Child and Adolescent Mental Health Centre, Capital Region Psychiatry
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.
PhD, Health & Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Denmark.
MSc,Environmental Sciences, Lund University, Sweden
BSc, Psychology with Neuroscience, University of Leicester, UK
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.
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.