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Claudia Helen Kawas

Claudia H. Kawas, MD



Clinical Interests

dementia and memory disorders, geriatric medicine, geriatric neurology

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  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Neurology - General
  • English
Medical School
University of Louisville
The Memorial Medical CenterInternal Medicine
Albert Einstein College of MedicineNeurology
Albert Einstein College of MedicineDementia and Aging
Professional Positions
  • Professor — Department of Neurology, UCI School of Medicine
  • Professor — Department of  Neurobiology and Behavior, UCI School of Biological Sciences
  • Al & Trish Nichols Chair in Clinical Neuroscience — UC Irvine
Awards and Recognition
  • Best Doctors in America® (Neurology), 2013
  • Physicians of Excellence, Orange County Medical Association, 2017
Academic Profile

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Speakers Bureau Topics

  • Alzheimer’s Disease, Epidemiology
  • Alzheimer’s Disease, Research in the Prevention
  • Alzheimer’s Disease, Treatment
  • Epidemiology of the Oldest Old: the 90+ Study
  • Observational Studies, Benefits and Pitfalls 

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