Richard Isaacson, M.D., ’01: SOM grad appears on NBC’s “Today”

Watch UMKC School of Medicine graduate Richard Isaacson, M.D., ’01, discuss Alzheimer’s disease on the health segment of the NBC morning program, “Today” at Dr. Isaacson appeared on the program this morning (Jan. 27) to talk about the disease and his new book, “Treating Alzheimer’s, Preventing Alzheimer’s – A Patient and Family Guide, 2011 Edition.”

Dr. Isaacson is currently an associate professor of neurology and medicine, director of the neurology residency training program, associate chair of education, and education director of the McKnight Brain Institute in the Department of Neurology at the Miller School of Medicine at the University of Miami.

He has appeared widely in the media regarding his work in Alzheimer’s disease including, NBC, CBS, the Wall Street Journal, U.S. News and World Report and Univision.

Find out more about Dr. Isaacson and his new book at

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