Rhian Convery

PhD Student

Rhian is a PhD student funded by an FTD Research Studentship in Memory of David Blechner. She has a BSc in Psychology from Durham University and an MSc in Clinical Neuroscience from UCL. She joined the team as a research assistant after graduating in 2017, initially working on GENFI, curating the data in the study and co-ordinating requests for data access. She also undertook a number of research projects in cognition and neuroimaging. In 2019 she started a PhD, focusing on novel digital biomarkers for FTD: the Early Detection of FTD (EDoF) study which includes further developing the Ignite app and digital analysis of speech amongst other projects.