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Giovanni B. Frisoni, neurologist

Clinical neurologist, Full Professor of Clinical Neuroscience at the University of Geneva, Switzerland, and Head of the Memory Clinic of the Geneva University Hospital.
Scientific Director at the National Alzheimer's Centre in Brescia, Italy and Head of the local Laboratory of Neuroimaging and Translational Care Unit.
Author of over 400 scientific papers listed in PubMed, imaging editor for Neurobiology of Aging, and founding editorial board member of The Lancet Neurology.
Principal Investigator of European Commission funded projects FP6 ENIR in 2006-7, FP7 neuGRID in 2008-10, FP7 outGRID in 2009-12, and FP7 neuGRID for users in 2011-14, aiming to develop an innovative working environment for imaging neuroscientists based on cloud computing.
Has brought ADNI to Europe with Alzheimer's Association grant Pilot European ADNI in 2005-6 and IMI Pharmacog WP5/EADNI in 2010-ongoing, and ADNI and DIAN to Italy with Italian Ministry of Health-funded Italian ADNI (2010-12) and Italian DIAN (2012-ongoing).
Is leading the international Alzheimer's Association grant Harmonized Protocol for Hippocampal Volumetry (2010-ongoing) aiming to standardize the manual segmentation of the hippocampus globally.
Chairman of Alzheimer's Imaging Consortium at ICAD 2010 and 2011. Has brought amyloid imaging to Italy with ISS with florbetapir, flutemetamol, and florbetaben.