Dr. Martin Albert, a behavioral neurologist and cognitive neuroscientist, is a Professor of Neurology at Boston University School of Medicine. He has served as Chief of Clinical Neurology at the Boston VA Medical Center, Director of the Boston University Harold Goodglass Aphasia Research Center, Co-Director of the Boston University "Language in the Aging Brain" laboratory, National Director of Biomedical Research for the Department of Veterans Affairs, and Science Consultant to the President of the United States (Bill Clinton) in the President's Office of Science and Technology Policy. He earned his M.D. degree at Tufts Medical School and went on to receive his Ph.D. in Neuropsychology from the University of Paris. He counts among his mentors Norman Geschwind and Henry Hecaen in behavioral neurology, and Harold Goodglass and Edith Kaplan in neuropsychology. His ten published books and more than 200 scientific journal articles are in the fields of behavioral neurology and cognitive neuroscience, with a special emphasis on aphasia, dementia, language in aging, and the aging brain. He has been elected by his peers as one of the 'Best Neurologists in America' every year for the past twenty years.
For professional details and bibliography, please refer to the full Curriculum Vitae.
For additional information, please refer to the Boston University Neurology Department Faculty Page.