2018:11(1):45-48. doi; 10.14802/jmd.17066.
  • Jacova C, Peters KR, Beattie BL, Wong E, Riddehough A, Foti D, Scheltens P, Li DK, Feldman HH. Cognitive Impairment No Dementia – Neuropsychological and Neuroimaging. Characterization of an Amnestic Subgroup. Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 2008;25:238-247.
  • Mackenzie IR, Foti D, Woulfe J, Hurwitz TA. Atypical frontotemporal lobar degeneration with ubiquitin-positive, TDP-43-negative neuronal inclusions. Brain. 2008 May;131(Pt 5):1282-93. Epub 2008 Mar 24.
  • Seeley WW, Matthews BR, Crawford RK, Gorno-Tempini ML, Foti D, Mackenzie IR, Miller BL..Unravelling Boléro: progressive aphasia, transmodal creativity and the right posterior neocortex. Brain 2008 Jan; 131 (39-49).
  • Sayao AL, Heran MK, Chapman K, Redekop G, Foti, D. Intracranial hypotension causing reversible frontotemporal dementia and coma. Can J Neurol Sci. 2009 Mar;36(2):252-6.