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Geoffrey Kerchner

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Neurology at the Stanford University Medical Center

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Contact Information

  • Clinical Offices
    Neurosciences Clinic 300 Pasteur Dr Boswell Bldg Rm A301 Stanford, CA 94305
    Tel Work (650) 723-6469 Fax (650) 725-0390
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    Alternate Contact
    Ana Mezynski Administrative Associate (academic) Tel Work (650) 736-4310
    Not for medical emergencies or patient use

Professional Overview

Clinical Focus

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Mild Cognitive Impairment
  • Dementia
  • Behavioral Neurology
  • Neurodegenerative Disease
  • Neuropsychology
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Academic Appointments

Honors and Awards

  • Awardee, McKnight Endowment Fund for Neuroscience Memory and Cognitive Disorders Award (2013-2016)
  • Awardee, Paul B. Beeson Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Award in Aging (2012-2017)
  • Awardee, SINTN / Johnson & Johnson New Neurosciences Innovations Initiative (2011-2013)
  • Awardee, Alzheimer's Association New Investigator Research Grant (2011-2013)
  • Member, Phi Beta Kappa (1993-now)
  • Member, Alpha Omega Alpha (2003-now)
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Professional Education

Fellowship: Univ of California San Francisco CA (2009)
Residency: Univ of California San Francisco CA (2007)
Internship: Univ of California San Francisco CA (2004)
Board Certification: Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (2008)
MD/PhD: Washington University, Neuroscience (2003)
Medical Education: Washington University School Of Medicine MO (2003)
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Courses

2013-14

Scientific Focus

Current Research and Scholarly Interests

Dr. Kerchner is a behavioral neurologist who cares for patients with Alzheimer's disease and other age-related neurodegenerative illnesses. He studies the use of ultra-high field MRI and other advanced neuroimaging technologies to reveal how these diseases affect the microscopic structure and circuitry of the brain, with the intent of creating new strategies for early diagnosis. Dr. Kerchner also supervises the participation of patients in clinical trials for Alzheimer’s disease.

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