Ayna Baladi Nejad

Email

Tel.

+45 3862 2852

Position

Post-doc

Affiliations

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Centre, Capital Region Psychiatry

Research Interests

I am interested in how psychopathological symptoms, which can often be found across a range of psychiatric disorders, develop. I use functional neuroimaging to understand pathogenetic mechanisms and the potential predictors of patient outcomes.

Research Groups

Computational Neuroimaging

Curriculum Vitae

Education

2013

PhD, Health & Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Denmark.

2006

MSc,Environmental Sciences, Lund University, Sweden

2004

BSc, Psychology with Neuroscience, University of Leicester, UK

Employments

2015 - Present

Research Fellow. Child and Adolescent Mental Health Centre, Capital Region Psychiatry, Denmark.

2014 - Present

Postdoctoral Researcher. Danish Research Centre for Magnetic Resonance. Copenhagen University Hospital, Hvidovre, Denmark.

2014 - 2014

Research Fellow. Department of Psychiatry. Massachusetts General Hospital & Harvard Medical School, USA.

2013 - 2014

Postdoctoral Researcher. Brain & Spine Institute (ICM). Hôpital de la Pitié-Salpêtrière, France.

2008 - 2010

Research Assistant. Danish Research Centre for Magnetic Resonance. Copenhagen University Hospital, Hvidovre, Denmark.

2006 - 2008

Research Assistant. Functional Brain Imaging Laboratory. National University of Singapore, Singapore.

Publications

Nejad AB, Fossati P, Lemogne C (2013). Self-referential processing, rumination, and cortical midline structures in major depression. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 7, 666:1-9.

Nejad AB, Madsen KH, Ebdrup B, Siebner H, Rasmussen H, Aggernæs B, Glenthøj B, Baaré W (2013). Neural markers of negative symptom outcomes in distributed working memory activity of antipsychotic-naïve schizophrenia patients. International Journal of Neuropsychopharmacology, 16(6), 1195-1204. 

Nejad AB, Ebdrup B, Glenthøj B, Siebner H (2012). Brain connectivity studies in schizophrenia: unravelling the effects of antipsychotics. Current Neuropharmacology, 10(3), 219-230.

Nejad AB, Ebdrup B, Siebner H, Rasmussen H, Aggernæs B, Glenthøj B, Baaré W (2011). Impaired temporoparietal deactivation with working memory load in antipsychotic-naïve patients with first-episode schizophrenia. World Journal of Biological Psychiatry, 12(4), 271-281.