Piero G. Antuono, MDPiero G. Antuono, MD

Professor of Neurology, Pharmacology, and Toxicology
Director of the Dementia Research Center


Specialty

  • Adult Neurology

Subspecialties

  • Neuropharmacology of Aging
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Dementia

Education

1975 - MD University of Florence Medical School, Florence, Italy (Summa Cum Laude

Training

1975-1979 - Resident, Department of Neurology, University of Florence, Italy (Summa Cum Laude)
1979-1980 - Dementia Research Fellow, Department of Neurology, University of Florence, Italy
1980 - Intern, Department of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
1980-1983 - Resident, Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
1983-1984 - Psychopharmacology Research Fellow, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins Medical School, Baltimore, MD
1984-1985 - Dementia Research Fellow, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins Medical School, Baltimore, MD
1985-1991 - Assistant Professor of Neurology, Pharmacology and Toxicology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
1991-1997 - Associate Professor of Neurology, Pharmacology, and Toxicology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
1997-Present - Professor of Neurology, Pharmacology, and Toxicology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

Societies

1978 - International Society of Neurochemistry
1982 - American Academy of Neurology
1983 - American Association for the History of Medicine
1984 - Society for Neuroscience
1985 - Union of Concerned Scientists
1987 - World Federation of Neurology: Research Group on Dementia
1993 - Wisconsin Neurological Society
1994 - American Neuropsychiatric Association
1997 - European Federation of Neurological Societies
2001 - Soc Behav and Cognitive Neurology

Awards/Honors

1977 - Italian Research Council Fellowship Grant
1987 - "Best in Milwaukee Under 40", Milwaukee Magazine
1988 - The Governor of Wisconsin Certificate of Commendation, Madison, WI
1988 - State of Wisconsin Assembly Award for Medical Achievement, Madison, WI
1988 - Wisconsin State Alzheimer's Information and Training Center Certificate of Merit, Milwaukee, WI
1989 - Certificate of Appreciation, Department of Veteran Affairs
1993 - Certificate of Recognition, Alzheimer's Disease Association, Milwaukee, WI
1995 - Certificate of Recognition, The Wisconsin Occupational Therapists Association
1997 - Teacher of the Year Award, Department of Psychiatry, Medical College of Wisconsin
1997 - Community Connection Award, Luther Manor WI Adult Day Services Association
1999 - Teacher of the Year Award, Department of Psychiatry, Medical College of Wisconsin
2000 - Henrietta McNary Award, Department of Health Services, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
2001 - Certificate of Appreciation Mid America Continuing Medical Education Seminars. Brookfield,Wisconsin

Clinical Interest

Aging of the Brain and Dementia

Recent Publications

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