Ph.D., Ohio State University, 1971; M.S., Ohio State University, 1970; B.S., Ohio State University, 1967; B.S., Ohio State University, 1968; Honorary: M.A., Arts and Letters, University of Pennsylvania, 1981.
Consultant in Research Compliance, Maricopa Integrated Medical System, 2002-present; Consultant, California Energy Commission, 1994-present; Consultant, National Renewable Energy Laboratory, 1992-present.
Arizona State University: 1995-present; Johns Hopkins University: 1991-present; University of Arizona: 1997-present. Previous Appointments: University of Pennsylvania, Princeton University.
Career and Recent Professional Awards; Teaching Awards
Listed in the International Who's Who in Medicine, 1997-present; Honorary Member, Phi Beta Phi, Honorary Society, inducted 1991; Distinguished Research Professor, Arizona State University, 1987-1988.
Editorial Board Member, Journal of Cardiology Research, 2003-present; Abstract Review Board, Annual Meeting, Society for General Internal Medicine, 1995; Member, Editorial Board, Sociological Methodology, 1979-1983.
Corporate and Public Sector Leadership
Chair, Division of Research, MedPro, Phoenix, 2003-present; Chief, Epidemiology and Biostatistics Section, Integrated Fellowship in Cardiology, Phoenix, 1998-present; Faculty Member, Residency Program in Psychiatry, Good Samaritan Medical Center, Phoenix, 1993-present.
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Samus QM, Rosenblatt A, Steele C, Baker A, Harper M, Brandt J, Mayer, LS, Rabins PV, and Lyketsos CG (2004) The Association of Neuropsychiatric Symptoms and Environment with Quality of Life in Assisted Living Residents with Dementia, The Geronotogist
Politis, AM, Vozzella S, Mayer LS, Onyike CU, Baker A, and Lyketsos, CG (2004) A randomized, controlled, clinical trial of activity therapy for apathy in patients with dementia residing in long-term care, Intl Jour Geriatric Psychiatry, November, 2004, 19(11), 2069-2079