Luiz Kobuti Ferreira

Luiz Kobuti Ferreira

Affiliated to Research
Visiting address: Blickagången 16, 14152 Huddinge
Postal address: H1 Neurobiologi, vårdvetenskap och samhälle, H1 Klinisk geriatrik Westman, 171 77 Stockholm

About me

  • I am a psychiatrist, currently working in an old age psychiatric ward and
    researching on human brain aging.
    * ST-handledare prize 2023, Psykiatri Södra Stockholm
    * AT-handledare prize 2019, Södersjukhuset, Stockholm
    * Travel fellowship, 2014 Alzheimer's Association International Conference.
    * Poster award, XXI World Congress of Neurology, Vienna 2013
    * Institute of Psychiatry Prize, Medical School, University of Sao Paulo.
    2009 and 2010.
    * Residency in Psychiatry, Psykiatri Södra Stockholm. 2017-2018
    * PhD at Medical School, University of Sao Paulo. Supervisor Prof Geraldo
    Busatto. 2010-2015
    * Visiting PhD student. Rotman Research Institute, University of Toronto.
    * Residency in Psychiatry. Institute of Psychiatry, University of Sao Paulo.
    * Medical School, University of Sao Paulo. 2001- 2006


  • My focus is to better describe changes in the connectivity of the human brain during aging, specially in dementia.


  • Clinical supervision of psychiatric residents (ST-läkare, BT-läkare), interns (AT-läkare), medical students (KUL, läkarkandidat).
    Main supervisor of psychiatric residents (ST-läkare).
    Organisation of course Dementia and cognitive disorders for specialist doctors.


All other publications


  • Psychiatrist, Old age psychiatry, Psykiatri Södra Stockholm, Stockholm Health Care Services, 2018-
  • Affiliated to Research, Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, Karolinska Institutet, 2022-2025

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