Stefano Sandrone



Biography

I am a PhD student studying neuroscience based at the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience (IoPPN), King's College London. Born in Canelli, Italy, I graduated with honours in Psychology at Vita-Salute San Raffaele University in Milan. After studying neuroplasticity and holding my first research position at the Institute of Neuroinformatics, University of Zurich and ETH Zurich, I settled in London to continue research into connectional neuroanatomy and history of neuroscience. In 2014 I was selected as a young scientist to attend the 64th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting in Physiology or Medicine.

2013 (October) Joined the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience, King’s College London, United Kingdom, to start his BRC NIHR PhD in Neuroscience
2013 (March-July) Research Assistant at the Institute of Neuroinformatics, University of Zurich and ETH Zurich, Switzerland
2008-2013 Thesis internship and Pre-PhD training at the Institute of Experimental Neurology, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy
2010-2012 MSc summa cum laude and special academic mention in Psychology-Neuroscience, Vita-Salute San Raffaele University, Milan, Italy
2007-2010 BSc summa cum laude in Psychological Sciences, Vita-Salute San Raffaele University, Milan, Italy
2003-2007 Scientific High School summa cum laude, Liceo Scientifico Galileo Galilei, Nizza Monferrato (AT), Italy

PhD Project

Neuroanatomy of the corpus callosum in the healthy and autistic human brain.

Supervisors

Professor Declan Murphy and Dr Marco Catani

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Child & neurodevelopmental disorders

Enabling quicker diagnosis and improved treatment of individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and other cognitive and social developmental disorders.
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