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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

The Role of Personality in Retirement Adjustment: Longitudinal Effects on Life Satisfaction
Isabelle Hansson, Georg Henning, Sandra Buratti, Magnus Lindwall, Marie Kivi et al.
GSA Annual Scientific Meeting, Austin, Texas, USA, November 13-17, 2019, Conference contribution 2019
Conference contribution

A Multi-study Coordinated Meta-analysis of Pulmonary Function and Cognition in Aging
E. C. Duggan, A. M. Piccinin, S. Clouston, A. V. Koval, A. Robitaille et al.
Journals of Gerontology Series a-Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences, Journal article 2019
Journal article

Longitudinal correspondence between subjective and objective memory in the oldest old: A parallel process model by gender
J. W. Jones, E. B. Fauth, M. Ernsth Bravell, Boo Johansson, T. Ledermann
European Journal of Ageing, Journal article 2019
Journal article

Direct and Indirect Associations between Personality and Life Satisfaction in the Retirement Transition
Isabelle Hansson, Georg Henning, Sandra Buratti, Magnus Lindwall, Boo Johansson et al.
International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics European Region Congress (IAGG-ER), Gothenburg, Sweden, May 23-25, 2019, Conference contribution 2019
Conference contribution

Disentangling the Mechanisms of Retirement Adjustment: Determinants and Consequences of Subjective Well-Being
Isabelle Hansson, Sandra Buratti, Valgeir Thorvaldsson, Boo Johansson, Anne Ingeborg Berg
International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics European Region Congress (IAGG-ER), Gothenburg, Sweden, May 23-25, 2019, Conference contribution 2019
Conference contribution

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2005

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

Performance on Neurocognitive Tests by Co-twins to Dementia Cases Compared to Normal Control Twins
Boo Johansson, M Gatz, A Fiske, C.A Reynolds, L Fratiglioni et al.
Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neurology, Journal article 2005
Journal article

Complexity of work and risk of Alzheimer's disease: a population-based study of Swedish twins.
Boo Johansson, R Andel, M Crowe, N.L Pedersen, J Mortimer et al.
J Gerontology: Psychological Science, Journal article 2005
Journal article

2004

CYP46A1 Variants Interact with Age and APOE to Influence CSF Aβ42 and Phospho-Tau Levels in Alzheimer's Disease
Annica Johansson, Hagit Katzov, Henrik Zetterberg, Lars Feuk, Boo Johansson et al.
The 9th International Conference on Alzheimer's Disease (ICAD), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, 20-25 July 2004, Poster 2004
Poster

Sensitivity and specificity of dementia coding in two Swedish disease registries
Boo Johansson, Y-P Jin, M Gatz, N. L Pedersen
Neurology, Journal article 2004
Journal article

How heritable is Alzheimer's disease in late life? Findings in Swedish twins
N.L Pedersen, M Gatz, S Berg, Boo Johansson
Annals of neurology, Journal article 2004
Journal article

Genetic variants of ABCA1 modify Alzheimer disease risk and quantitative traits related to beta-amyloid metabolism
Hagit Katzov, Katy Chalmers, Juni Palmgren, Niels Andreasen, Boo Johansson et al.
HUMAN MUTATION, Journal article 2004
Journal article

Gender differences in heritability of depressive symptoms in the elderly
M Jansson, M. Gatz, S. Berg, Boo Johansson, B. Malmberg et al.
PSYCHOLOGICAL MEDICINE, Journal article 2004
Journal article

Comorbid type 2 diabetes mellitus and hypertension exacerbates cognitive decline: evidence from a longitudinal study
Linda Hassing, Scott M. Hofer, Sven E. Nilsson, Stig Berg, Nancy L. Pedersen et al.
Age and Ageing, Journal article 2004
Journal article

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