Biography of Mary T. Newport M.D.
Mary T. Newport, M.D. grew up in Cincinnati, Ohio, attended Xavier University for pre-medicine, and graduated from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine in 1978.
She trained in Pediatrics at Children's Hospital Medical Center in Cincinnati, and completed her fellowship in neonatology, the care of sick and premature newborns,
at the Medical University Hospital in Charleston, SC. She has practiced neonatology in Florida since 1983 and has served as founding medical director for two newborn intensive care units and is currently in full-time practice as a neonatologist in the Tampa Bay area. Dr. Newport has been married to Steve Newport since 1972 and they have two daughters and a grandson. She has written an article, “What If There
Was a Cure for Alzheimer's Disease and No One Knew?” relaying her family's experience with this disease and her research into a dietary intervention that
may benefit persons with Alzheimer's and other neurodegenerative diseases. September 27, 2011 marked the date of the release of her book, Alzheimer's Disease:
What If There Was A Cure? The Second Edition will be released on April 15, 2013.