Chiadi U. Onyike MD, MHS

Dr. Chiadi Onyike is Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences in the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Dr. Onyike is specialized in neuropsychiatry and focuses on the care of individuals who have mid- and late-life dementias. His research focuses on the epidemiology and neuropsychiatry of the frontotemporal dementias, practical dementia care and treatment trials for Alzheimer disease, frontotemporal dementias and related disorders. He serves on the Board of Directors of the Alzheimer's Association in Maryland, and on the association's Medical and Scientific Advisory Board, and is active in professional and public education programs focused on the dementias. After receiving his Medical Degree from the University of Nigeria, Dr. Onyike completed internships at the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital and the St. Elizabeth's/CMHS in Washington D.C., a fellowship in Neurochemistry/Cell Signaling at the University of Maryland at Baltimore, residency in Psychiatry at Johns Hopkins, and fellowships in Clinical Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology at Johns Hopkins. He also holds a graduate degree in Clinical Epidemiology. Dr. Onyike is director of the Johns Hopkins Frontotemporal Dementias and Young-Onset Dementias Clinic.