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  • Dwaipayan Adhya Mr Dwaipayan Adhya
    Autism is a complex neurodevelopmental disorder. Studies have shown that it affects more males than females. Prenatal exposure to sex steroids, especially, testosterone have been shown to be related to development of autism. Epigenetic changes hav...
  • Miss Lucie Aman
    I am working on psychosis in Prader Willi syndrome. PWS is a rare genetic disease characterised by hyperphagia, poor muscle tone, intellectual disability, and mental health problems such as depression anxiety and psychosis. PWS is caused by the l...
  • Dr Nikitas A. Arnaoutoglou
    I am a visiting researcher at the Department of Psychiatry collaborating with supervision of Prof. J.T. O'Brien and the Windsor Unit. I am also a Consultant in Old age psychiatry at the Cambridge & Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust. My field of in...
  • Dr Gonzalo Arrondo
    My research is centered in the study of the relationship between high-order decision making and emotion in neuropsyquiatric patients such as those with depression. For this aim my main tools are functional neuroimaging (specifically fMRI), cogniti...
  • Miss Athina Aruldass
    Immunological interplay in pathoetiology of mood disorders is a long-standing concept dating back to the early 20th century. Over the past two decades, irrefutable evidence linking peripheral inflammation i.e. blood inflammatory markers, and depre...
  • Bonnie Auyeung Dr Bonnie Auyeung
    Bonnie Auyeung is a researcher at the University's Autism Research Centre, where her primary research examines the effects of prenatal hormones on psychological and neural postnatal development.
  • Jennifer Barnett Dr Jennifer Barnett
    I'm a psychologist and cognitive neuroscientist with some training in genetics and epidemiology. I’m interested in how genetic and environmental factors affect cognitive functions and mental health throughout life. This includes the development of...
  • Simon Baron-Cohen Professor Simon Baron-Cohen
    The Autism Research Centre (ARC), of which I am Director, has 6 programs of research, all focusing on Autism Spectrum Conditions (ASC): (a) Perception and Cognition (investigating social and non-social cognition and sensory processing); (b) Neu...
  • Andrew Bateman Dr Andrew Bateman
    Oliver Zangwill Centre for Neuropsychological Rehabilitation has a research strategy that has three themes: i) development of assessments, ii) development and immplementation innovative therapeutic interventions iii) evaluation of neuro-rehabil...
  • German Berrios Professor German Berrios
    I am interested in the study of psychiatric symptoms (e.g. hallucinations, delusions, obsessions) appearing in the context of neurological disease. Since the 19th century, the view that 'mental symptoms' seen in the context of neurological diseas...
  • Richard Bethlehem Richard Bethlehem
    I currently am a Research Associate at the Autism Research Centre and collaborate with the Geschwind lab at UCLA to work on integrated Neuroimaging and Transcriptomics in order to gain better understanding of genetic underpinnings of atypical neur...
  • Bastiaan Bijleveld Mr Bastiaan Bijleveld
    My current project involves investigating the neural substrates of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). One particular region of interest for us is the ventromedial prefrontal cortex (vmPFC). This brain region has a central multifaceted role in OC...
  • Allan Brigola Allan Brigola
    My research focuses on cognitive performance in elderly people with low education. In Brazil I study the relationship between cognition, frailty and emotional variables in elderly from rural communities. At the University of Cambridge I am studyin...
  • Annette Brühl Dr Annette Brühl
    My research is concerned with the interaction of emotion and cognition - how cognitive processes regulate emotion, how emotion interacts with cognition - with a particular focus on the neurofunctional processes. These processes are disturbed in af...
  • Ed Bullmore Professor Ed Bullmore
    I am interested in understanding human brain network organization from neuroimaging data in health and disease. My recent methodological work has focused on graph theory to measure aspects of brain network topology. I am also interested in bette...
  • Ivan Caramanna Mr Ivan Caramanna
    Follow-up study to previous MR-IMPACT study, investigating a large cohort of adolescents with MDD
  • Rudolf Cardinal Dr Rudolf Cardinal
    I am interested in computational models of attentional selection and cognition.
  • Dr Stephen F. Carter PhD
    As a cognitive neuroscientist my principal research interest is understanding the pathological cascade of Alzheimer’s disease in humans with neuroimaging biomarkers. My research uses techniques that include high-resolution neuroimaging and neurops...
  • Bhismadev Chakrabarti Professor Bhismadev Chakrabarti
    My research group is based at the Centre for Integrative Neuroscience and Neurodynamics at the University of Reading. We study emotion perception, empathy, and autism using functional MRI, eye gaze tracking, and psychophysiology. I am happy to co...
  • Samuel Chamberlain Dr Samuel Chamberlain MB/BChir PhD MRCPsych
    Neurobiology and treatment of impulsive, compulsive, and behaviourally-addictive disorders. I use a variety of techniques, including cognitive assessment, brain imaging, and pharmacological challenges, to explore the brain underpinnings of these...
  • Vasiliki Chatzi
    I am interested in applying statistical and machine learning approaches to build models that can characterise psychiatric symptoms/disorders. During my PhD I developed a novel pipeline for biomarker identification in schizophrenia using neuroimagi...
  • Dr Leonidas Chouliaras
    My research interests include the role of epigenetic mechanisms in neurodegeneration, and particularly in Lewy Body Dementia, Alzheimer’s disease and mild cognitive impairment. My projects focus on genome-wide profiling of DNA methylation and hydr...
  • Isabel  Clare Dr Isabel Clare
    I work in the Cambridge Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities Research Group in the Dept. of Psychiatry and as a a senior member of the Enduring Disability and/or Disadvantage clinical theme in the NIHR's CLAHRC East of England. My research in...
  • Alexander Coles Mr Alexander Coles
    As a Research Intern at the University of Cambridge's Autism Research Centre I have looked into many different areas of research. I started by spending many months working on the EU-AIMS Longitudinal European Autism Project which investigates the ...
  • Lesley Cousins Dr Lesley Cousins MRCP DPhil.
    I am interested in the effects of antidepressant medication on the teenage brain both in terms of structural and functional development. I am also interested in trying to understand why some depressed teenagers are prescribed antidepressants where...
  • Jeff Dalley Professor Jeff Dalley
    Primary research interests include behavioural and cognitive neuroscience, psychopharmacology and neuromodulation of limbic cortico-striatal brain circuitry. Specific interests include behavioural and neurobiological endophenotypes and their trans...
  • Daniel Davies Daniel Davies
    I am studying towards a combined medical degree and PhD (MB/PhD) at the University of Cambridge. I intercalated a BA in Department of Psychology before beginning my doctoral work supervised by Professors Paul Fletcher and Peter Jones. My research ...
  • Sanne de Wit Dr Sanne de Wit
    Whilst our actions are often goal-directed, slips of action reveal that automatic, or habitual, mechanisms can take over. Although the concepts of goal-directed action and habits are well-grounded in folk psychology, most empirical research so far...
  • Julia Deakin Dr Julia Deakin
    I plan to experiment with brain imaging techniques and immunomics to look for early changes in psychosis. In particular, I am interested in supporting a recently identified group of patients with psychosis who have autoantibodies to the NMDA recep...
  • Natalia del Campo Dr Natalia del Campo
    My research focuses on the optimisation and application of multi-modal neuroimaging techniques to identify the neurobiological mechanisms underlying psychiatric conditions and associated cognitive deficits. One aspect I am particularly interested ...
  • Veronika Dobler Dr Veronika Dobler MRCPsych, PhD
    I am interested in the effect of Early Live Adversity (ELA) on neuro-cognitive development in later life. Psychological theories have long recognized that selective processing and distortions in appraisal of day-to day events as well as cognitive...
  • Miss Lena Dorfschmidt
    I am interested in the principles of whole-brain network organization in health and disease. I work on resting state MRI data in order to model trajectories of adolescent cortical development and identify disruptions in functional connectomics dur...
  • Maria-Eleni Dounavi
    I am a Research Associate at the department of Psychiatry (Old Age Psychiatry research group). My focus is on multi-modal MR brain imaging and utilisation of state-of-the-art image processing tools to investigate early changes occurring at the pr...
  • Robert Dudas Dr Robert Dudas
    I have carried out research projects on cognitive impairment in the context of progressive-degenerative dementias and affective symptomatology. My current interest in dementia spans from risk factors to clinical management. I have also investiga...
  • Karen Ersche Dr Karen Ersche
    My research focuses on the neuropsychological correlates and neurochemical processes underlying addictive behaviour and the translation of this knowledge into therapeutic interventions. This work involves a combination of approaches including neur...
  • Emilio  Fernandez-Egea Dr Emilio Fernandez-Egea
    My research interests are mostly the biological and clinical aspects of chronic schizophrenia. I’m the Clozapine Clinic Lead for the local MH Trust (Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust). We study treatment resistant schizophrenia ...
  • Johanna J. S. Finnemann Johanna J. S. Finnemann
    My primary research interests concern sensorimotor integration and somatosensation which I investigate from a computational as well as experimental point of view. In particular I aim to understand how optimal control, predictive processes, motor l...
  • Paul Fletcher Professor Paul Fletcher
    I am interested in psychosis. I agree with the long tradition of clinical psychiatric research which suggests that, during a psychotic illness, the world is a strange place because strange associations are formed and inconsequential stimuli are as...
  • Dorothea Floris Dorothea Floris
    I am interested in the neurobiological underpinnings of autism spectrum conditions (ASC) with special focus on cerebral lateralization and functional connectivity. During my PhD I investigated atypical hemispheric specialisation in ASC at differen...
  • Jan Freyberg Dr Jan Freyberg
    My primary interest is in psychophysics as a tool to investigate the brain. I am using behavioural paradigms that rely on basic perceptual mechanisms to look at the visual system in autism. This not only gives rise to information on if - and how -...
  • Jessica Fritz Ms Jessica Fritz
    My main research interest is the study of resilience in individuals who have experienced childhood adversity. Resilience can be described as a process of positive adaptation following exposure to childhood adversity. Childhood adversity is strongl...
  • Dr Julieta Galante
    I am a full-time researcher with a background in public health medicine. My research interests lie on mental health promotion and the effects of lifestyle on health. My main focus has been studying the effects of meditation on mental health, which...
  • Professor Liliana Galindo MD PhD
    I am a psychiatrist; my PhD was in neuroimaging in psychosis (UAB). I am a Professor Ad Honorem of the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana of Colombia. I am interested in translational research in psychiatry, especially in psychosis, and in novel psy...
  • Susan Gathercole Professor Susan Gathercole
    I am a cognitive psychologist with interests in memory, learning and language. Until 2018 I was the Director of the MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit (CBU) in Cambridge and am now based in Developmental Psychiatry. One strand of my research in...
  • Ian  Goodyer Professor Ian Goodyer FMedSci
    I am a Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist based at Cambridge University pursuing research into the connections between human development and psychopathology. My studies are centred on adolescents in the community as well as current patients. Our re...
  • Professor Juan Manuel Gorriz
    The SIPBA group use computational and mathematical approaches based on the statistical learning theory to develop computer-aided diagnosis systems in the field of neuroscience. SiPBA aim to provide supporting tools to physicians in the early diagn...
  • Fergus Gracey Dr Fergus Gracey
    My research themes relate to assessment, recovery and rehabilitation following brain injury. I am especially interested in identity and emotional adjustment following acquired brain injury, self-regulation, cognitive rehabilitation and service del...
  • Ms Juliet Griffin
    I study the cognitive and neural mechanisms underlying the formation and stubborn persistence of delusions and other psychotic symptoms in psychiatric illnesses like schizophrenia. I am interested in how the brain uses uncertain information (parti...
  • Michael Hart Mr Michael Hart
    Resolving the dichotomy between effective resection of focal lesions and preservation of brain function is a fundamental goal in neurosurgery. To achieve this, I have started a PhD on brain mapping under the supervision of Professor John Suckling....
  • Tony Holland Professor Tony Holland
    The focus of our interdisciplinary research is on learning disabilities (intellectual disabilities/mental handicap) from different perspectives. Research to date has had the following main themes. First, the relationship between specific genetical...
  • Ayla Humphrey Dr Ayla Humphrey
    Ayla Humphrey is the Lead for Children and Young People’s Psychology, CPFT and Affiliated Lecturer, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge. Her interest is in the advancement of services for children & families and early identification...
  • Becky Inkster Dr Becky Inkster
    I am a Neuroscientist passionate about digital interventions in mental health, social media data analysis, genomics, molecular biology, and neuroimaging. I am passionate about working with hard-to-reach, disadvantaged groups and youth culture. I...
  • Tun Jao Dr Tun Jao
    I am a neurologist with clinical interests in acute stroke and epilepsy management. After receiving a Masters degree in Biomedical Electronics and Bioinformatics in 2010, I started to do my PhD with Prof Ed Bullmore, and my focus is to explore neu...
  • Ms Nazia Jassim
    For my PhD research, I use ultra-high resolution fMRI to study perception and higher-level cognition in autism. My research interests include neuroimaging methods, cognitive neuropsychiatry, and computational modelling.
  • Sally Jennings Sally Jennings
    I am based at the Cambridge Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research Group as part of the Department of Psychiatry. I have been awarded a PhD Studentship by the MRC to investigate EEG aspects of typical and pathological aging in adults...
  • Professor Peter Jones
    The Cambridge “epiCentre” group works at the interface between population-based research, neuroscience and clinical psychiatry in order to understand the causes, mechanisms and treatments for psychosis (particularly schizophrenia) dementia, depres...
  • Muzaffer  Kaser Dr Muzaffer Kaser
    I am a psychiatrist interested in brain substrates of cognitive impairments associated with psychiatric disorders, I am investigating the mechanisms underlying cognitive dysfunction in depression with a particular focus on pro-cognitive medication.
  • Dr Golam Khandaker
    Working at the interface between immunology and psychiatry, my research examines novel immunological mechanism and treatment for depression, schizophrenia and other psychiatric disorders using epidemiological, genetic and treatment studies. I am...
  • Manfred Kitzbichler Dr Manfred Kitzbichler
    Having a physics background, I am applying general concepts to the analysis of brain activation. This involves both fMRI and MEG, resting state as well as task related data. In particular I am interested in understanding the spatio-temporal dynami...
  • Dr Franziska Knolle
    I am interested in investigating the underlying mechanisms of predictive processing. Especially, I wish to explore how dysfunctional predictive processing might lead to various symptoms of psychiatric and neurological disorders, such as delusions ...
  • Meng-Chuan Lai Dr Meng-Chuan Lai
    As a clinician scientist, my vision is to bridge and integrate multi-level biological-cognitive-psychological-social research and clinical services. My clinical interests are in the risk and resilience processes across the lifespan in individuals ...
  • Jennifer Landt Jennifer Landt
    I am currently working on a brain imaging project looking at the neuropathological hallmarks of Alzheimer’s disease in adults with Down’s syndrome.
  • Dr Christelle Langley PhD
    The effects of serotonin on cognition and functional mechanisms in the brain; Cognitive enhancement through apps in neurological disorders; Cognitive and neural changes in early premanifest Huntingtons disease
  • Amandine Lassalle Dr Amandine Lassalle
    I am interested in emotion and gaze processing in neurotypicals and individuals with ASC.
  • Alexandra Lautarescu Miss Alexandra Lautarescu
    I am interested in the link between Down Syndrome and the high risk of developing Alzheimer's Disease and I am currently conducting an MPhil under the supervision of Prof. Anthony Holland and Dr. Shahid Zaman, as part of the "Defeat dementia in Do...
  • Tilman Lesch Tilman Lesch
    My research is focused on human cognition and brain mechanisms relevant for learning and decision-making under uncertainty. I’m interested how personality factors such as impulsiveness or novelty seeking are related to individual’s decision-making...
  • Michael Lombardo Dr Michael Lombardo
    I am interested in understanding the mechanisms occurring in early development that are behind atypical brain development in autism and other neurodevelopmental disorders.
  • Miss Elena Mainetto
    I am a Research Assistant working in Professor Fletcher’s lab on different projects aiming to study the psychological and interoceptive contribution to eating. These projects involve measurement of metabolic functioning (e.g., body composition, gu...
  • Elijah Mak Elijah Mak
    I am a Gates Cambridge scholar working on my PhD at the Department of Psychiatry. Broadly, my research interest relates to the use of multi-modal neuroimaging techniques to characterise structural and functional deficits in dementia and related co...
  • Mr Ayan Mandal
    We use functional and structural neuroimaging to identify networks of brain structures associated with various aspects of cognition in patients with brain tumours. We hope to be able to predict deficits patients will experience post surgery depend...
  • Dr Alekhya Mandali
    I am an engineer turned computational neuroscientist with a research focus on building mathematical models and applying computational techniques to study the pathophysiology of various neurological and psychiatric conditions such as Parkinson's di...
  • Dr Luis Manssuer BSc, MSc, PhD
    My previous research has used behavioural, neuroimaging (electroencephalography (EEG)) and psychophysiological (electromyography (EMG)) methods to study interactions between emotion and social cognition. I am currently working with Dr Valerie Voon...
  • Francisco J. Martínez-Murcia Mr Francisco J. Martínez-Murcia
    Development of automatised algorithms for the extraction of features from different brain image modalities (e.g. MRI, PET, SPECT). Image preprocessing and characterization by the use of semi-supervised algorithm such as ICA, PCA, texture features,...
  • Aicha  Massrali Aicha Massrali
    I am studying atypical neuronal development in the autism brain using patient-derived induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSC). The use of iPSC combined with genome editing technologies allows me to investigate the role of an autism high risk gene (Ne...
  • Kate McAllister Dr Kate McAllister
    I am a Visiting Researcher at the Cambridge Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research Group as part of the Department of Psychiatry. The focus of my work is the role of mitochondrial dysfunction in ageing and the development of Alzheime...
  • Andy McCombie Mr Andy McCombie
    I am based at the Cambridge Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research Group in the Department of Psychiatry. In 2012, I was elected to a University of Cambridge Sims Scholarship to carry out a PhD that combines my interests in psycholog...
  • Miss Chantal Miller
    My research aims to identify the mechanisms underlying different stages of psychotic illness. In particular, I am interested in the idea that the brain relies on hierarchical Bayesian inference, a process that may become derailed in disorders such...
  • Eneida Mioshi Dr Eneida Mioshi
    My research focuses on the impact of dementias and other progressive neurodegenerative diseases on everyday functioning (e.g., Activities of daily living), and family carers. To this end, my research involves development of better assessments of ...
  • Marcella Montagnese
    My main area of theoretical interest is reality distortion in psychosis and its underlying neurocognitive and physiological mechanisms. My current work focuses on the application of computational models of reinforcement learning (RL) in patients w...
  • Dr Laura Moreno-López
    I am interested in the study of the neuroanatomical mechanisms of resilient functioning in adolescents and young adults exposed to early life adversities.
  • Sarah Morgan Dr Sarah Morgan
    I am currently a Research Associate in the Brain Mapping Unit, working on PSYSCAN, an EU project which aims to diagnose and predict psychosis trajectories. My role is to develop graph theory approaches to analysing MRI neuroimaging data. I am part...
  • Laurel S Morris Laurel S Morris
    I have studied disorders of addiction, focussing on correlates of impulsivity and compulsivity. I am also interested in psychopharmacology; how neurotransmitter dynamics of neural circuits influence cognition.
  • Graham Murray Dr Graham Murray
    I work on the pathophysiological mechanisms of symptoms (like hallucinations and delusions, or anhedonia) in psychiatric and neurological disorders, such depression, schizophrenia or Parkinson’s Disease. I utilize a variety of cognitive neuroscien...
  • Pradeep Nathan Pradeep Nathan
    I am a clinical pharmacologist with research interests in the neuropharmacology and neural substrates of cognition and emotion and psychiatric and neurological endophenotypes. I use cognitive, functional and molecular neuroimaging techniques (i.e....
  • Sharon Neufeld
    I am a quantitative psychologist interested in understanding the course and interplay of multiple domains of mental health in young people. My work has shown how treatment-as-usual mental health services are associated with a subsequent reduction ...
  • Dr Nicolas Nicastro
    I am a Swiss board-certified Neurologist with a strong interest in dementia and movement disorders. My research focuses on molecular PET/SPECT and structural MRI imaging in dementia with Lewy bodies and Parkinson disease, especially as early diag...
  • Dr Camilla Nord
    I am a neuroscientist researching the neural basis of psychiatric disorders using brain imaging, brain stimulation (TMS/tDCS), and cognitive paradigms in patients and healthy controls. I am particularly interested in the relationship between prefr...
  • John T O'Brien Professor John T O'Brien
    My research interests in dementia include the role of biomarkers, especially MRI, SPECT and PET imaging, in the differential and early diagnosis of dementia, including identifying those ‘at risk’ of future cognitive decline and developing markers ...
  • Claire O'Callaghan Dr Claire O'Callaghan
    I am a clinical research fellow with a focus on neuropsychiatric symptoms in neurodegenerative conditions. Symptoms such as apathy, depression, impulsivity and social impairments are common in neurodegenerative disease. My research takes a trans...
  • Ms Bianca Oltean
    I am interested in the role of inflammation in mental health disorders. As part of the InPsych Lab, I am working on elucidating the possible links between inflammation and depression. We are using observational and experimental medicine studies ...
  • Dr Emanuele F Osimo
    Emanuele is an Academic Clinical Fellow in Psychiatry with the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust and the University of Cambridge. In Cambridge he currently works with Dr Golam Khandaker and Prof Peter Jones, focussing on the lin...
  • Dr Joel Parkinson
    I am interested in the mechanisms underlying depression and its treatments. Currently, I am researching the relationship between the immune system and depression, with a focus on understanding how low-grade systemic inflammation can lead to depres...
  • Arkoprovo Paul Mr Arkoprovo Paul
    Arko is studying dendritic spine plasticity in neurons derived from induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSC). In the latter he is modelling synaptic development in the autistic brain, with a particular interest in activity dependent dendritic plastic...
  • Jesus Perez Professor Jesus Perez
    My research activity is mainly focused on early detection and intervention in psychosis and the history of psychiatry. I am particularly interested in the epidemiological apects of young people at high-risk of developing psychosis and with first-e...
  • Dr Benjamin Perry
    I am an NIHR Doctoral Research Fellow, and honorary SpR Psychiatry at Cambridge and Peterborough Foundation NHS Trust. My research interest is in the increasingly blurred boundary between mental and physical health. My PhD is focused on both try...
  • Alexa Pohl
    Many psychiatric conditions may have origins in abnormal brain development in utero. It is hypothesized that autism spectrum conditions (ASCs) may be linked to higher levels of testosterone during a critical period of brain 'programming' that occ...
  • Mr Miro RabVass
    * Neurocognitive determinants of success among female CEOs and entrepreneurs * Decision making under uncertainty * Risk vs uncertainty: do serial entrepreneurs exhibit distinct neurocognitive responses when dealing with decisions under uncertainty?
  • Camice Revier Camice Revier
    My research is aimed at expanding the evidence and understanding of the relationship between sleep and social recovery in psychosis. With a secondary aim of examining the mediating effects of changes in cognition as part of the causal pathway. The...
  • Howard Ring Dr Howard Ring
    My research covers three main areas. My work in epilepsy is largely concerned with studying the management and behavioural correlates of treatment-resistant epilepsy in people with developmental or acquired brain damage. In the field of Autism res...
  • Ms Colleen Rollins
    Broadly, I'm interested in the behavioural and neuroanatomical correlates of psychiatric and neurodegenerative disorders. My current research focusses on using a multimodal approach combining structural and functional neuroimaging data and cognit...
  • Dr Rafael Romero-Garcia
    I’m a computer science engineer interested in how complex brain networks change across different physiological and pathological conditions. During my PhD in neuroscience at the Pablo de Olavide University (Spain) I analysed cortical network disrup...
  • Lisa Ronan Dr Lisa Ronan
    My work focuses on structural analysis of the brain, in particular the morphology of the cortex. Most recently I have focused on cortical intrinsic curvature. This type of curvature is mathematically fundamental to a surface and independent of how...
  • Mikail Rubinov Mikail Rubinov
    Complex-network mapping of structural and functional connectomes; constraints and principles of whole-brain network organization; information transfer in large-scale brain dynamics; neuropsychiatric connectivity phenotypes.
  • Amber Ruigrok Amber Ruigrok
    Amber Ruigrok is a researcher at the Autism Research Centre, Dept of Psychiatry. Amber's PhD research investigated how testosterone and variation in the androgen receptor may be involved in the development of sex differences in human brain white m...
  • Barbara Sahakian Professor Barbara Sahakian FMedSci DSc
    My research is aimed at understanding the neural basis of cognitive, emotional and behavioural dysfunction in order to develop more effective pharmacological and psychological treatments. The focus of my lab is on early detection, differential dia...
  • Dr George Savulich
    Cognitive enhancement in neuropsychiatric disorders and in healthy people; the impact of technology on older age mental health; the effects of novel psychoactive substances on cognition and emotion; and information-processing biases in psychosis.
  • Lizanne Schweren Lizanne Schweren
    NSPN (NeuroScience in Psychiatry Network) is a new venture from the University of Cambridge and University College London, which launched in November 2012. We are researching how the adolescent mind and brain develops into early adulthood. To do t...
  • Jakob Seidlitz Jakob Seidlitz
    Adolescence is a time of major physical, chemical, and biological changes, as well as a common period of onset for various brain-related disorders. Thus, it is crucial that we develop methods that help us achieve a full understanding of normative ...
  • Maxwell Shinn Mr Maxwell Shinn
    I study how network theory can be used to quantitatively and qualitatively understand the brain. In particular, I use resting state fMRI to construct undirected correlation graphs, and then analyze topological properties of these graphs, such as ...
  • Nikolina Skandali Dr Nikolina Skandali MD MSc PhD FRSA
    I am interested in studying decision making process and the underlying neural mechanisms. I recently completed by PhD in how serotonin affects a broad range of cognitive functions including response inhibition, reinforcement learning and emotional...
  • Jan Stochl Dr Jan Stochl
    I serve as psychometrician and statistician. I am currently working on psychometric properties of scales used in psychiatry. I am interested in latent variable modeling - structural equation modeling, item response modeling, latent class modeling,...
  • Dr Li Su
    I lead the Computational Psychiatry group studying dementing conditions e.g Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia with Lewy Bodies. I also chair the Alzheimer's Research UK Cambridge Network Centre and is a fellow at Clare Hall. Awards: 2015 Internati...
  • John Suckling John Suckling
    Neuroimaging is a major contributor to the renaissance of experimental psychiatry and psychology. Drawing on the extensive infrastructure of Cambridge Neuroscience and Department of Psychiatry’s close links between research and clinical practice, ...
  • Dr Ajenthan Surendranathan
    I am a Specialist Registrar in Neurology working under the supervision of Professor John O'Brien at the University. My research is focused on Lewy Body Dementia, in particular its diagnosis utilising imaging and biomarkers.
  • Ben Underwood Dr Ben Underwood MA MBBS PhD FRCPsych CertMedEd
    I am a consultant old age psychiatrist in Cambridge. I am interested in novel therapeutic approaches in dementia, particularly Alzheimer's disease and Huntington's disease. I completed my PhD with David Rubinsztein looking at autophagy up-regula...
  • Ms Mariska van der Hoff M.S.C.
    The influence of conversational therapies in moderately to severe depressed adolescents on relapse
  • Miss Aritha van der Stouw A.T.C.
    The influence of Conversational Therapies in moderate to severe depressed adolescents on relapse.
  • Dr Anne-Laura van Harmelen
    My research aims to understand the differential mechanisms that link negative family environments where children may be emotionally abused and/or neglected (child emotional maltreatment; CEM) with later mental health disorders, or resilience from ...
  • Frantisek Vasa Mr František Váša
    I study methods for the construction and analysis of human structural and functional brain networks, using data from magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). Using these methods, I hope to help characterise healthy adolescent development, and to identify...
  •  Dr Petra Vertes
    I am an MRC fellow in Bioinformatics at the Brain Mapping Unit (BMU). My work builds on methods and concepts from physics and bioinformatics and applies them to fundamental problems in neuroscience. In particular, I am interested in the structure-...
  • Luca Villa
    My PhD focuses on brain structure and function in adolescent depression, investigating differences in cortical thickness, white matter, and resting-state functional connectivity between adolescent patients with depression and controls. My PhD also...
  • Dr Valerie Voon
    I am a Senior Principle Investigator, Neuropsychiatrist and Medical Research Council Senior Clinical Fellow with the Department of Psychiatry. I am the current president of the British Neuropsychiatry Association. Why do we repeat behaviours that...
  • Adam Wagner Dr Adam Wagner
    Research into intellectual disabilities and acquired brain injuries.
  • Konrad Wagstyl
    My research is investigating the architecture of the cerebral cortex. This includes developing new tools to analyse the laminar structure, how it is organised and how this relates to in vivo MRI measures of structure and function.
  • Jack Waldman Mr Jack Waldman
    I am currently working as a Research Assistant on several projects with fellow colleagues at the ARC. One project is investigating the role of foetal testosterone in later brain function. The other two are investigating brain development in siblin...
  • Madeleine Walpert Dr Madeleine Walpert
    I am a research associate in the Cambridge Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research Group, Department of Psychiatry. My research is investigating the potential of markers in the retina to provide an early indication of Alzheimer's dise...
  • Varun Warrier Mr Varun Warrier
    I work on the genetics of Autism Spectrum Conditions and related traits. My research is broadly divided into three areas: 1) Understanding the role of common genetic variants in Autism Spectrum Conditions and related traits such as empathy and sys...
  • Dr Kathrin Weidacker
    My previous research focused on psychopathy, pedophilia, and gambling disorder assessed behaviourally and with EEG, fMRI, and tDCS. In my current position I am investigating the effects of TMS on behaviour and neural correlates in healthy voluntee...
  • Miss Margaret Westwater
    My primary scientific aim is to examine the interaction between peripheral metabolic signaling and neural activity in individuals with healthy and disordered eating behaviors. This work involves measurement of metabolic functioning (e.g., body com...
  • Kirstie Whitaker Dr Kirstie Whitaker
    I am interested in integrating multiple neuroimaging techniques to investigate brain development throughout the lifespan and predict individual differences in cognition, susceptibility to mental health problems, and response to interventions. I am...
  • Joyce Whittington Dr Joyce Whittington
    Early research on specific learning disabilities - dyslexia - and associated cognitve deficits. For the last 10 years research has focussed on various prevalence, cognitive and behavioural aspects of Prader-Willi syndrome. Most of the latter is d...
  • Paul Wilkinson Dr Paul Wilkinson
    Paul Wilkinson is University Lecturer and Honorary Consultant in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at the University of Cambridge. His main research interests are the epidemiology and treatment of self-harm and depression. He is also teaching le...
  • Liam Wilson Liam Reese Wilson
    I am currently based at the Cambridge Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research Group. The project I am working on involves using PET and MRI to investigate the role of cerebral amyloid in Alzheimer's disease in people with Down syndrom...
  • Dr Gwyneth Zai
    My research area focuses on the genetics and pharmacogenetics of psychiatric disorders. Almost all psychiatric disorders are complex and heterogeneous in nature and my research aims to identify homogeneous phenotypes, specifically cognitive profi...
  • Dr Rashid Zaman FRCPsych
    I am a psychiatrist and researcher interested in collaborative and translational research in number of psychiatric disorders, including, ADHD, Bipolar Affective Disorder, Depression, OCD and Schizophrenia. I am also intersted in neuromodulation t...
  • Dr Shahid Zaman
    The main theme of our research is to understand the role of amyloid, tau, inflammation and mitochondrial dysfunction in the genesis of cognitive impairment and dementia in people with Down's syndrome.
  • Hisham  Ziauddeen Dr Hisham Ziauddeen MRCPsych PhD
    I am a Senior Clinical Research Associate working with Prof. Paul Fletcher. I work on brain reward systems using pharmacological fMRI and behavioural measures, to study the role of environmental influences and opioid and dopaminergic systems in co...

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