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Vasileios Ioakeimidis

PhD student

Department of Psychology


PhD Title

Risk factors and longitudinal aspects of early onset schizophrenia


Dr Danai Dima

Dr Marinos Kyriakopoulos (King’s College London)

Overview and research interests

In my PhD I utilise EEG to investigate the risk factors (e.g. neuroticism, anxiety) for early-onset schizophrenia. Using fMRI (a working memory paradigm) I explore the neurodevelopmental aspects of the disorder

Research interests

    • Cognitive Neuroscience, neuroimaging, working memory, fMRI, MRI, EEG, functional connectivity, schizophrenia, meta-analysis


MSc clinical social and cognitive neuroscience (2017) City, University of London

BSc biology (2015) Universiry of Crete

Public Presentations and Conference Papers Given (with details including when and where)

Konstantoudaki, X., Ioakeimidis, V. and Sidiropoulou, K. (2015). Synaptic alterations in the prefrontal cortex and the hippocampus mediate the effect of working memory training in mice. EBBS – EBPS joint meeting, Verona, Italy (poster presentation)