King’s College London
Amy is an MRC funded PhD student in the Centre for Neurodevelopmental Disorders at King’s College London.
Amy’s current research is part of the Biology of Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy (BIOJUME) Study (https://childhoodepilepsy.org/research-studies/biojume/) which collects clinical, genetic and EEG data from patients with Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy (JME) across the world. Her project aims to identify EEG and neuropsychological endophenotypes of JME and investigate their use in genome-wide association analysis.
Amy is also a Graduate Teaching Assistant for BSc Psychology and BSc Psychology and Neuroscience courses at King’s College London.
Shakeshaft A., Panjwani N., McDowall R. et al. (2021). ‘Trait Impulsivity in Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy’. Annals of Clinical and Translational Neuroscience 8(1): 138-152. https://doi.org/10.1002/acn3.51255
The Richardson Lab comprises a team of researchers from several different disciplines, including neurology, psychology, engineering and physics. We study the brain as an entire functioning system, rather than studying small components of the brain.
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Division of Neuroscience
Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience
Dept. Basic & Clinical Neuroscience
Maurice Wohl Clinical Neuroscience Institute
London, SE5 9NS
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