Dr. Majid Fotuhi
Learn About Dr. Fotuhi’s Clinical Work, Research, and Lectures
Majid Fotuhi MD PhD
Dr. Fotuhi received his doctorate degree in neuroscience from Johns Hopkins University in 1992 and his Medical Degree from Harvard Medical School in 1997.
Through his 30 years of teaching, clinical work, and neuroscience research, Dr. Fotuhi has developed a multidisciplinary program for enhancing brain vitality and cognitive capacity at any age. His innovative and effective “Brain Fitness Program” includes a baseline “Brain Portfolio” assessment and 12 bi-weekly brain training sessions that address lifestyle factors and cognitive stimulation. He has published the successful results of this program for patients with memory loss with aging, concussion, and ADHD in several scientific journals and three books including the recently released Boost Your Brain, the New Art and Science Behind Enhanced Brain Performance.
Dr. Fotuhi is now one of the foremost authorities in the field of memory, concussion, and successful aging. He has given lectures at academic centers and large organizations in more than 20 countries around the world. He enjoys educating the public about the new discoveries in the field of neuroscience and has been interviewed by the main media networks in US.
Dr. Fotuhi serves as an adjunct professor at George Washington University and also teaches at Johns Hopkins University and Harvard Medical School.
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine – Doctorate in Neuroscience (1987 – 1992)
Harvard Medical School – Doctor of Medicine (1992 – 1997)
Johns Hopkins Hospital – Internship in Medicine (1997 – 1998)
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine – Neurology Residency (1998 – 2002)
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine – Clinical Neurophysiology (2002 – 2003)
Dr. Fotuhi’s Books
Boost Your Brain
The New Art and Science Behind Enhanced Brain Performance
Based on cutting-edge science, Boost Your Brain is internationally recognized neurologist Majid Fotuhi’s complete program for increasing brain size and enhancing brain function, including memory, creativity, comprehension, and concentration.
The New York Times Crosswords to Keep Your Brain Young
Will Shortz has paired up with a top neuroscientist, Dr. Majid Fotuhi, who provides introductions to each chapter and additional insight into brain health as well as facts and tips to keep your mind sharp!
The Memory Cure
How To Protect Your Brain Against Memory Loss and Alzheimer’s Disease
Filled with tests, questionnaires, and real-life profiles, The Memory Cure offers readers specific ways to reduce their risk and increase mental agility, while providing them with an accessible and comprehensive book on the workings of the aging brain.
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Publications & Research
Journal of Alzheimer's Disease Reports
Journal of Alzheimer’s
Journal of Rehabilitation
Journal of Prevention of Alzheimer’s Disease
Nature Reviews Neurology
Epoch Health - Jan 2023
MPR News – Aug 2022
Being Patient - Jan 2022
Being Patient - Aug 2022
New York Times - June 2020
Reuters - June 2016