Suvarna Alladi, India


Suvarna Alladi is Professor of Neurology, National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences, Bangalore, India. Dr Alladi established one of the first memory clinics in India that provides multi-disciplinary care to patients with dementia. Her areas of interest are cross-cultural cognitive assessment, Frontotemporal dementia, atypical Alzheimer’s disease and vascular cognitive impairment. Her work also focuses on investigating the influence of life-course experiences that include bilingualism and education on cognitive resilience. Creating awareness and organising community support for dementia became a focus of the NGO ARDSI Hyderabad-Deccan she co-founded. She is World Dementia Council Member, and Vice Chair ISTAART Alzheimer’s Association.

  • Plenary session

    Date: 20 Sep 2024Time: 13:30 - 14:00 CET
    Cross cultural aspects of cognition in FTD