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Photo of WIN Global Scholar Sheri Koopowitz

Sheri Koopowitz  

Junior Research Fellow 

University of Cape Town, South Africa  

Supervisor: Dr Jonathan Ipser 

Project: The effect of trauma exposure on resting-state connectivity of the default mode and salience networks 

Photo of WIN Global Scholar Emmanuel Nwosu

Emmanuel Nwosu 

Postdoctoral Research Fellow   

University of Cape Town, South Africa  

Supervisor: Dr Nynke Groenewold and Dr Jonathan Ipser  

Project: Early brain developmental changes in children born to mothers with antenatal depression in high- and low-income settings 

Photo of WIN Global Scholar Delfina Lahitou

Delfina Lahitou 

PhD Student 

Institute of Neurosciences (INEU) FLENI-CONICET 

Supervisor: Mariana Castro 

Project: Impact of childhood adversity on emotional regulation in patients with schizophrenia 

Photo of WIN Global Scholar Sapna Mishra

Sapna Mishra 

PhD Candidate 

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi 

Supervisor: Dr. Tapan Kumar Gandhi 

Project: Understanding the effects of COVID-19 on the human brain: a multi-sequence magnetic resonance imaging-based study in India. 

Photo of WIN Global Scholar Fernanda de Moraes

Fernanda de Moraes 


Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro 

Supervisor: Dr. Bruno Mota 

Project: Connecting theoretical models to brain structure: a physical study of cortical gyrification 

Photo of WIN Global Scholar Rabeet Tariq

Rabeet Tariq 

Research Associate (Neurosurgery) 

Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan. 

Supervisor: Prof. Syed Ather Enam 

Project: Mapping and preserving executive functions of brain tumor patients.  

WIN Global Scholars 2022/23

One of the WIN Global Scholars, Eberechi Wogu

Eberechi Wogu

Postdoctoral Researcher

University of Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria.

Supervisor: Emeka Osunwoke

One of the photos of the WIN Global Scholars, Kamila Souza

Kamilla Avelino de Souza

PhD Student

Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, RJ –Brazil.

Supervisor: Bruno Mota

One of the WIN Global Scholars, Leila Noorbala

Leila Noorbala

PhD Student

Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran

Supervisor: Ali Ghazizadeh

Photo of one the Win global scholar - Maëva Michon

Maëva Michon

Postdoctoral Researcher

Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile

Supervisor: Francisco Aboitiz, Ph.D

One of the WIN Global Scholars, Priyanka Gupta

Priyanka Gupta

PhD Student

Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India

Supervisor: Sridharan Devarajan

Photo of one of the WIN Global Scholars - Theo Marins

Theo Ferreira Marins

Postdoctoral Researcher

D ́Or Institute for Research and Education (IDOR), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Supervisor: Fernanda Tovar Moll


WIN Global Scholars 2021/22

Photo of one of the WIN global scholars - Angeles Tepper

Ángeles Tepper 

PhD student 

Pontifical Catholic University of Chile, Santiago, Chile 

Supervisor: Nicolás Crossley 

WINGS mentor: Rezvan Farahibozorg 

Project: Functional connectivity in patients with psychosis 

Photo of one of the WIN Global scholars, Gustavo Solcia

Gustavo Solcia

PhD student 

São Carlos Institute of Physics, University of São Paulo, São Carlos, Brazil 

Supervisor: Fernando Fernandes Paiva 

WINGS mentor: Yuriko Suzuki 

Project: Computational fluid dynamics using MRI data to study the hemodynamics of brain arteries 

Photo of one of the WIN Global scholars, Koustav Chatterjee

Koustav Chatterjee   

PhD student (registered at University of Calcutta, Kolkata, India)  

Working at Institute of Neurosciences Kolkata, Kolkata, India 

Supervisor: Dr Hrishikesh Kumar  

WINGS mentor: Prof Kia Nobre  

Project: Gait, cognition and neural correlates in movement disorder patients 


Photo of one of the WIN Global scholars, Michael Dada

Michael Oluwaseun Dada  

Postdoctoral researcher 

Department of Physics, Federal University of Technology, Minna, Nigeria 

Supervisor: Prof. Bamidele Omotayo Awojoyogbe 

WINGS mentor: Mohamed Tachrount 

Project: Computational magnetic resonance imaging methods 

Photo of one of the WIN Global scholars, Sakshi Shurkla

Sakshi Shukla 

PhD student 

Department of Biosciences and Bioengineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, India. 

Supervisor: Dr. Nivethida Thirugnanasambandam

WINGS mentor: Johannes Klein and Nicole Eichert

Project: Predicting Levodopa Induced Dyskinesias using Neuroimaging, Clinical and Behavioural Characteristics 

WIN Global Scholars 2020


One of the WIN Global Scholars, Mariana Rodrigues

Mariana Athaniel Silva Rodrigues 

PhD student 

Albert Einstein School of Health Sciences, São Paulo, Brazil 

Supervisor: Edson Amaro Jr 

Project: Multimodal brain MRI to study brain alterations in a population of Brazilian elderly 

Photo of one of the WIN global scholars, Andre Monteiro

André Monteiro Paschoal  

Postdoctoral researcher 

Institute of Radiology – HCFMUSP, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil. 

Supervisors: Maria Concepcion Garcia Otaduy and Claudia Leite 

Project: Developing novel methods for perfusion imaging with ASL