Rapidly Progressive Dementia

People who primarily work on prion diseases and other rapidly progressive dementias.

Michael Terranova

Assistant Clinical Research Coordinator

Michael is a clinical research coordinator working on the rapidly progressive dementia (RPD) program led by Michael Geschwind, MD, PhD.

Michael Geschwind, MD, PhD


Dr. Geschwind received his MD and PhD degrees in neuroscience through the National Institutes of Health (NIH)-sponsored Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP) at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York. He completed his internship in internal medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) Medical Center, his neurology residency at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore and his fellowship in behavioral neurology at the UCSF Memory and Aging Center (MAC). He is a Professor of Neurology at the MAC.