MSc/PhD Program
Anjali Raja
First Name:
Anjali

Last Name:
Raja

Country:
USA / Germany

 



Anjali Raja

EDUCATION

College / University:
1997 - 2001: Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, USA

Highest Degree:
B.A.

Major Subjects:
Psychology, pre-medicine

Lab Experience:
PCR, Immunohistochemical staining, event-related potentials, fMRI

Projects / Research:
Undergraduate Research Project: Effects of the implicit categorization of dot patterns on the P100 wave: an ERP study, Cognitive Neuroscience Lab, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, U.S.A.
6/2000-9/2000: "Bone Matrix Proteins (Osteopontin, Bone Sialoprotein, Osteonectin, and Bone Acidic Glycoprotein-75) in Muscle Biopsies from Children with Untreated Juvenile Dermatomyositis (JDM)", Children's Memorial Institute for Education and Research, Chicago, IL, U.S.A.
2002/2003: “Funtional neuroimaging of observation and execution of limb-movements in patients with phantom-limb sensation”, Zürich Neuroscience Institute, Switzerland

Scholarships:
June 2000 - Sept. 2000: Erwin Macey Research Scholarship
Sept. 2002 - July 2003: Fulbright/Seydel Fellowship
2003 - 2004: Stipend International Max Planck Research School


SCIENTIFIC INTERESTS AND GOALS:

I would like to gain a better understanding of the neural substrates underlying higher cognitive processes such as memory and learning. In addition, I would like to research neurodegenerative disorders.