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Welcome to Jack Andrews, who has just started his PhD rotation in the lab and will be here for three months. Jack studied Psychological and Behavioural Sciences at the University of Cambridge, completing his final year research project within Professor Emily Holmes’s group at the MRC CBU, investigating the use of mental imagery for behavioural activation. He has previously worked as a summer Research Assistant at Stanford University’s Mood and Anxiety Disorders Laboratory and at The Centre for Family Research, in Cambridge.
Jack is currently on the four-year MRC Doctoral Training Programme in Neuroscience and Mental Health at UCL and is completing a rotation project in the Blakemore lab exploring the effects of Mindfulness on cognitive biases in adolescents.
Business Insider, Daily Mail and The Times have all written write ups of Dr Stefano Palminteri's new paper on the computational development of reinforcement
learning during adolescence.
Welcome to Jovita who has joined the team on 16th May 2016 as a new research assistant. She will be working on various projects including the MYRIAD study.