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Clinical neuropsychology; cognition; dementia; neurodegenerative disorders; Alzheimer's disease; cross-cultural clinical assessment;  ethnic minorities

Main research areas

My main research concerns development and validation of cross-cultural neuropsychological tests, documenting ethnic inequalities in dementia diagnostics and care, and developing culture sensitive diagnostic procedures and intervention strategies for dementia Also, I am involved i various studies on cross-cultural neuropsychology, neurodegenerative disorders, quality of clinical procedures, and pharmacological treatment. 

Current research

Principal investigator in the European multicenter TIMING study on timely diagnosis of dementia in minority ethnic groups and the Danish Copenhagen Cross-Linguistic Naming Test study on development and validation of a cross-linguistic naming tests. Current participation in national and international programs (selected): BASIC (Danish National Dementia Strategy and Action Plan, co-work package leader), EDAP-AD (ERA PerMed, co-work package leader), CognoSpeak (NIHR i4i, international advisor).

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