Sidhant Chopra completed a BSc (Psychology) (Honours) from the Australian National University in 2016, and has worked as a trial coordinator on projects related to aging, cognition and mental health. Sid previously worked at BMH as a research assistant on a unique PET/fMRI study of fronto-striatal dysfunction in patients experiencing their first episode of psychosis. Sid commenced his PhD (Clinical Psychology) at BMH in 2018. Under the supervision on Prof Alex Fornito, his research is examining the differential effect of disease and medication on the brains of people with psychosis.
Chopra, S., Shaw, M., Shaw, T., Sachdev, P. S., Anstey, K. J., & Cherbuin, N. (2018). More highly myelinated white matter tracts are associated with faster processing speed in healthy adults. Neuroimage, 171, 332-340.