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Guillen Fernandez, MD, PhD


Guillen FernandezGuillén Fernández is director of the Donders Center for Neuroscience at the Radboud University Nijmegen. He obtained his medical degree, doctorate, and habilitation at Bonn University. He received full training in clinical neurology and cognitive neurosciences in Bonn, Magdeburg, and Stanford. In 2002, he became a founding principal investigator of the Donders Center for Cognitive Neuroimaging in Nijmegen. His area of research is human cognitive neuroscience in which he studies the brain basis of memory, emotion, and their interactions. He applies an interdisciplinary approach integrating cognitive neuroimaging, genetics, pharmacology and diverse clinical disciplines. His research is described in more than 150 articles (H-index: 32). He is elected member of the Memory Disorder Research Society. He received the Richard-Jung Award of the German Society for Clinical Neurophysiology, the Vici Award of the Dutch Science Foundation, the Radboud Science Award, and an Advanced Investigator Grant from the European Research Council.

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