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Niels Okkels


External VIP, Medical Doctor, PhD

Primary affiliation

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Areas of expertise

  • Neurology
  • Neurodegenerative disease
  • Dementia
  • Lewy body disease
  • Alzheimer's disease

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I study neurodegenerative disease, especially Lewy body disease. At the moment I investigate the impact of Alzheimer co-pathology in persons with Lewy body disease.

Teaching activities

I am a medical doctor with a PhD in dementia research and neuroscience. Currently, I am specializing in neurology with 20% time allocated to research. 


My primary collaborations are department of neurology and department of nuclear medicine and PET, Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark. 

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