U.O. of Neurology of Humanitas Gavazzeni conducts clinical activities and diagnostics in various fields of Neurology predominantly outpatient, and mainly deals with issues related to the pathology of the central nervous system, with a focus on vascular and neurodegenerative illness, the study of headache and brain circulation. Neurology has a staff of neurologists (3), 2 consultants, 1 technical neurophysiopathology, 1 neuropsychologist. As part of Neurology’s operating frequency of psychology interns, under the agreement with University of Bergamo.
U.V.A. Centre with more 1500 visits/year carries out an activity aimed at evaluating cognitive disorders in the field of neurodegenerative disease and dementia. In parallel with the clinical care and scientific part is a project in line with the National Plan of Dementia with institution of Alzheimer Café operating for 7 years. This project allows us to follow the psychological care of patients and caregivers. In view of the multiple dimension of the demented subjects neurology have a multidisciplinary approach with particular regards to organic brain disorders. A detailed attention is focused on confusional status secondary to internist o surgical problems. In the course a study of cognitive disorders in patients with OSAS and assessments of cognitive reserve.
MD, Neurologist and Neurophysiopathology, Director of U.O. Neurology of Humanitas Gavazzeni-Bergamo and chief of the Alzheimer Centre of the same Institute. Professor of Neurology specialization school of Insubria University, Varese; teacher of Neurology of the University of the Studies of Milan for the degree of Nursing Sciences. Membership of Sindem Society. Director of Regional SISC Society. Within the clinical activity and search introduces a specific qualification in the Clinical Neurology, with particular reference to neurodegenerative illness of the SNC, dementia. Her scientific affairs have been in the last turned years to the correlated activities to the diagnosis and the pharmacological treatment of the Alzheimer disease and dementia. She collaborates with Alzheimer’s Association and found in its Institute a special program “Alzheimer Café” for PwD and caregivers. She organizes conferences neuroscience aimed at the study of neurodegenerative disease. She has participated in clinical trials of national and international level for the Alzheimer Dementia, for the dysfunction cognitive and cerebrovascular disease. And’ co-author of publications on national and international magazines (over one hundred publications on reviewed magazines and not), and has participated in national and international scientific demonstrations in order to updating and professional qualification.
MD, Neurologist, conducts clinical practice and studies with particular interest in neurodegenerative disorders. Works in UVA at Humanitas Gavazzeni Hospital, Bergamo. Her scientific interest have been to the neurodegenerative illness. Has participated in quality of Investigator in many clinical trials about drugs for Alzheimer’s disease.
MD, Neurologist. Clinical activity in Neurodegenerative Diseases in Neurology department, Humanitas Cliniche Gavazzeni, Bergamo. Previous clinical activity in Rehabilitation inpatient department of Parkinson’s Disease and Parkinsonism. Neurology resident: Clinical activity in Neurology inpatient department, neurological advice in casualty department and in Neurodegenerative Diseases in outpatient department. University of Milan, S. Paolo Hospital, Milan. Neurology resident Clinical activity in Movement Disorders in outpatient department Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital, Paris, France.
Psychologist, Neuropsychologist, Psychoterapist collaborator in Humanitas Gavazzeni, Bergamo. She is able to administration and scoring of neuropsychological tests for evaluation of cognitive functions (Test of Higher Cortical Functions, Executive Functions, Memory, Attention and Visuo-Skill) and functional abilities with subsequent reporting. Psycho diagnostic assessments through self-administered questionnaires, Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI-2), Rorschach Test with Exner Comprehensive System and reporting. Administered WAIS-R and reporting. Collaboration for the caregivers care. Coordinator of frequency of psychology interns, under the agreement with University of Bergamo.