Expertise DescriptionI have over 20 years experience in geriatric medicine with expertise in Alzheimer's disease, memory disorders, cognitive decline, dementia, cognitive aging, and the relationship between obesity and memory function in women. I have provided clients with consultations, courtroom testimony, and deposition for over a decade as a geriatric medicine expert witness.
Areas of Expertise
I am a geriatrician that specializes in cognitive disorders, Alzheimer’s and other dementias that can affect decision-making capacity. I perform capacity assessments as a portion of my clinical practice and have testified as expert witness in a case of testamentary capacity in the state of Texas and currently involved in a case in Illinois.
Degree, Subject, Institution
M.D., , Medical College of Wisconsin – Milwaukee, WI
B.A., , Boston University – Boston, MA
American Board of Internal Medicine
Certificate of Added Qualification, Geriatric Medicine
Licensed in Wisconsin, Illinois, and Texas
Awards & Affiliation
American Geriatrics Society (AGS)
American College of Physicians-SGIM
American Association of Geriatric Psychiatry
Vascular-Cognition (Vas-Cog), International Society for Vascular Behavioral and Cognitive Disorders
International Society to Advance Alzheimer’s Research (ISTAART)