Series Editor - Lisa M. Shulman, MD, FAAN

Lisa M. Shulman, MD, a Fellow of the American Academy of Neurology, is a neurologist specializing in Parkinson's disease and other movement disorders. She is currently Professor of Neurology and Co-Director of the Maryland Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Center, the Eugenia Brin Professor of Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders, and the Rosalyn Newman Distinguished Scholar at the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore, MD. In addition to co-authoring Parkinson's Disease: A Complete Guide for Patients and Families, Shulman is the author or editor of 10 books.



Author - Ronald DeVere, MD, FAAN

Ronald DeVere, MD, is a Fellow of the American Academy of Neurology and of the American Academy of Disability Evaluating Physicians and Director of the Taste and Smell Disorders Clinic in Austin, Texas. A neurologist by training and a specialist in neuromuscular diseases, Dr. DeVere has personal experience with smell disorder: in 1996, following a bad cold, Dr DeVere lost part of his ability to smell. After seeking help from one of the pioneers of the field, Richard L. Doty, MD, but otherwise finding little additional research done in the field, Dr. DeVere decided to open his Smell and Taste Disorders Clinic in 2002.



Author - Marjorie Calvert

Marjorie Calvert turned her lifetime passion for food and cooking into a successful career in the food and beverage industry. After a long tenure at the Four Seasons Hotel in Austin, Texas, where she today continues to work with chefs on recipe design, Ms. Calvert joined Dr. DeVere's Taste and Smell Disorders Clinic as Food Consultant in 2004.