Nilufer Taner, M.D., Ph.D.

  1. Neurologist

Departments

Location

  1. Jacksonville, Florida

Languages

English
  1. Alzheimer's disease
  2. Dementia
  • Alzheimer's disease and other dementias
  • Genetics of Alzheimer's disease and other neurodegenerative diseases

Jacksonville, Florida

  1. 2008
    Fellow - Behavioral NeurologyDepartment of Neurology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 2007
    Resident - NeurologyDepartment of Neurology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 2003
    Research FellowshipDepartment of Neuroscience, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  4. 2001
    PhDMolecular Neuroscience, Programs, Mayo Graduate School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  5. 2001
    PhDMolecular Neuroscience, Programs, Mayo Graduate School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  6. 1997
    Research Fellowship - PharmacologyDepartment of Pharmacology, Cornell University Medical College
  7. 1996
    Predoctoral Studies - Ph.D. CandidateDepartment of Pharmacology, Hacettepe University Medical School
  8. 1995
    MD - MedicineHacettepe University Medical School

Certifications

  1. 2008
    Behavioral Neurology & NeuropsychiatryUnited Council of Neurologic Specialties
  2. 2008
    NeurologyAmerican Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Awards and honors

  1. 2012
    Robert Terry Award for the Best Paper on Neurodegenerative DiseasesAmerican Association of Neuropathologists
  2. 2008
    Health Care HeroJacksonville Business Journal
  3. 2007
    Basic Science Research AwardDepartment of Neurology
  4. 2005
    Selected Attendance, Residents' SymposiumAmerican Neurological Association
  5. 2004
    Travel FellowshipWorld Alzheimer Congress 2004
  6. 2002
    Travel FellowshipWorld Alzheimer Congress 2002
  7. 2001
    Travel Stipend, Advanced Linkage CourseRockefeller University
  8. 2001
    Robert and Clarice Smith Fellow in Neuroscience ResearchRobert and Clarice Smith Fellowship in Neurodegenerative Diseases and Stroke, MCF Neuroscience
  9. 2000
    Pivotal Research ScholarshipWorld Alzheimer Congress 2000
  10. 2000
    Graduate Student Travel AwardSociety for Neuroscience
  11. 1999
    Full Scholarship, Genetic Analysis Methods for Medical Researchers courseDuke University Medical Center
  12. 1999
    Mayo Graduate School Travel AwardMayo Clinic Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  13. 1995
    Best Intern of the YearHacettepe University School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
  14. 1994
    Diploma of Advanced FrenchMinistry of Education, Republic of France
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Professional memberships

  1. 2016
    Topic Chair2016 AAN Annual Meeting -- Aging and Dementia, American Academy of Neurology
  2. 2015
    Scientific ReviewerNational Alzheimer's Coordinating Center
  3. 2015 - present
    MemberReseach Physician/Scientist Compensation Task Force
  4. 2015 - present
    Co-ChairUS News and World Reports
  5. 2014 - 2016
    Research Personnel Subcommittee, Mayo Clinic Research Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  6. 2014
    Abstract ReviewerAging, Dementia, Cognitive, and Behavioral Neurology, American Academy of Neurology
  7. 2014
    Abstract ReviewerAlzheimer's Association International Conference, Alzheimer's Association
  8. 2014
    Co-ChairSession S28: Aging, Dementia and Cognitive and Behavioral Neurology: Dementia Genetics, 66th Annual Meeting, American Academy of Neurology
  9. 2014
    Session ChairGenetics: Transcriptomic and Epigenetic Changes in Alzheimer's Disease and Related Traits (O3-04), Alzheimer's Association International Conference, Alzheimer's Association
  10. 2014 - present
    Program DirectorBehavioral Neurology Fellowship, Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic in Florida
  11. 2013 - 2017
    ChairAurelie N'Songo, Mayo Graduate School Member, PhD Thesis Advisory Committee, Mayo Clinic Florida Committees
  12. 2013
    ReviewerClinomics Program, Mayo Clinic Center for Individualized Medicine
  13. 2013
    Session ChairThe Role of Alzheimer's Disease in Epigenetics and Transcriptomics, Alzheimer's Association International Conference, Alzheimer's Association
  14. 2013 - present
    MemberResearch Personnel Subcommittee, Mayo Clinic Research Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  15. 2012 - 2014
    Admissions Committee, Neurobiology of Disease, Mayo Clinic Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
  16. 2012 - 2014
    MemberNaomi Kouri, Mayo Graduate School Member, PhD Thesis Advisory Committee, Mayo Clinic Florida Committees
  17. 2012
    Task Force MemberProgram Advisory Task Force, American Neurological Association
  18. 2012
    Session ChairGenetics of AD & non-AD Dementia, Alzheimer's Association International Conference, Alzheimer's Association
  19. 2012 - present
    Committee MemberEpigenomics Research Committee, Mayo Clinic Center for Individualized Medicine
  20. 2012 - present
    Executive Committee MemberAlzheimers Disease Genetics Consortium
  21. 2011
    Active MemberEducation Committee, Department of Neurology
  22. 2010 - present
    Ad Hoc Grant ReviewerAlzheimer's Association
  23. 2008 - present
    MemberAmerican Academy of Neurology
  24.  
    Mayo Clinic Alumni Association, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  25.  
    MemberAmerican Society of Human Genetics
  26.  
    MemberSociety for Neuroscience
  27.  
    MemberSigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society
  28.  
    MemberTurkish Pharmacological Society
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