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George Perry
Title Chief Scientist, Brain Health Consortium
Faculty Rank Professor
Degree Ph.D.
Institution University of Texas at San Antonio
Department College of Sciences
Clusters Neurological Disorders and Mental Health
Address
College of Sciences
One UTSA Circle
City San Antonio
State TX
Postal Code 78249
Telephone (210) 458-8660
Fax (210) 458-4445
Email
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Title Affiliate Professor
Institution University of Alaska Fairbanks
Department Chemistry and Biochemistry

Awards and Honors icon

2001 Portuguese-American Historical and Research Foundation Distinguished American of Portuguese Ancestry
2003 Lompoc High School Alumni Association Hall of Fame
2003 Alzheimer Research Forum Mensch Award
2003 Essential Science Indicators Top 20 Most-Cited Authors in Alzheimer’s Disease
2004 In-cites 100 Most-Cited Scientists in Neuroscience and Behavior of the Decade
2004 Cleveland Area Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association Community Service Award
2007 Universidad Arturo Prat, Iquique, Chile Doctorado Honoris Causa (Hon. D.)
2007 Free Radical Lab Registry Top 25 Lab Heads in Free Radical Research
2007 Alzheimer’s Association Zenith Fellow
2008 American Aging Association Denham Harman Research Award
2008 Neuroscience ISI Highly Cited.com
2009 Royal Spanish Academy of Sciences Foreign Corresponding Member
2009 Top 100 Alzheimer’s Disease Investigators
2010 Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease Alzheimer Award / Alzheimer Medal
2010 Mexican Academy of Sciences Corresponding Member
2010 Society for the Advancement of Chicanos and Native American Scientists (SACNAS) Distinguished Professional Mentor Award
2011 Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease Alzheimer Award / Alzheimer Medal
2011 Society of Biology Chartered Biologist (CBiol)
2011 Linnean Society of London Fellow
2011 Microscopy Society of America Fellow
2011 Royal College of Pathologists Fellow
2011 Royal Society of Biology Fellow
2011 Royal Society of Chemistry Fellow
2011 Academy of Sciences of Lisbon Foreign Corresponding Member
2011 Secretar?a nacional de Ciencia, Technolog?a e Innovación (SENACYT) National Honor Plaque of Panama for Exceptional Contribution to “Neuroscience"
2011 International College of Geriatric Psychoneuropharmacology (ICGP) Senior Investigator Award
2011 http://sciencewatch.com/ana/st/alz2/authors Top 20 Alzheimer’s Disease Authors
2012 Phi Kappa Phi Charter and Life Member
2012 Royal Society of Chemistry Chartered Chemist (CChem)
2012 Royal Society of Biology Chartered Scientist (CSci)
2012 US Deparment of State Fulbright Senior Scholar Specialist Program
2012 Azorean Spirit, SATA Inflight Magazine Gente Notavel(Notable People)
2012 Governo dos Azores Notaveis dos Azores
2012 International Conference on Research in Applied Computation Symposium Outstanding Service Award
2012 Portuguese Tribune Scientist of the Year
2013 Semmes Foundation Distinguished Chair in Neurobiology
2013 Expertscape Leading Expert-Alzheimer Disease
2013 Sigma XI, Alamo Chapter Martin Goland Award
2014 Royal Microscopical Society, (FRMS) Fellow
2014 Royal Society of the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce Fellow
2014 International Journal of Humanities, Engineering and Pharmaceutical Sciences..., India UDAAN-Lifetime Achievement Award
2015 International Engineering and Technology Institute Distinguished Fellow and President
2015 Association of Biotechnology and Pharmacy (India), FABAP Fellow
2016 Texas Academy of Sciences Fellow
2016 World Automation Congress Lifetime Achievement
2016 Semmes Foundation Semmes Distinguished University Chair in Neurobiology
2017 Marquis Who''s Who Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award
2017 International Engineering and Technology Institute Annual Scientific Award
2017 Royal Society of Biology Chartered Science Teacher (CSciTeach)
2017 World Academy of Medical Sciences Fellow
2017 EU Academy of Sciences Member
2017 Marquis Who’s Who Who's Who Lifetime Achievement
2018 Conselho da Diáspora Portuguesa Counselors
2018 Alzheimer Association: Distinction of Excellence Award in Alzheimer''s Disease Research
2018 Global Listening Centre Honorable Director

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  George Perry is Chief Scientist and former dean of the College of Sciences and the Semmes Foundation Distinguished University Chair in Neurobiology at The University of Texas at San Antonio. Dr. Perry is recognized in the field of Alzheimer’s disease research particularly for his work on oxidative metabolism.

Dr. Perry is distinguished as one of the top Alzheimer’s disease researchers with over 1,000 publications, and one of the top 100 most-cited scientists in neuroscience and behavior (Over 87,000 citations, H=149), as well as the Expertscape Leading Expert in Alzheimer’s disease. Perry serves as editor for numerous journals and is editor-in-chief for the Journal of Alzheimer's Disease. He is a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Sciences, International Engineering and Technology Institute, Texas Academy of Sciences, and Microscopy Society of America, a Fulbright Senior Specialist, as well as a member of the Dana Alliance for Brain Initiatives. Perry is also recognized internationally: he is a Foreign Member of the Spanish Royal Academy of Sciences, the Academy of Science Lisbon, and the Mexican National Academy of Sciences. He is also a recipient of the National Plaque of Honor from the Republic of Panama Ministry of Science and Technology.

Dr. Perry received his BA in zoology from the University of California, Santa Barbara followed by his Ph.D. in Marine Biology from Scripps Institution of Oceanography. He then received a postdoctoral fellowship in the Department of Cell Biology at Baylor College of Medicine where he laid the foundation for his observations of abnormalities in cell structures.

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Distinguished Professional Mentor Award, Society for the Advancement of Chicanos and Native American Scientists (SACNAS)

I am available to mentor as:
Faculty, Students, Administrators

Contact Information for Mentoring:
george.perry@utsa.edu

Preferred Methods of Mentoring:
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RTRN Member - Steering Committee
Mentoring Mentor

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  Research projects funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), and the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)

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2016RCMI Center for Interdiscplinary Health Research CIHR3G12MD007591-15S2
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1999NEUROFIBRILLARY PATHOLOGY IN ALZHEIMER DISEASE5R01AG009287-08
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1997PILOT 4---AGED OR ALCOHOLIC RATS AS A MODEL OF NEURAL DEGENERATION5R35AG008992-07
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1995PILOT 4---AGED OR ALCOHOLIC RATS AS A MODEL OF NEURAL DEGENERATION5R35AG008992-05
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1994NEUROFIBRILLARY PATHOLOGY IN ALZHEIMERS DISEASE5R01AG009287-05
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1994AMYLOID PRECURSOR IN ALZHEIMERS DISEASE3R01AG007552-06S1
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1994PILOT 4---AGED OR ALCOHOLIC RATS AS A MODEL OF NEURAL DEGENERATION5R35AG008992-04
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1993PILOT 4---AGED OR ALCOHOLIC RATS AS A MODEL OF NEURAL DEGENERATION5R35AG008992-03
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1992PILOT 4---AGED OR ALCOHOLIC RATS AS A MODEL OF NEURAL DEGENERATION5R35AG008992-02
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1991NEUROFIBRILLARY PATHOLOGY IN ALZHEIMER DISEASE5R01AG009287-02
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1991STUDIES OF NEUROFIBRIL.PATHO. IN ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE1R35AG008992-01
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