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Personal Essay

Courtesy of the family of Dr. Herbert Karp

Dr. Herbert Karp passed away on Friday, March 11. His achievements as a neurologist, scholar and pioneer in Alzheimer’s research were far-reaching. Karp was the inaugural medical director of Wesley Woods Center, the nation’s first geriatric hospital, and served as chairman of the neurology department at Emory University’s School of Medicine.