Deniz Erten-Lyons, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Dr. Erten-Lyons is Assistant Professor of Neurology at Oregon Health and Science University. Dr. Erten-Lyons' research focuses on understanding why some individuals age with minimal or no cognitive decline. She is interested in identifying genes which affect brain morphology and function in late life, and the role genetics plays in cognitive reserve. She has received research support from the Veterans Affairs, the Alzheimer's Association and the Medical Research Foundation of Oregon.
Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey: MD, 1998
Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Los Angeles, California: Internship, 1999
Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, Oregon: Neurology Residency, 2003
Portland Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Portland, Oregon: Geriatric Neurology Fellowship, 2005
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