David Perry MD

University of California, San Francisco

Dr. Perry is an Assistant Professor of Neurology at the University of California, San Francisco Memory and Aging Center. His research focuses on the impact of neurodegenerative illness on reward processing. He also studies how to improve the certainty of the clinical diagnosis and prediction of the underlying pathological diagnosis in frontotemporal dementia. He graduated from medical school at Georgetown University, followed by an internship in internal medicine and neurology residency at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. During residency he researched obsessive-compulsive features in frontotemporal dementia. He then completed a fellowship in behavioral neurology at the UCSF Memory and Aging Center.