Liz McCarthy is the Health Systems Director for the Alzheimer’s Association New England
region, driving detection, diagnosis, and care of Alzheimer’s disease and dementia.
She also serves as one of two Research Champions in the region. During her long career
in healthcare, Liz has always focused on improving patient care. Liz has a BSc from
Penn State University and credentials in respiratory therapy and sleep medicine. She
lives near Boston with her husband, Kevin, and two teenage sons.
Course Title: Dementia and Modifiable Risk Factors (Fall Term 2022)
Liz is extremely knowledgeable about current Alzheimer's research and risk factors. The Power Point presentation was well done and I appreciated Liz's enthusiasm about her work.
She is clearly very knowledgeable and I would have been happy to hear her speak for longer.