William Bondareff

Alzheimer’s expert focusing on the neurobiology of the disease and the neuropathology of the psychotic symptoms

Holder of the Della Martin Chair in Psychiatry

Director, Division of Geriatric Psychiatry, Keck School of Medicine of USC

Director, USC-St. Barnabas Alzheimer's Disease Diagnosis and Treatment Center

Professor of psychiatry and gerontology, Keck School of Medicine of USC

Senior research associate, division of biogerontology, gerontology research institute, USC Andrus Gerontology Center

Member, USC Program in Neural, Informational and Behavioral Sciences


  • neurobiology of dementia, depression and Alzheimer’s disease
  • neuropathology of psychotic symptoms in Alzheimer’s disease
  • geriatric psychiatry
  • biogerontology
  • aging brain
  • head injury

Additional Information

  • Fellow, American Psychiatric Association; American Association for the Advancement of Science; and Gerontological Society of America