Scientific Program

Keynote Speaker


Giulio Maria Pasinetti

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai,USA

Title: The Crossroads Between Promotion of Healthy Aging and Prevention of Age-Related Neurodegeneration to Avoid the Catastrophic Cliff of Neuronal Failure

Dementia: An Underlying Disease Mechanisms
Alzheimers: Causes, Prevention and Management of Dementia
Alzheimers Disease Diagnosis and Imaging
Alzheimers Disease Pathophysiology and Disease mechanisms

Session Introduction


Elena Tsoy

University of Massachusetts Boston,USA

Title: Late-life depressive symptoms as a risk factor for cognitive decline in older adults: Latent growth curve modeling analysis


Michael Sierks

Arizona State University, USA

Title: Blood based protein variant biomarkers for diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease


Peter Vangheluwe

KU Leuven University, Belgium

Title: Reducing mitochondrial ROS by ATP13A2 as a potential therapeutic approach for Parkinson’s disease


Chitrangada Das Mukhopadhyay

Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, India

Title: Application of electromagnetic field to treat brain cancer: A non-invasive approach


Mustafa Nazıroğlu

Suleyman Demirel University , Turkey

Title: The involvement of TRPM2 and TRPV1 channels in dementia and Alzheimer’s disease


Sara Reza

Quaid-e-Azam Medical College, Pakistan

Title: "Biomarkers of Alzheimer's disease: The present and the future "


Radu Mutihac

University of Bucharest, ROMANIA

Title: "Resting-State fMRI Studies on Brain Connectivity Modulation in Dementia "


Tamara Dzinic

University of Technology Darmstadt, Germany

Title: Implication of oxidative stress in Alzheimer´s disease


Kina Höglund

Gothenburg University, Sweden

Title: Digital ELISA: biomarker analyses of low abundant CNS specific proteins in blood and cerebrospinal fluid in Alzheimer’s disease


Dr. S. Polizzi Medicina del Lavoro

San Remigio Hospital, italy

Title: Mild cognitive impairment (mci) through occupational exposure to aluminium and other metals as revealed by brain imaging with spect


Martin Pall

Washington State University, USA

Title: Low-intensity microwave frequency (LIMF) exposures as the primary cause of early onset Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and other dementias


Lisa Topolnik

Université Laval, CANADA

Title: Disinhibitory circuits and hippocampal hyperactivity in the Alzheimer’s disease


Melek Kandemir

Bayındır Hospital Icerenkoy , Turkey

Title: Using the Modified Morphological MRI Grading Scale for Dementia Diagnosis of Patients with Forgetfulness


Ma Alma E Carandang

Philippine Neurological Association, Phillipines

Title: A Meta-analysis on the Treatment of Refractory Status Epilepticus (RSE)


Daniel Michaelson

Tel Avvi University, Israel

Title: A novel Alzheimer's disease therapeutic approach based on counteracting the impaired lipidation of apoE4


Fei Cao

Huazhong scientific and technology University,China

Title: The effect and mechanism of nicotine on L-dopa-induced dyskinesia in a rat model of Parkinson’s disease


Hussein Yassine

University of Southern California, USA

Title: Biomarkers of ABCA1 mediated functions in Alzheimer's disease


Christian Giaume

CIRB, Collège de France, France

Title: Astroglial hemichannels as alternative target for neuroprotection in a murin model of Alzheimer’s disease



University of California, Los angeles.

Title: Understanding Aging and Aging-related Diseases at the nanoscale level


Helge L. Waldum

Norwegian University of Science and Technology,Norway

Title: Normal gastric juice protects against prion infection



Georgia Institute of Technology, USA

Title: Quasi-conformal Statistical Shape Analysis of Hippocampal Surfaces for Alzheimer Disease Analysis


Riek Roland

ETH Zurich, Switzerland

Title: Structure-Acitvity Relationship of Amyloids