Neuropsychologist and postdoctoral researcher, Barcelona Beta Brain Research Center
Developing strategies to increase the understanding of how risk factors render the sex-specific brain vulnerability to Alzheimer’s disease pathophysiology. Developing personalized prevention programs.
Postdoctoral researcher, Valdecilla Biomedical Research Institute, Marqués de Valdecilla University Hospital
Working to achieve earlier and more accurate diagnoses of Alzheimer’s disease and other neurodegenerative diseases.
Clara Dominguez Vivero
Neurologist, Servicio Galego de Saúde
Working for the Galician Health Service as a clinician with an interest in dementia and behavioral neurology. Aiming to improve communication between clinicians and patients, and increase patient access to nonpharmacological care and support.
Ignacio Illán Gala
Head of Unidad de la Memoria en el Hospital El Pilar and Neurologist, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau
Researching and leading a multidisciplinary clinic to improve the diagnosis and clinical care of people living with frontotemporal dementia and their families.
Jonathan Adrián Zegarra Valdivia
Postdoctoral researcher, Achucarro Basque Center for Neuroscience; Cajal Institute, CSIC; and School of Medicine, UAM, Madrid
Working to identify biomarkers for early detection of mild cognitive impairment and dementia through the study of neurobiology, metabolism and brain health physiology.
Faculty neurologist, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau
Researching cognitive impairment and biomarkers in the continuum of sporadic Alzheimer’s disease and in Down syndrome for insights into the biological and epidemiological contributors to Alzheimer’s disease.
Neurologist, Hospital Clinic de Barcelona
Promoting an early diagnosis through the use of novel biomarkers and new modalities of patient engagement for an early identification of cognitive decline in the general population.
Myriam De La Cruz Puebla
Neurologist/researcher, Cognition and Brain Plasticity Unit, Bellvitge Biomedical Research Institute; Ph.D. student, Autonomous University of Barcelona
Evaluating a music-based rehabilitation program for stroke patients and deepening understanding of the neurological mechanisms underlying conditions to improve treatment.
Neus Falgàs Martínez
Neurologist and postdoctoral researcher at the Alzheimer's Unit, and in other cognitive disorders, Hospital Clinic de Barcelona
Developing strategies to improve the diagnostic therapeutic framework in Alzheimer’s disease, especially considering the atypical presentations. Currently working with sleep-related biomarkers.
Applied neuroscience research manager, Teknon Medical Center
Developing new neuroimaging techniques to identify the network implicated in Alzheimer’s disease as an optimal target for noninvasive brain stimulation.
Raquel Gutiérrez Zúñiga
Evaluating and treating patients with cognitive decline associated with vascular brain damage, and studying better ways to help them.
Faculty sleep medicine specialist, Hospital Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Barcelona
Researching sleep in patients with neurodegenerative processes and assessing the relationship between sleep disturbances and the risk of cognitive decline.
Consultant neurologist and neuropsychologist, Hospital Juan Ramon Jimenez
Researching early diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease in patients around the region of Andalusia (Spain), especially in patients with a low educational level.