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Ira Goodman, MD

Ira Goodman, MD

Consulting Director, Neuro Clinical Trials


Ira Goodman


Ira Goodman, MD, is a Board-Certified adult Neurologist with a special interest in neurodegenerative diseases. He received his MD degree from the Medical College of Pennsylvania and completed his Neurology Residency at the University of Florida in 1983. He has practiced Neurology in the Central Florida area for over 35 years and in addition to Private Practice Neurology has been very active in Medical Education. He was a Director of Medical Education at Orlando Health for many years and has faculty appointments in the Departments of Medicine and Neurology at the University of Florida, Florida State University and the University of Central Florida. In addition, Dr. Goodman has participated in the AdventHealth Geriatric Fellowship Program.

Dr. Goodman developed and was Director of the State funded Memory Disorder Center of Central Florida at Orlando Health until 2011. He has been and is currently extensively involved in Clinical Research in Neurodegenerative Diseases, being Principal Investigator (PI) and conducting dozens and dozens of Clinical Research Trials over the years. He has authored multiple publications and has presented to multiple audiences, including the FDA. He has also worked with numerous Pharmaceutical Companies in the development and writing of Clinical Trial Protocols and has and currently sits on numerous Pharmaceutical Company Advisory Boards. Most recently, Dr. Goodman has accepted the position of CMO for SiteRx, a Clinical Trial Recruitment platform that facilitates patient access to Clinical Research. Dr. Goodman has been recognized by Orlando Magazine for over 20 consecutive years in their annual “Top Doctors” issue and has appeared in numerous media outlets.

Education & Training


Vanderbilt Univ. Sch. of Medicine


Vanderbilt University Medical Center


AdventHealth - Orlando - Graduate Education