July 2016: I will be attending the 10th FENS Forum of Neuroscience, taking place in Copenhagen, Denmark between 2-6 July 2016. I will present my collaborative research on the genetic underpinnings of children's processing of social and non-social aversive stimuli.
May 2016: New Small Grant: Excited to have been awarded a Small Research Grant of £5K from The Baily Thomas Charitable Fund to conduct a systematic review on the neurobiology of intellectual disabilities. The fund will support two fixed-term Research Assistants working in the project to start during October 2016.
February 2016: Media Coverage: Delighted to announce that my study on the genetic effects in children's affective face processing is featuring in the Frontiers 'Top 100 articles from 2015 in the spotlight'. The paper was selected based on the rate of views and downloads in the first month of publication out of 12,500 publications in 2015. A research coverage on the topic has been recently written from the DMU Press office.
September 2015: Invited talk: I am delighted to have been invited to give a talk at the EBBS-EBPS Joint Meeting 2015 to take place in Verona, Italy between 12-15 September. My talk will be part of a Mini Symposium dedicated to Affect and Anxiety.