Jennifer G. Goldman, MD, MS, graduated from Princeton University with degrees in psychology and music performance and received her MD from Northwestern University Medical School. She completed her neurology residency at Washington University in St. Louis, followed by a movement disorder fellowship and a Master of Science degree in clinical research at Rush University in Chicago. She is also board certified in behavioral neurology and neuropsychiatry.
Dr. Goldman’s research focuses on cognitive and neuropsychiatric features of Parkinson's disease and related Lewy body disorders. She directs a program that studies Parkinson’s disease cognitive impairment and predictors of decline using brain imaging techniques, coupled with clinical and other biomarkers. Her research has been supported by the National Institutes of Health, the Parkinson’s Disease Foundation and The Michael J. Fox Foundation. Dr. Goldman serves on the Movement Disorder Society Study Group on Parkinson’s disease-Mild Cognitive Impairment, the Lewy Body Disease Scientific Advisory Committee, and the Parkinson Study Group Biomarkers and Cognitive/Psychiatric Working Groups.