Director, Alzheimer’s Prevention Program; Associate Professor of Neuroscience in Neurology and Radiology; Director, Women’s Brain Initiative, Weill Cornell Medical College/New York-Presbyterian Hospital
Dr. Lisa Mosconi, Ph.D., is the director of the Alzheimer’s Prevention Program at Weill Cornell Medical College (WCMC)/New York-Presbyterian Hospital, where she was recruited as an associate professor of Neuroscience in Neurology. She also is an adjunct faculty member in the Department of Psychiatry at NYU School of Medicine, and in the Department of Nutrition at NYU Steinhardt School of Nutrition and Public Health. Formerly, Dr. Mosconi founded and was the director of the Nutrition & Brain Fitness Lab at the NYU Department of Psychiatry, where she served as the director of the Family History of Alzheimer’s disease research program. Dr. Mosconi holds a dual Ph.D. degree in Neuroscience and Nuclear Medicine from the University of Florence, Italy, and is a board-certified integrative nutritionist and holistic healthcare practitioner.