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Anto P. Rajkumar Rajamani

Clinical Associate Professor in old age psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences

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Anto is a clinically active researcher (clinical associate professor) in old age Psychiatry. He has 20 years of Psychiatric research experience and a broad spectrum of research expertise. He has a unique combination of expertise in clinical psychiatry, epidemiology, biostatistics, molecular genetics, RNA biology, and relevant bioinformatics. He has experience of designing and conducting translational research studies, qualitative research, meta-analyses, clinical trials, and epidemiological, pharmacogenetic, biomarker and next-generation sequencing studies. He has published more than 64 peer-reviewed research papers (Google scholar citations: 2918; h-index: 29; i-10 index: 47) so far. He has the experience of participating in journal editorial boards and research ethics committees. He has been serving as an associate editor of the official journal of the Scandinavian College of Neuropsychopharmacology, Acta Neuropsychiatrica, since 2012. Moreover, He has been serving the Academic Training Programme Director for Psychiatry in the University of Nottingham since 2021. He has been a regional (Midlands) lead of the Deep Dementia Phenotyping network, an international network for applying data science and artificial intelligence in dementia research.

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Anto is a clinically active researcher in old age Psychiatry. He has more than 20 years of psychiatric research experience in conducting basic science studies, translational research, qualitative… read more

Current Research

Anto is a clinically active researcher in old age Psychiatry. He has more than 20 years of psychiatric research experience in conducting basic science studies, translational research, qualitative studies, clinical trials, meta-analyses, and epidemiological, pharmacogenetic, biomarker, and next-generation sequencing studies. His research team focuses on molecular neurodegeneration, blood-based RNA biomarkers, and novel therapeutic targets of Dementia with Lewy Bodies (DLB) and dementia in Alzheimer's disease (AD). His principal aim is to improve the clinical diagnosis and management of people with dementia, especially those with DLB. Anto's research are funded by the Innovate UK, Dunhill Medical Trust, BBSRC, and Alzheimer's Research UK (Further details at https://orcid.org/my-orcid?orcid=0000-0003-3203-6326).

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