Yonas E. Geda, M.D.

Departments

Psychiatry and Psychology

Location

  1. Phoenix, Arizona
  • Neuropsychiatry of mild cognitive impairment (MCI), which is the transitional zone between the cognitive changes of normal aging and dementia. Subjects with MCI constitute a high risk group because they develop dementia at 10-15% per year, as compared to the general population of 1-2%.

Phoenix, Arizona

  1. 2006
    Master of Science - Clinical Research (basic, intermediate, and advanced applied epidemiology and related subjects)Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 2001
    Fellow - Behavioral Neurology (Mayo Foundation Scholar)Mayo Clinic in Rochester
  3. 2000
    Fellow - Behavioral Neurology, Medical Psychiatry and Consultation/Liaison PsychiatryMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  4. 1999
    Chief Resident - PsychiatryMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  5. 1999
    Resident - General PsychiatryMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  6. 1996
    Internship - Primary Care MedicineWright State University School of Medicine
  7. 1995
    Internship - PsychiatryMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  8. 1991
    Internship - Internal Medicine, Surgery, Pediatrics, Ob-GYN (3 months of each done in Ethiopia)Armed Forces General Hospital

Certifications

  1. Education Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG)
  2. DiplomateAmerican Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Professional Highlights

  1. Chair, Neuropsychiatry Special Interest Group, American Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine, 2008-present
  2. Science Committee, Groupe de Recherche sur la maladie d'Alzheimer, 2008-present
  3. Education Committee, American Neuropsychiatric Association, 2005-present
  4. Harold Amos Scholar, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, 2008-2012