Director, McGill University Research Centre for Studies in Aging
Dr. Pedro Rosa-Neto MD (Federal University Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil), PhD (Aarhus University PET Centre, Denmark) is a professor of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry at McGill University, affiliated to the Douglas Research Centre. He is also an adjunct professor of psychology at the Université du Québec à Montréal • (UQAM) and associated professor of Biomedical Science and Engineering (BMSE) at the Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea He is a specialized in modelling dementia pathophysiological progression using imaging and fluid biomarkers. Dr. Rosa-Neto is the Director of the McGill Centre for Studies in Aging, a Fonds de Recherche Santé – Québec Senior Scholar, and vice chair of the CCNA team 2 ‘Inflammation and Trophic Factor deregulation in Alzheimer’s disease. He is also committee member of the 4th and 5th Canadian Consensus Conference on the Diagnosis and Treatment of Dementia (CCCDTD). Dr. Rosa-Neto research is funded by Alzheimer’s Association, Canadian Foundation for innervation (CFI), Fonds de Recherche Santé – Québec (FRQ-S), Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) and the Weston Brain Institute.