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 Rikki Lissaman

Rikki Lissaman

Research student, School of Psychology

Cardiff University Brain Research Imaging Centre, Maindy Road, Cardiff, CF24 4HQ

Research summary

My research focuses on the application of neuroimaging techniques to investigate structural and functional brain alterations in healthy young adults who are at-risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease.

Undergraduate education

2013 – 2016: BSc (Hons.) Psychology, University of Birmingham – First Class

Postgraduate education

2018 – Present: PhD Cognitive Neuroscience, Cardiff University
2016 – 2017: MSc Brain Imaging, University of Nottingham – Distinction


2015 – 2016: Research Assistant, University of Birmingham
2015: Wellcome Trust Biomedical Vacation Scholarship, University of Sheffield

Research interests


2018 – 2021: School of Psychology OPEN PhD Studentship, Cardiff University
2015: Wellcome Trust Biomedical Vacation Scholarship

Research group

Cognitive Neuroscience

Research collaborators

Dr Carl Hodgetts

Professor Andrew Lawrence

Professor Kim Graham

Dr Carl Hodgetts

Dr Carl Hodgetts

Wellcome Trust ISSF Fellow

Professor Andrew Lawrence

Professor Andrew Lawrence

Professor, Head of Cognitive Neuroscience

Graham, K

Professor Kim Graham

Pro Vice-Chancellor Research, Innovation and Enterprise