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Aura Frizzati
Dr. Aura Frizzati

Scientist Training Programme (STP) trainee

Cardiff & Vale University Health Board

Heath Park

029 2184 4771

About Me

Scientist Training Programme (STP) trainee

Aura has a BSc in Psychology of Communication (Universita’ di Milano-Bicocca, Italy), an MSc in Cognitive Neuroscience (Universita’ Vita-Salute San Raffaele, Italy), an MSc in Genetic Epidemiology and Bioinformatics (Cardiff University) and a PhD in Integrative Neuroscience (Cardiff University). While attending university, she has worked as research assistant in various behavioural neuroscience labs, studying memory in rodents at the behavioural and molecular level. She has then worked as a postdoc biostatistician in Cardiff University, analysing genetic variations in Alzheimer’s disease patients using bioinformatics tools. Subsequently, she has got experience as research data analyst in SAIL Databank (Swansea University), studying children and young people’s mental health through linkage of clinical and demographic big datasets. She is currently based in Cedar for her STP training and enrolled in a part time MSc in Clinical Science/Health Informatics (University of Manchester).