Panagiota Kontari


PhD Student
MSc Health Psychology (University of Surrey) | BSc (Hons) Psychology (University of Athens)

Academic and research departments

School of Psychology, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences.

My research project

My qualifications

Sept 2011 - May 2016
BSc (Hons) Psychology, First Class
University of Athens
Sept 2016 - Sept 2017
MSc Health Psychology, Distinction
University of Surrey

Affiliations and memberships

British Psychological Society
Graduate Member
Diabetes UK
Member

Research

Research interests

My publications

Publications

Kontari P., Smith K.J. (2019). Risk of dementia associated with cardiometabolic dysregulation and depression: A longitudinal cohort study using the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 34(2): 289-298.https://doi.org/10.1002/gps.5019

Conferences

Oral Presentations

Kontari, P., Fife-Schaw, C., Thompson, H., Schmitz, N., Smith, K.J. (March 2018). Prediabetes, diabetes and depression as risk factors for dementia. Diabetes UK Professional Conference 2018, 14-16/3/2018, Excel London, UK. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/dme.5_13570

Poster Presentations

Kontari, P., Fife-Schaw, C., Thompson, H., Schmitz, N., Smith, K.J. (March 2018). Prediabetes, diabetes and depression as risk factors for dementia. Diabetes UK Professional Conference 2018, 14-16/3/2018, Excel London, UK. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/dme.5_13570

Beratis, I.N., Stanitsa, E., Papantoniou, P., Pavlou, D., Papageorgiou, S.G., Kontaxopoulou, D., Fragkiadaki, S., Kontari, P., Economou, A. (January 2018). The value of Mini Mental State Examination (MMSE) and Montreal Cognitive Assessment (MoCA) in the prediction of fitness to drive in patients with Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI) and mild Alzheimer’s disease (AD). Transportation Research Board (TRB) 97th Annual Meeting, 7-11/1/2018, Washington, D.C. https://trid.trb.org/view/1495160

Kontari, P., Economou, A., Beratis, I.N., Kontaxopoulou, D., Fragkiadaki, S., Varlokosta, S., Papageorgiou, S.G. (March, 2016). Comparison of a non-linguistic screening test, Nonverbal Cogscreen, with the MMSE in patients with Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and cognitively intact individuals. 14th International Athens/Springfield Symposium on Advances in Alzheimer Therapy (AAT), 9-12/3/2016, Athens, Greece.