Elizabeta B. Mukaetova-Ladinska0000-0003-4985-1095
I trained in neuropsychiatry and neuroscience in Former Yugoslavia and in the UK. After graduating at the Medical School at the University of Sts Cyril and Methodius in Skopje, Macedonia, I completed the clinical training in neuropsychiatry and obtained a Master degree in Clinical Psychiatry. This resulted in udertaking a PhD in molecular pathology of Alzheimer's disease at University of Cambridge, UK, followed by completing my specialist training in Old Age PSychiatry. I work as a senior lecturer in Old Age Psychiatry in the Institute for Ageing and Health in Newcastle University, and as an honorary consultant in the Liaison service for Older Adults in Newcastle. My research interests are the molecular pathology of dementia, ageing and neurodevelopmental disorders, as well as clinical phenomenology of mental health problems in the acutely medically ill. I am also engaged in teaching medical undergradute and postgraduate students, as well as clinical trainees in psyhiatry. I enjoy reading piano scores, exploring medieval cooking and learning Portuguese irregular verbs.
Biography Updated on 19 April 2010