Clinical neurologist, Full Professor of Clinical Neuroscience at the University of Geneva, Switzerland, and Head of the Memory Clinic of the Geneva University Hospital. Scientific Director at the National Alzheimer’s Centre in Brescia, Italy and Head of the local Laboratory of Neuroimaging and Translational Care Unit.
Author of over 400 scientific papers listed in PubMed, imaging editor for Neurobiology of Aging, and founding editorial board member of Lancet Neurology. Principal Investigator of several EC funded projects, aiming to develop an innovative working environment for imaging neuroscientists based on cloud computing. Has brought ADNI to Europe; ADNI, DIAN, and amyloid imaging to Italy. Has led the international Alzheimer’s Association grant Harmonized Protocol for Hippocampal Volumetry aiming to standardize the manual segmentation of the hippocampus globally.