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Dr Josephine Barnes
Appointment
  • Principal Research Associate
  • Neurodegenerative Diseases
  • UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology
  • Faculty of Brain Sciences
Biography

I completed my BA in Natural Sciences in 1998, and after three years working in science media I began as a research assistant at the Dementia Research Centre. I completed my PhD part-time in 2006 (awarded in 2007) researching imaging in Alzheimer's disease. My thesis focused on the automated segmentation of the hippocampal region of the brain - an important marker of Alzheimer's disease.  Since then I have been awarded two Alzheimer's Research UK fellowships (one junior and one senior) as well as a fellowship extension. 

Research Summary

I am a Principal Research Fellow funded by Alzheimer’s Research UK. My research interests include investigating imaging biomarkers of Alzheimer’s disease including brain and hippocampal atrophy and white matter disease. I am particularly interested in the inter-relationships between these imaging biomarkers and Alzheimer’s pathology. Other areas of research of interest include the effects of age, disease presentation and risk factors on Alzheimer’s and its biomarkers. I have published nearly 80 papers and my H-index is 35. 



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