University Heart Grand OpeningZippity Doo Dah gives to BCHTomorrow. Every Day.Jackson Free Clinic
  • Alexander P. Auchus, MD


    Professor and McCarty Chair of Neurology
    Chairman, Department of Neurology
    Fax: (601) 984-5503



    • Undergraduate school
      Johns Hopkins University, BA
    • Medical school
      Washington University School of Medicine (St. Louis, MO), MD
    • Internship (internal medicine)
      Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
    • Residency (neurology)
      New York Hospital - Cornell Medical Center
      Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY
    • Research fellowship (neurobiology)
      Cornell University Medical College, New York, NY
    • Clinical fellowship (geriatric neurology and neuropsychiatry)
      Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA

    Board certifications

    • Diplomate (neurology)
      American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
    • Diplomate (vascular neurology)
      American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

    Research interests

    • Alzheimer's disease and other dementias in non-Caucasians
    • Vascular dementia
    • Experimental therapeutics for the dementias
    • Neuro-imaging biomarkers for dementia