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Irene Faiman joined King’s College London in 2019 when she started her PhD in Psychological Medicine.  

She has a BSc in Psychology (University of Trieste, IT) and a MRes in Cognitive and Clinical Neuroscience (Maastricht University, NL). She has worked as an Assistant Psychologist in Neuropsychology and Neurorehabilitation services within the NHS. Her previous research has involved both healthy and neurological populations, with particular focus on EEG, motor functioning, and rehabilitation. 

Her PhD focuses on identifying electrophysiological and neuroimmunological signatures of Epilepsy and Psychogenic Non-epileptic Seizures that could support the diagnostic decision-making.  

Research Interests

  • Epilepsy 
  • Psychogenic Non-epileptic Seizures 
  • EEG  
  • Biomarker research 
  • Machine Learning 

Research Groups

Neuropsychiatry Research Group