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Mary De May, M.D.

Geriatric psychiatrist

Dr. Mary De May is a geriatric psychiatrist at the UCSF Memory and Aging Center. She participates in the evaluation of new patients and research participants as well as provides ongoing care. She also performs psychiatric evaluations for patients referred from within the Memory and Aging Center and helps them find appropriate psychiatric care within the community as needed.

De May earned a medical degree at State University of New York at Stony Brook. She completed an internship in medicine and psychiatry at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia and completed a psychiatry residency and fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic. She teaches neurology residents and fellows, psychiatry interns, geriatric medicine fellows and other health care professionals.


Memory and Aging Center
1500 Owens St., Suite 320
San Francisco, CA 94158
Phone: (415) 353-2057
Fax: (415) 353-8292

Hours: Monday to Friday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Conditions & Treatments

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State University of New York at Stony Brook School of Medicine 1985


University of Pittsburgh, Psychiatry 1988


University of Pittsburgh, Geriatric Psychiatry 1989

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Chan LT, Lynch W, De May M, Horton JC, Miller BL, Rabinovici GD. Prodromal posterior cortical atrophy: clinical, neuropsychological, and radiological correlation. Neurocase. 2015 Feb; 21(1):44-55.
  2. Matthews BR, Chang CC, De May M, Engstrom J, Miller BL. Pleasurable emotional response to music: a case of neurodegenerative generalized auditory agnosia. Neurocase. 2009 Jun; 15(3):248-59.

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