Alzheimer's Disease – Top USMLE Diseases

Alzheimer's Disease – Top USMLE Diseases

by Craig Canby, PhD, Georgina Cornwall, PhD, Carlo Raj, MD

Alzheimer's Disease is a neurodegenerative disease of unknown etiology and is the most common cause of dementia.

The disease affects memory, behavioral, and cognitive ability and may progress to motor dysfunction and seizures. Millions of people suffer from Alzheimer's worldwide.

We will help you learn more about Alzheimer's Disease in this course.

Course Details

  • Videos 6
  • Duration 0:41 h
  • Quiz questions 30
  • Articles 3


Your Educators of course Alzheimer's Disease – Top USMLE Diseases

 Craig Canby, PhD

Craig Canby, PhD

Dr. Craig Canby is Professor of Anatomy at Des Moines University in Iowa. He studied Biology and Chemistry at the Iowa Wesleyan College and later got his Ph.D. in Anatomy at the University of Iowa.
Canby has received many awards and honors for his work including the DPT Class of 2008 Teaching Excellence Award and the Award Hancher Finkbine Medallion.
His research is especially focused on anatomical variations and technology-enabled student learning.

 Georgina Cornwall, PhD

Georgina Cornwall, PhD

Dr. Georgina Cornwall has taught a broad array of Biology courses at different U.S. universities, currently at the Colorado Mountain College in Aspen. Dr. Cornwall is an active promoter of hybrid teaching formats like online and interactive courses. Thus, she uses modern technology to engage her students in the diverse disciplines of biology – from Microbiology to Genetics.
 Carlo Raj, MD

Carlo Raj, MD

You probably know MD Edward Goljan and his Rapid Review Pathology Series. But do you know the "new" Goljan? His name is Carlo Raj and he is currently following his mentor's footsteps by presenting you pathology as you have never experienced before.

Carlo Raj has earned his MD at the Medical University of the Americas (MUA) and continued his medical career as international lecturer and author—both assisting MD Edward Goljan and later on his own. Today he is CEO of Indus Intellect, whose goal it is to spread medical knowledge across the globe.

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By Mr AC S. on 04. May 2021 for Alzheimer's Disease


By Irina P. on 10. January 2020 for Alzheimer's Disease: Pathology and Treatment

Great professor! Thank you for your lectures! it is short, informative, and NOT boring!

By Korina P. on 18. November 2018 for Pathology of Alzheimer's Disease

I liked his explanation: first the context and then see the Alzheimer's itself.

Very clear explaination
By Andre Ho Yan W. on 08. July 2018 for Alzheimer's Disease: Pathology and Treatment

Excellent explanation in every perceptive ! I would like to have a bit more pictures in the PPT !