Roger Dixon, PhD

Professor, Faculty of Science - Psychology Science


Professor, Faculty of Science - Psychology Science
(780) 492-5850
P-579 Bio Science - Psychology Wing
11355 - Saskatchewan Drive
Edmonton AB
T6G 2E9


Area of Study / Keywords

Aging Neurodegeneration Longitudinal Omics Machine Learning


Longitudinal and Epidemiological Research in Resilient, Normal, Impaired, and Neurodegenerative Aging

Applications of Artificial Intelligence, Neuro-informatics, Machine Learning, and Other Quantitative Modeling Technologies

Interactions among Genetic, Biological, Metabolic, Health, Functional, and Lifestyle Influences in Brain/Cognitive Aging and Neurodegenerative Disease 

Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias

Biomarkers and Risk/Protective Factors Predicting Differential Trajectories, Transitions, and Outcomes of Neurocognitive Aging


PSYC 403 and PSYC 505: Characteristics and Transitions in Normal Aging, Cognitive Impairment and Alzheimer's Disease


PSYCH 403 - Recent Advances in Experimental Psychology: Models and Theories

Discussion of advanced concepts and theories developed by selected fields within experimental psychology. The course will examine the relation between theory and data in these fields. Prerequisites: STAT 141 or 151 or 161 or SCI 151 and a 300-level PSYCH course. Students must check with the Department for the topics for the year and any additional prerequisites. [Faculty of Science]

PSYCH 505 - Conference Course in Psychology

[Faculty of Science]

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Featured Publications

Buzatto, A.Z., Tatlay, J., Bajwa, B., Mung, D., Camicioli, R., Dixon, R.A., & Li, L.

Journal of Proteome Research. 2021 July;

Anstey, K.J., Peters, R., Mortby, M., Kiely, K.M., Eramudugolla, R., Cherbuin, N., Huque, H., & Dixon, R.A.

Scientific Reports. 2021 May; 11

Bohn, L., Zheng, Y., McFall, G.P., & Dixon, R.A.

Alzheimer's Research & Therapy. 2021 March; 13 (1)

Caballero, H.S., McFall, G.P., Wiebe, S., & Dixon, R.A.

Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society. 2021 March; 27 (2):158-171

Drouin, S.M., McFall, G.P., & Dixon, R.A.

Alzheimer's & Dementia: Diagnosis, Assessment & Disease Monitoring. 2020 July; 12 (1):e12089

Badhwar, A., McFall, G.P., Sapkota, S., Black, S., Chertkow, H., Duchesne, S., Masellis, M., Li, L., Dixon, R.A., & Bellec, P.

Brain. 2020 May; 143 (5):1315-1331

Anstey, K.J., Peters, R., Zheng, L., Barnes, D.E., Brayne, C., Brodaty, H., Chalmers, J., Clare, L., Dixon, R.A., Dodge, H., Lautenschlager, N., Middleton, L., Qiu, C., Rees, G., Sahar, S., & Yaffe, K.

Journal of Alzheimer's Disease. 2020 January; 78 doi:10.3233/JAD-200674 (1):3-12

McFall, G.P., McDermott, K., & Dixon, R.A.

Journal of Alzheimer's Disease. 2019 October; 70

Dixon, R.A., & Lachman, M.E.

The aging brain: Functional adaptation across adulthood.. 2019 October;

Andrews, S.J., McFall, G.P., Booth, A., Dixon, R.A., & Anstey, K.J.

Journal of Alzheimer's Disease. 2019 June; 69 (4):1109-1136

Sapkota, S., Huan, T., Tran, T., Zheng, J., Camicioli, R., Li, L., & Dixon, R.A.

Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience.. 10, (296):1-12

Huan, T., Tran, T., Zheng, J., Sapkota, S., Camicioli, R., Dixon, R.A., & Li, L.

Journal of Alzheimer's Disease. 65 (4):1401-1416