Dr. Koorosh Shahpasand

Dr. Koorosh Shahpasand
Assistant Professor and Head of Cognitive Neuroscience Center, Royan Institute for Stem Cells Biology and Technology, Tehran, Iran


Dr. Koorosh Shahpasand received his Ph.D. in 2012 from Tokyo Metropolitan University on Neuroscience.He has been awarded by two prestigious awards from Alzheimer?s Association at Chicago ($100K) and Brain Protein Aging Program at Japan ($15K) as well as several domestic grants. About 16 Ph.D. and 6 mater students are currently being supervised by him.

Research Interest

Neurodegenerative Disorders particularly tauopathies like Alzheimers, Parkinsons, Diabetes, AMD, Bipolar disorder, MS, PSP