Zahinoor Ismail

Zahinoor Ismail, MD, FRCPC

University of Calgary

Supervisor:

CFN Summer Student Award Recipient 2021 — Dylan Guan

Dr. Ismail is a Clinician Scientist and Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Neurology, and Epidemiology at the Hotchkiss Brain Institute and O’Brien Institute for Public Health, at the University of Calgary. He has certification in Geriatric Psychiatry, and Behavioural Neurology & Neuropsychiatry. His dementia research includes: i) rating scale development and measurement-based care; ii) non-cognitive markers of dementia; iii) neuroimaging and biomarker studies; and iv) clinical trials. He is funded by Brain Canada, the Canadian Institutes of Health Research, and the Canadian Consortium on Neurodegeneration in Aging.