Maria Loizos

Maria Loizos, PhD

  • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Psychiatry

Research Topics:

Aging, Alzheimer's Disease, Brain, Memory

Dr. Maria Loizos is a clinical neuropsychologist in the Alzheimer's Disease Research Center (ADRC), a clinical supervisor in the Adult Neuropsychology Center and Adult Psychology Internship Program, and an Instructor in the Department of Psychiatry at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.

She completed her predoctoral internship training with specialization in neuropsychology at Staten Island University Hospital (Northwell Health) and her postdoctoral fellowship in neuropsychology in the Department of Psychiatry at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.  She received her Ph.D. in clinical psychology with a minor in clinical neuropsychology from Yeshiva University, Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology.

Dr. Loizos provides neuropsychological consultations for adult patients with memory loss and dementia.  She also trains psychology doctoral candidates to administer neuropsychological tests and interpret cognitive data.  Dr. Loizos's recent research projects focus on developing clinical tools to improve brain health and increase digital literacy in diverse elderly populations.  She coordinates the Brain Tissue Donation Program at the ADRC, a program which allows participants to help others by contributing to the advancement of our understanding of Alzheimer's disease, other dementias, and healthy aging.  Additionally, Dr. Loizos is co-investigator of the Music Experiences clinical trial at the ADRC.

Clinical Focus


Education

Fellowship, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Internship, Staten Island University Hospital, Northwell Health

PhD, Yeshiva University, Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology