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Carolyn Fredericks, MD

Assistant Professor

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Carolyn Fredericks, MD



Dr. Fredericks’ research focuses on preclinical Alzheimer’s disease and on less common Alzheimer’s variants, using advanced imaging tools to better understand how Alzheimer’s disease progresses through functional networks in the brain. She is a member of Yale’s Clinical Neuroscience Imaging Center (CNIC), a multidisciplinary group applying innovative imaging methods to the study of brain disease. Clinically, Dr. Fredericks sees patients with a variety of cognitive and behavioral concerns. She specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of neurodegenerative disorders.

Education & Training

  • MD
    Stanford University School of Medicine (2010)
  • BA
    Brown University, Classics (2004)
  • BS
    Brown University, Neuroscience (2004)
  • Fellow
    Memory and Aging Center, University of California, San Francisco
  • Resident
    University of California, San Francisco
  • Resident
    Johns Hopkins Hospital
  • Intern
    Stanford University Hospital
  • Board Certification
    United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties, Behavioral Neurology & Neuropsychiatry (2018)
  • Board Certification
    AB of Psychiatry & Neurology, Neurology (2014)

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