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Dr Tibor Hortobagyi

Reader in Old Age Psychiatry

Research interests

  • Ageing
  • Psychiatry


Tibor Hortobagyi joined King’s College Hospital in 2003, King’s College London in 2008 and the Department of Old Age Psychiatry in 2016. He holds currently a part-time (0.2FTE) appointment. He is a neuropathologist with expertise in neurodegeneration. He is professor at the University of Szeged and Debrecen, respectively, in Hungary and visiting professor at Stavanger University Hospital in Norway. He hold PhD, DSc (higher doctorate) degrees, FRCPath and European Fellow in Neuropathology (EFN), by examination. He is currently chairman of the Board of Examiners at the European Examination in Neuropathology.

Research Interests: 

  • Dementia with Lewy bodies (Parkinson’s Disease Dementia
  • Motor Neuron Disease / ALS
  • Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Stroke
  • Brain tumours