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Boo Johansson

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Boo Johansson

boo.johansson@psy.gu.se
+46 31 786 1656

Room number: 441
Postal Address: Box 500, 40530 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Haraldsgatan 1 , 41314 Göteborg


Department of Psychology (More Information)
Box 500
405 30 Göteborg
www.psy.gu.se
psykologi@psy.gu.se
Visiting Address: Haraldsgatan 1 , 413 14 Göteborg

About Boo Johansson

Biography

  • 2001 - Professor of Psychology, especially geropsychology, Dept. of Psychology, University of Gothenburg.
  • 1993- Adjunct Professor of Biobehavioral Health, Pennsylvania State University, USA.
  • 1975-2001 Research Psychologist, Associate Professor, Professor, Institute of Gerontology, University College of Health Sciences, Jönköping.
     
  • 1995 Specialist Diploma in Clinical Psychology
  • 1990 Associate professor (docent affiliation), Dept. of Psychology, University of Gothenburg
  • 1985 Ph.D in psychology, Dept. of Psychology, University of Gothenburg
  • 1982 Licenced psychologist
  • 1975 BA in psychology, Uppsala university.

Teaching

  • Geropsychology- Adult Development and Aging
  • Cognitive health – Neuropsychology
  • Mental Health and Well-being in Aging

Research interests

Cognition, cognitive and mental health in late adulthood and aging. Normal aging, compromised cognition, and dementia. Clinical, twin, and longitudinal population-based aging studies.

Current research

 

OCTO TWIN Study (project catalogue)

Selected publications

 

Latest publications

Trajectories of Big Five Personality Traits: A Coordinated Analysis of 16 Longitudinal Samplesty
E. K. Graham, S. J. Weston, D. Gerstorf, T. B. Yoneda, T. Booth et al.
European Journal of Personality, Journal article 2020
Journal article

Increased risk for hip fracture after death of a spouse-further support for bereavement frailty?
Cecilie Hongslo Vala, Mattias Lorentzon, Valter Sundh, H. Johansson, C Lewerin et al.
Osteoporosis international : a journal established as result of cooperation between the European Foundation for Osteoporosis and the National Osteoporosis Foundation of the USA, Journal article 2020
Journal article

Increases in Neuroticism May Be an Early Indicator of Dementia: A Coordinated Analysis
T. Yoneda, J. Rush, E. K. Graham, Anne Ingeborg Berg, H. Comijs et al.
Journals of Gerontology Series B-Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences, Journal article 2020
Journal article

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2005

Prodromal cognitive signs of dementia in 85-year-olds using four sources of information
S Sacuicu, Magnus Sjögren, Boo Johansson, D Gustafsson, Ingmar Skoog
Neurology, Journal article 2005
Journal article

Cancer as a risk factor for long-term cognitive deficits and dementia.
L A Hefling, B E Meyerowitz, P Hall, P Lichtenstein, Boo Johansson et al.
Journal of the National Cancer Institute, Journal article 2005
Journal article

Complexity of work and risk of Alzheimer's disease: A population-based study of Swedish twins
Ross Andel, Michael Crowe, Nancy L. Pedersen, James Mortimer, Eileen Crimmins et al.
Journals of Gerontology Series B-Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences, Journal article 2005
Journal article

Age- and time-to death-based interrelationships between perceptual speed and memory in the oldest-old
Valgeir Thorvaldsson, S Hofer, Boo Johansson
The 58th Scientific Meeting with the American Gerontological Society , Conference paper 2005
Conference paper

Åldrande och kognition
Linda Hassing, Boo Johansson
Nordisk Psykologi, Review article 2005
Review article

Differential change in cogntitive functioning relating to age, demetnia progression, and time to death ( No abstract, p 137)
L Hoffman, S Hofer, A Piccinin, Boo Johansson
At the 58th Scientific Meeting with the American Gerontological Society Published in The Gerontologist, vol. 45, Special Issue, October 2005, Conference paper 2005
Conference paper

and coupled cognitive change: Results form the octogenarian twin study of aging. (No abstract, p. 669)
S Hofer, L Hoffman, A Piccinin, Boo Johansson
At the 58th Scientific Meeting with the American Gerontological Society Published in The Gerontologist, vol. 45, Special Issue, October 2005, Conference paper 2005
Conference paper

Markers or predictiors of life-satisfaction in the oldest-old? (Abstract, p. 161)
A. I Berg, Linda Hassing, Boo Johansson, G. E McClearn
At the 58th Scientific Meeting with the American Gerontological Society Published in The, Conference paper 2005
Conference paper

An immune risk phenotype, cognitive impairment and survival in very late life: The impact of alosta-tic load in Swedish Octo- and Nongenarian humans
A Wikby, G.F Ferguson, R Forsey, J Thompson, J Strindhall et al.
Journal Gerontology: Biological Science, Journal article 2005
Journal article

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