Pierre N. Tariot, MD
Banner Alzheimer's Institute
Pierre N. Tariot, MD is Banner Alzheimer's Institute director and also University of Arizona College of Medicine research professor. Dr. Tariot has investigated and lectured extensively on multiple aspects of diagnosis, therapy and prevention of Alzheimer’s disease and has published more than 350 papers on these topics. He has served as an author for several studies that have led to Food & Drug Administration (FDA) approval of treatments for Alzheimer’s disease. Dr. Tariot has led efforts to refine how behavioral changes in dementia are measured. He has contributed to large multicenter trials of a range of treatments for these neuropsychiatric features.
- American Geriatrics Society New Investigator Award for Neuroscience
- Arizona Geriatrics Society Geriatrician of the Year
- National Institute of Mental Health Geriatric Mental Health Academic Award
- UCLA Turken Research Award