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Piero Antuono, MD

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Piero G. Antuono, MD

Professor of Neurology, Pharmacology and Toxicology

Locations

  • Medical College of Wisconsin
    Department of Neurology

Contact Information

Biography

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

Honors and Awards

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

Education

MD, University of Florence Medical School, Florence, Italy, 1975

Research Interests

Adult Neurology
Neuropharmacology of Aging
Alzheimer's Disease
Dementia

Clinical Interest

Aging of the Brain and Dementia

Publications