Christina Dintica

Title: Affiliated

Sector: Medicine

Portrait of Christina Ditinca against grey background.

Christina Dintica is a PhD student within the Medicine Sector at ARC under the main supervision of Weili Xu. Her research interests are focused on how sensory impairments in old age are related to cognitive function and neuro-degeneration.

In her PhD project, she is specifically investigating the association between oral and olfactory conditions and cognitive trajectories, brain structural differences, and the risk of dementia.

Christina has a bachelor degree in psychology from the University of Glasgow and a master degree in cognitive science from the University of Vienna.