Dr. George Perry, Ph.D.

Dr. George Perry, Ph.D. Dr. George Perry, Ph.D.
Dean and Professor,University of Texas at San Antonio
 
Biography
George Perry (born April 12, 1953 in Lompoc, California) is a neuroscientist recognized in the field of Alzheimers disease research particularly for his work in oxidative stress. Dr. Perry has studied at many universities and holds multiple degrees including a Bachelor of Arts degree in Zoology from the University of California Santa Barbara and a PhD in Marine Biology from the Scrippss Institution of Oceanography at San Diego. He is distinguished as one of the top Alzheimers disease researchers by Expertscape with over 1000 publications, more than 66,000 citations (H=129), one of the top 100 most-cited scientists in Neuroscience & Behavior and one of the top 25 scientists in free radical research. Dr. Perry is a Semmes Foundation Distinguished University Chair in Neurobiology and is an active participant in many other scientific associations. He is an elected member of the Academies of Sciences of Mexico, Portugal, and Spain. In addition, Perry is an Editor of numerous scientific journals including Journal of Alzheimers Disease which he founded in 1998. Today, Perry continues his love for research while working as Dean of the College of Sciences at The University of Texas at San Antonio.
 
Research Interest
All of Dr.Perryresearch is centered around Neurodegeneration. In particular, Dr. Perry focuses on Alzheimers disease and the effects of oxidative stress on the disease as well as its effects on other neurodegenerative disorder.