Clinical Associate Professor
Royal Jubilee Hospital
1952 Bay St
Victoria, BC V8R 1J8
Research Interests:

Dementia and cognitive disorders, clinical trials, health systems improvement, medical education.

Research Summary:

Dr. Henri-Bhargava is based in Victoria. He is currently the Medical Director of the Neil and Susan Manning Cognitive Health Initiative (https://www.islandhealth.ca/research-capacity-building/current-research/cognitive-health-initiative.) As a clinician he is interested in bringing his clinical skills to research projects that improve diagnostic and treatment options for patients with dementia. He is also involved as a Primary Investigator in several clinical trials through the Research and Capacity Building division of Island Health. He is also an active medical educator with an interest in medical education scholarship.


McGill University, BSc, Immunology and Social Studies of Medicine
McGill University, MD, CM
University of Toronto, MScCH
University of Toronto, Fellowship in Behavioural Neurology
Recent Publications:

Shi, G., S. Lee, Y. Yuen, J. Liu, Z. Rothman, P. Milaire, S. Gillis, A. Henri-Bhargava. 12 Tips for Creating High Impact Clinical Encounter Videos – with Technical Pointers. MedEdPublish,2019; 8(2): 22, https://doi.org/10.15694/mep.2019.000092.1

Henri-Bhargava, A., D. Stuss and M. Freedman. Clinical Assessment of Prefrontal Lobe Functions. Continuum: Lifelong Learning in Neurology. 2018 Jun; 24(3): 704-726.

Pfanner, T., A. Henri-Bhargava and S. Borchert. Cerebrospinal Fluid Biomarkers as Predictors of Shunt Response in Idiopathic Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus: A Systematic Review. Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences. 2018 Jan; 45(1): 3-10.

Henri-Bhargava, A., M. Freedman, and D. Stuss. Function and Dysfunction of the Prefrontal Lobes in Neurodegenerative Diseases. Chapter in G.P. Gliebus, ed. Progressive Cognitive Impairment and its Neuropathological Correlates, Nova Science Publishers; 2016. (ISBN 978-1-63485-221-0)

Furlan, J., A. Henri-Bhargava and M. Freedman. Clomipramine in the Treatment of Obsessive Behavior in Frontotemporal Dementia: A Case Series. Alzheimer Disease and Associated Disorders. 2014 Jan-Mar; 28(1): 95-98.

Henri-Bhargava, A. and M. Freedman. Clinical Phenomenology of the Frontotemporal Dementias. Chapter in M.J. Strong, ed. Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and the Frontotemporal Dementias, Oxford University Press; October 2012. (ISBN 978-0199590674)​

Henri-Bhargava A., A. Simioni, and L.K. Fellows. Ventromedial Frontal Lobe Damage Disrupts the Accuracy, But Not the Speed, of Value-Based Preference Judgments. Neuropsychologia. 2012 Jun; 50(7): 1536-42.

Henri-Bhargava A. and M. Freedman. Executive Dysfunction in Delayed Radiation Leukoencephalopathy. Canadian Medical Association Journal. 2011; 183(12):1401.

CABHI Spark Grant: Using Mobile EEG to Track Changes in Cognitive Impairment Over Time


  • Site Director, Neurology Postgraduate Education, Vancouver Island
  • Discipline-Specific Site Lead, Ambulatory Internal Medicine, Island Medical Program
  • Competency Committee, Neurology Postgraduate Training Program
  • Lectures and small groups in undergraduate MD program 
  • Supervisor for several students in FLEX program