university of Toronto
Ekaterina Rogaeva obtained her PhD in Biochemistry at Moscow State University (Russia) in 1988. Since 1992, she has been conducting molecular genetics research on neurodegenerative diseases at the University of Toronto and the Tanz CRND. In 2002, she became an Assistant Professor and currently (since 2008), she is an Associate Professor in the Department of Medicine at the University of Toronto. In 2013, she also obtained a Chair Position in Research on Dementia with Lewy Bodies at Tanz CRND. In 2001, she was the recipient the ‘New Pioneer Award’ in Science & Technology category (Government of Ontario).