Memory Disorders/Dementia Specialist

Location
Las Vegas, NV
Posted
Aug 23, 2016
Specialty
Neurology
Position Type
Permanent

Cleveland Clinic Neurological Institute announces a search for a BC/BE Behavioral Neurologist or Geriatric Psychiatrist with advanced training and experience in the diagnosis and management of Alzheimer's Disease and other related dementia disorders as well as experience and enthusiasm for clinical trials. The ideal candidate completed his/her fellowship or residency training at least 3 years ago and has been actively conducting trials since completion of training. This individual will join the staff of the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health in Las Vegas, Nevada and will play a major role in the clinical trials program.

The Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health has locations in Las Vegas, Nevada, Cleveland and Lakewood, Ohio and Weston, Florida. The program's director is Dr. Jeffrey L. Cummings, renowned Alzheimer's specialist. Cleveland Clinic's Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health provides diagnosis and ongoing treatment for patients with cognitive disorders and support services for family members who care for them. We advocate a patient-focused, multidisciplinary approach for the diagnosis and treatment of cognitive disorders, encouraging collaboration across all care providers and by providing a continuum of care, integrating clinical trials, translational research and education at every level.

At the Center, our treatment programs are designed to provide excellent care and to respect the dignity of patients and their families. The incumbent will have access to onsite rehabilitation services, infusion therapy facilities, and advanced imaging capabilities as well as an opportunity to play key roles in pivotal Alzheimer's clinical trials.

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