Ayna Baladi Nejad

Email

Tel.

+45 3862 2852

Position

PostDoc

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

ver Loren van Themaat, A. H., Korsgaard, L., Thorup, A. A. E., Baladi Nejad, A., Larsen, M., Vangkilde, S. A., Nordentoft, M., Oranje, B., Siebner, H. R. & Plessen, K. J. (2017).
The Danish High Risk and Resilience Study – VIA 11 – Error Monitoring in 11-Year-Old-Children of Parents with either Schizophrenia or Bipolar Disorder: an EEG study.

Gadek, N. & Baladi Nejad, A. (2017). Skin Conductance Responses of Psychopathic Subtypes to Social Exclusion Suggest Different Processing of Social Cues.

Uhre, V. H. B., Baladi Nejad, A., Staugaard, C. F., Sørensen, K. H., Koch, S. V., Thomsen, P. H., Moltke, B. B., Vangkilde, S. A., Siebner, H. R. & Plessen , K. J. (2016). Treatment Effects of Cognitive Therapy in Adolescents with OCD: Neural and Neurobiological Mediators of Effectiveness.

Hulme, O. J., Baladi Nejad, A., Haren, T., Henningsson, S., Madsen, K. H. & Siebner, H. R. (2016). Psycho-Psychophysics: The Superior Temporal Sulcus and the Reflexive Decoding of Pain.

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.