Lea A. Truman Drye, PhD
Center & Institute Affiliation(s):
615 N Wolfe St, W5010
Baltimore , Maryland
PhD , 2008
My primary interest is in the design, conduct, and analysis of clinical trials. My work in clinical trials has involved testing interventions for both the treatment and prevention of disease. Most of my experience has been in trials of psychiatric diseases and eye diseases.
clinical trials, Alzheimer's disease, dementia, mood disorder, eye disease
Drye LT, Scherer RW, Lanctôt KL, Rosenberg PB, Herrmann N, Bachman D, Mintzer JE, for the ADMET research group. Designing a trial to evaluate potential treatments for apathy in dementia: the Apathy in Dementia Methylphenidate trial (ADMET). Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 2013; 21: 549-59. PMID: 23567407. PMCID: PMC3402588.
Drye LT, Ismail Z, Porsteinsson AP, Rosenberg PB, Weintraub D, Marano C, Pelton G, Frangakis C, Rabins PV, Munro CA, Meinert CL, Devanand DP, Yesavage J, Mintzer JE, Schneider LS, Pollock BG, Lyketsos CG, for the CitAD Research Group. Citalopram for agitation in Alzheimer’s disease (CitAD): design and methods. Alzheimers Dement. 2012;8:121-30. PMID: 22301195. PMCID: PMC3333484.
Branch AD, Drye LT, Van Natta ML, Sezgin E, Fishman SL, Dieterich DT, Meinert CL, Jabs DA, for the Studies of the Ocular Complications of AIDS (SOCA) Research Group. Evaluation of hepatitis C virus as a risk factor for HIV-associated neuroretinal disorder. Clin Infect Dis 2013; 57: 1618-25. PMID: 24081683. PMCID: PMC3814824.
Rosenberg PB, Drye LT, Martin BK, Frangakis C, Mintzer JE, Weintraub, Porsteinsson AP, Schneider LS, Rabins PV, Munro CA, Meinert CL, Lyketsos, CG, for the DIADS-2 Research Group. Sertraline for the treatment of depression in Alzheimer’s disease. Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2010; 18:136-45. PMCID: PMC2842121.
Drye LT, Martin BK, Frangakis CE, Meinert CL, Mintzer JE, Munro CA, Porsteinsson AP, Rabins PV, Rosenberg PB, Schneider LS, Weintraub D, Lyketsos CG, for the DIADS-2 Research Group. Do treatment effects vary among differing baseline depression criteria in Depression in Alzheimer’s Disease Study – 2 (DIADS-2)? Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 2011; 26: 573-583. PMID: 20672243. PMCID: PMC3414254.