Zahinoor Ismail

Zahinoor Ismail, MD, FRCPC

University of Calgary


2021 Summer Student Awards Program — Dylan Guan

Dr. Zahinoor Ismail is a Clinician Scientist and Professor of Psychiatry, Neurology, Epidemiology, and Pathology at the University of Calgary. He is Chair of the Canadian Consensus Conference on Diagnosis and Treatment of Dementia and Chair of the Canadian Conference on Dementia. His is research program encompasses dementia epidemiology, neuroimaging and biomarker studies of dementia and predementia syndromes, and clinical trials of cognitive and non-cognitive outcomes. His research has been funded by Brain Canada, the Canadian Consortium on Neurodegeneration in Aging, CIHR, and the NIA, and he has authored over 175 peer reviewed manuscripts.