The DEMONSTRATE project strives to engage young medical doctors who are enrolled in PhD studies at the Faculty of Medicine in Montenegro. The results of the project DEMONSTRATE will be an integral part of their doctoral dissertations.
On January 31st 2020, a young medical doctor, researcher, and PhD student participating in the DEMONSTRATE project, Isidora Rovčanin Dragović, submitted the Application for her Doctoral Thesis Topic. The title of the proposed research topic is: ”A new method for stratification of the risk for Alzheimer’s disease in patients in Montenegro”. The research plans to study the role of miRNA species as putative biomarkers of Alzheimer’s disease. With the help of the Italian scientists from IBIOM in Bari, she will work to acquire additional education and master practical skills necessary to accomplish the project goals.