Berislav Zlokovic

Expert in Alzheimer’s disease and stroke research

Director of Zilkha Neurogenetic Institute at USC

Mary Hayley and Selim Zilkha Chair in Alzheimer’s Disease Research

Professor and Chair of the Department of Physiology and Biophysics at the Keck School of Medicine

Professor of Biological Sciences at the USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences


  • alzheimer’s disease
  • stroke
  • neurobiology
  • vascular biology
  • transport physiology
  • neurodegenerative disorders
  • neuroscience

Additional Information

  • Reuters listed Zlokovic as one of “the world’s most influential scientific minds” in 2014, announcing that he was one of the top cited authors in the field of neuroscience and behavior from 2002-2012.

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