Milica Gregorič Kramberger, Head of the Centre for Cognitive Impairments
Head of the Centre for Cognitive Impairments
Assistant Professor at the University of Ljubljana Faculty of Medicine
“The upcoming Alps Adria Academy Conference on Dementia will shed light on current and novel technology supported ways of dealing with severe neurodegenerative disease.
I look forward to new insights and knowledge in this field and international professional cooperation.”
Milica Gregorič Kramberger (MD, PhD, female) is an Assistant Professor at the University of Ljubljana Faculty of Medicine and consultant in neurology. Since 2009 she serves as the Head of the Centre for Cognitive impairments at the Department of Neurology, University Medical Center Ljubljana (UMCL). She defended her Diploma in Clinical Neurology in 2003 with distinction at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, University Colleague London, UK.
Since 2008 she is registered as a consultant in neurology and has finished her PhD study focusing on dementia in 2012. She has done parts of her postdoctoral studies at the Karolinska Institutet-Alzheimer Disease Research Center in Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden. There, she established close cooperation with dementia experts from Karolinska Institutet (KI), which is still ongoing. In the period from 2012-2015 she has been actively involved in two JPND projects – BIOMARKAPD and JPND Working Group on Longitudinal Cohorts: multi-centre cohort studies in Lewy body dementia.
Between 2017 and 2019 she was the national partner in an IMI (Innovative Medicines Initiative) EU (European union) project – MOPEAD (Models Of Patient’s Engagements for Alzheimer’s disease (AD)) and participated as the PI (Principal Investigator) in international clinical drug trails in AD.
Currently she is the national partner in the EU JPND (Joint Programme – Neurodegenerative Disease Reseearch) JPNDcofuND2 project: Precision Medicine Interventions in AD. She is also a national scientific representative in the dementia panel of the European Academy of Neurology and executive board member of the European –AD-Consortium (EADC) and European-DLB (Dementia with Lewy Bodies) consortium.
Milica G. Kramberger was actively contributing to a central Slovenian project dedicated for raising public awareness and knowledge on dementia called: “Living with dementia” which was co-financed by EEA and Norway Grants. She is actively contributing also to the Slovenian national dementia strategy, which has been launched by the Ministry of Health, Slovenia in 2016.
In Slovenia Milica G. Kramberger is organising yearly scientific interdisciplinary and international meetings Cognitive Day on neurodegenerative disorders and is also a scientific adviser in the Slovene Alzheimer’s disease association – Spominčica.
So far she has published 54 scientific papers from the field of dementia and movement disorders and is currently tutoring four PhD students working in the field of dementia.
Medical Chamber of Slovenia
Kramberger MG, Auestad B, Garcia-Ptacek S, et al. Long-Term Cognitive Decline in Dementia with Lewy Bodies in a Large Multicenter, International Cohort. J Alzheimers Dis. 2017;57(3):787‐795.
Garcia-Ptacek S, Kramberger MG. Parkinson Disease and Dementia. J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol. 2016;29(5):261‐270.
Kramberger MG, Jelic V, Kåreholt I, et al. Cerebrospinal Fluid Alzheimer Markers in Depressed Elderly Subjects with and without Alzheimer’s Disease. Dement Geriatr Cogn Dis Extra. 2012;2(1):48‐56.
Kramberger MG, Stukovnik V, Cus A, et al. Parkinson’s disease dementia: clinical correlates of brain spect perfusion and treatment. Psychiatr Danub. 2010;22(3):446‐449.
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