Erika Leonaviciute

Research student, School of Psychology

Research summary

I am interested in early detection of dementia. My research aims at unifying different approaches and disciplines (Neuroscience, Social and Cognitive Psychology, Genetics) in order to gain a better understanding of early stages of neurodegenerative diseases.

Undergraduate education

2010-2013 BSc Psychology, Cardiff University, UK

Postgraduate education

2013-2018 1+4 PhD, Cardiff University, UK

Awards/external committees

2013 Cardiff University Undergraduate Scholarship for Student Experience and Academic Standard
2012 Stuart Dimond Memorial Prize for best overall performance in year 2

Employment

2012 Research Assistant, Cardiff University, UK
2011 Research Assistant, Cardiff University and LexAble Ltd, UK

Research interests

Research topics and related papers

I am interested in early detection of dementia. My research aims at unifying different approaches and disciplines (Neuroscience, Social and Cognitive Psychology, Genetics) in order to gain a better understanding of early stages of neurodegenerative diseases.

Funding

ESRC

Research group

Wales Integrative Neurodegeneration (WIN) PhD program