Patricia Ebert

Clinical Neuropsychologist

Seniors Health AHS

Associate Member

Hotchkiss Brain Institute

Ph.D. (Doctor of Philosophy)

Contact information

Research and teaching

Research areas

  • Dementia & Cognitive disorders
  • movement disorders

Research activities

  • Early identification of mild cognitive impairment, dementia, and neurodegenerative disorders using cognitive screening measures, neuropsychological measures, and/or biomarkers.
  • Improved differential diagnosis of neurodegenerative disorders using neuropsychological measures.
  • Development of neuropsychological interventions to support or improve cognition or behaviour in MCI or neurodegenerative disorders.
  • Predictors of benefit following neuropsychological intervention or cognitive rehabilitation.
  • Role of personality and attitudes in cognition and/or cognitive rehabilitation.
  • Prevention or delay of onset of neurodegenerative disorders using lifestyle or non-pharmacological interventions
  • Translation of research findings to clinical practice.