Dr. Joanne Feeney
Joanne Feeney joined the TILDA health team as a Research Fellow in July 2011. As an undergraduate, Joanne studied Pharmacology at University College Dublin. She was then accepted onto a HRB funded 4-year integrated PhD programme in Neuroscience at Trinity College, from which she graduated in 2010. The focus of her thesis was the neurocognitive changes in associative memory and working memory with age. She also completed a Diploma in Statistics during this time. Joanne lectured in neuroscience for a semester before joining TILDA. As part of the TILDA team, her research will focus on factors influencing cognition and cognitive decline.