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Emerlee H. Timmerman, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical

Neurology & Rehabilitation Medicine | College of Medicine

  • Fellowship: Mayo Clinic
  • Residency: University Of Cincinnati
  • Medical Degree: University of North Dakota
  • Bachelor's Degree: University of North Dakota (Biology )
Board Certifications & Licenses

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (Neurology) (Certification Date: 2020-09-21)
United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties (Certification Date: 2022-11-30)


Behavioral Neurology & Neuropsychiatry

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Research Interests

Dr. Timmerman grew up in North Dakota where she completed her undergraduate and medical school training. She graduated from the University of Cincinnati Neurology residency program (where she was chief resident) before completing her behavioral neurology fellowship training at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. Current particular interests include Alzheimer disease and Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus (in addition to all other neurodegenerative diseases). She is the associate program director for the neurology re...

Clinical Interests

Cognitive Aging

Cognitive Disorders


Alzheimer's Disease



Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy

Cognition Disorders



Early Anset Dementia

Epilepsy-Related Cognitive Dysfunction

Lewy Body Dementia

Lewy Body Disease

Mad Cow Disease (Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease)

Memory Disorders

Metabolic Brain Disease

Mild Cognitive Impairment

Multi-Infarct Dementia

Multiple System Atrophy (MSA)

Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus

Paraneoplastic Syndromes of the Nervous System

Paraphasic Error

Pick's Disease (Frontotemporal dementia)

Posterior Cortical Atrophy

Prion Disease

Pseudobulbar Palsy

Rare Cognitive Disorders

Stroke-Related Cognitive Dysfunction