Lisa Genova graduated valedictorian from Bates College with a BS in Biopsychology and has a Ph.D. in Neuroscience from Harvard University. She is a member of the Dementia Advocacy and Support Network International, DementiaUSA, and Grub Street Writers and writes the Blog for the National Alzheimerís Associationís VOICE OPEN MOVE website. Still Alice is her first novel. She is currently writing her next novel, LEFT NEGLECTED.
Lisa lives Massachusetts with her husband and two children.