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Ann S. Morrison, Ph.D., R.N., C.S.

Ann S. Morrison, Ph.D., R.N., C.S., is a nationally recognized expert on caregiver issues and dementia. She is a former faculty member of the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Division of Geriatric Psychiatry, and was the Director of The Johns Hopkins Memory Center Caregiver and Family Program, the Millicent Radlick Nurse Scholar at The Copper Ridge Institute (Sykesville, Maryland), and an Education Specialist for the Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center at Johns Hopkins.

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