Richard A. Prayson, M.D., MEd
Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine
Dr. Prayson completed his pathology residency training at the Cleveland Clinic after which he joined the staff in the Department of Anatomic Pathology at the Clinic. He is currently Professor of Pathology at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine and Section Head of Neuropathology. His research interests are in neuropathology and education and he has written over 350 papers, over 100 book chapters and review articles, and authored or co-authored 14 books. He is on the editorial board of several pathology journals. As an expression of his interest in education, Dr. Prayson earned a Master’s Degree in Education from Cleveland State University. Additionally, he serves as Director of Student Affairs at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, where he also oversees the school’s physician advisory group. He has presented on a variety of topics at national meetings in both the neuropathology and education arenas.