Dr. Nupur Ghoshal, MD is a Neurologist and Assistant Professor in the Department of Neurology and Psychiatry at Washington University School of Medicine. Committed to delivering an unparalleled educational experience to its students, Washington University’s mission is to offer a variety of undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs through first class instruction and countless research opportunities.
An esteemed healthcare professional, Dr. Ghoshal has been in the medical field since 2003. She began working for Washington University School of Medicine ten years ago where she focuses on clinical trials for Alzheimer’s disease and research on related memory loss causes and prevention. She began as a fellow in 2007, and her first job as an instructor in 2009. In addition to her research, Dr. Ghoshal teaches premedical and medical students as well as resident physicians at the university and has been recognized for her teaching efforts. She also cares for patients in both hospital and outpatient settings.
A testament to her success and drive, Dr. Ghoshal has presented her work at various meetings and conferences. Throughout the course of her career, her work has been showcased at the American Academy of Neurology (AAN), International Conference on Alzheimer’s Disease (ICAD), Alzheimer’s Association International Conference (AAIC), Society for Neuroscience (SFN) and the Gerontological Society of America (GSA) meetings. Board Certified in Neurology, Dr. Ghoshal maintains affiliation with AMA, AAN, AOA, SFN and Sigma Xi. She was recently appointed to the Residency Examination Advisory Panel for the AAN.
Dr. Ghoshal initially began her education with an undergraduate degree in Genetics from Iowa State University. She then attained her Medical degree from Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University as well as a Ph.D. in Cell and Molecular Biology also at Northwestern University.
She completed her Residency in Neurology at Washington University and Barnes Jewish Hospital. During the course of her Dementia Fellowship at Washington University, Dr. Ghoshal received both the Poletsky and Kopolow Awards for exceptional dementia care and research.
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Associate Professor in the Department of Neurology and Psychiatry at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis
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