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
  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. 2017
    Health Care HeroJacksonville Business Journal
  2. 2017
    Fellow of the American Academy of Neurology (FAAN) American Academy of Neurology
  3. 2012
    Robert Terry Award for the Best Paper on Neurodegenerative DiseasesAmerican Association of Neuropathologists
  4. 2008
    Health Care HeroJacksonville Business Journal
  5. 2007
    Basic Science Research AwardDepartment of Neurology
  6. 2005
    Selected Attendance, Residents' SymposiumAmerican Neurological Association
  7. 2004
    Travel FellowshipWorld Alzheimer Congress 2004
  8. 2002
    Travel FellowshipWorld Alzheimer Congress 2002
  9. 2001
    Travel Stipend, Advanced Linkage CourseRockefeller University
  10. 2001
    Robert and Clarice Smith Fellow in Neuroscience ResearchRobert and Clarice Smith Fellowship in Neurodegenerative Diseases and Stroke, MCF Neuroscience
  11. 2000
    Graduate Student Travel AwardSociety for Neuroscience
  12. 2000
    Pivotal Research ScholarshipWorld Alzheimer Congress 2000
  13. 1999
    Mayo Graduate School Travel AwardMayo Clinic Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  14. 1999
    Full Scholarship, Genetic Analysis Methods for Medical Researchers courseDuke University Medical Center
  15. 1995
    Best Intern of the YearHacettepe University School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
  16. 1994
    Diploma of Advanced FrenchMinistry of Education, Republic of France

Professional memberships

  1. 2018 - present
    Topic ChairAAN Annual Meeting - Aging and Dementia
  2. 2018 - present
    Co-ChairAlzheimer's Research Summit
  3. 2017 - present
    MemberSearch Committee for Center for Military Medicine Associate Director
  4. 2017 - present
    MemberCS/CI Conversion Committee
  5. 2017 - present
    MemberDepartment of Cardiology CI Search Committee
  6. 2017 - present
    MemberDivison of Hematology/ Oncology Chair Search Committee
  7. 2017 - present
    Topic ChairAAN Annual Meeting - Aging and Dementia
  8. 2017 - present
    MemberSearch Committee for Center for Military Medicine Associate Director
  9. 2016 - present
    MemberMayo Clinic Personnel Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  10. 2016 - present
    MemberDepartment of Neuroscience Search Committee
  11. 2016
    Topic ChairAAN Annual Meeting - Aging and Dementia
  12. 2016 - present
    ChairResearch Personnel Subcommittee
  13. 2016 - present
    MemberResearch Review Group
  14. 2016 - present
    ChairMayo Clinic and Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees - Research Faculty Pipeline Task Force
  15. 2016 - present
    MemberResearch Communications Task Force
  16. 2016 - present
    MemberGenome Analysis Core Advisory Panel
  17. 2015 - 2017
    MemberReseach Physician/Scientist Compensation Task Force
  18. 2015 - present
    Co-ChairUS News and World Reports
  19. 2015 - present
    Scientific Review Committee MemberNational Alzheimer's Coordinating Center
  20. 2014
    Session ChairGenetics: Transcriptomic and Epigenetic Changes in Alzheimer's Disease and Related Traits (O3-04), Alzheimer's Association International Conference, Alzheimer's Association
  21. 2014 - 2016
    Vice ChairResearch Personnel Subcommittee, Mayo Clinic Research Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  22. 2014
    Abstract ReviewerAging, Dementia, Cognitive, and Behavioral Neurology, American Academy of Neurology
  23. 2014
    Abstract ReviewerAlzheimer's Association International Conference, Alzheimer's Association
  24. 2014
    Co-ChairSession S28: Aging, Dementia and Cognitive and Behavioral Neurology: Dementia Genetics, 66th Annual Meeting, American Academy of Neurology
  25. 2014 - present
    Program DirectorBehavioral Neurology Fellowship, Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic in Florida
  26. 2013
    Session ChairThe Role of Alzheimer's Disease in Epigenetics and Transcriptomics, Alzheimer's Association International Conference, Alzheimer's Association
  27. 2013 - 2017
    ChairAurelie N'Songo, Mayo Graduate School Member, PhD Thesis Advisory Committee, Mayo Clinic Florida Committees
  28. 2013
    ReviewerClinomics Program, Mayo Clinic Center for Individualized Medicine
  29. 2013 - present
    MemberResearch Personnel Subcommittee, Mayo Clinic Research Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  30. 2012
    Session ChairGenetics of AD & non-AD Dementia, Alzheimer's Association International Conference, Alzheimer's Association
  31. 2012 - 2014
    Admissions Committee, Neurobiology of Disease, Mayo Clinic Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
  32. 2012 - 2014
    MemberNaomi Kouri, Mayo Graduate School Member, PhD Thesis Advisory Committee, Mayo Clinic Florida Committees
  33. 2012
    Task Force MemberProgram Advisory Task Force, American Neurological Association
  34. 2012 - present
    Committee MemberEpigenomics Research Committee, Mayo Clinic Center for Individualized Medicine
  35. 2012 - present
    Executive Committee MemberAlzheimers Disease Genetics Consortium
  36. 2011
    Active MemberEducation Committee, Department of Neurology
  37. 2010 - present
    Ad Hoc Grant ReviewerAlzheimer's Association
  38. 2008 - present
    MemberAmerican Academy of Neurology
  39.  
    Mayo Clinic Alumni Association, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  40.  
    MemberAmerican Society of Human Genetics
  41.  
    MemberSociety for Neuroscience
  42.  
    MemberSigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society
  43.  
    MemberTurkish Pharmacological Society
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