Miranka Wirth
Brain resilience
Dr. Miranka Wirth, Dipl. Psych.
Group Leader
Tatzberg 41
01307 Dresden

 +49 351 210 463-601

Curriculum Vitae

2017Habilitation in Psychology, Humboldt Universität zu Berlin, Berlin, Germany
2007Ph.D. in Neuroscience, Universität Bern, Bern, Switzerland
2003Masters (Diploma) in Psychology, Humboldt Universität zu Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Major previous appointments
since 2019Research group leader, DZNE Dresden

Senior research scientist, Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin (with Prof. Agnes Flöel)


Visiting research scientist, INSERM, Caen (with Prof. Gaël Chételat)

2011-2013Postdoctoral fellow, University of California, Berkeley (with Prof. William Jagust)

Research scientist, University of Bern (with Prof. Thomas Dierks)

Activities in the Scientific Community / Professional Memberships
2015Organisation of the Featured Research Session. Neural correlates of modifiable risk factors for Alzheimer’s disease: from animal research to intervention trials. Alzheimer's Association International Conference, Washington
since 2012Member of the Alzheimer's Association International Society to Advance Alzheimer's Research and Treatment (ISTAART)
 Ad hoc reviewer for e. g. NeuroImage, Journal of Neuroscience, Neurobiology of Aging, Alzheimer’s & Dementia, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS)
Honors and Awards
2015Alzheimer's Association International Conference Travel Scholarship Award
2012Alzheimer’s Association Award for Excellence in Alzheimer’s Research
2011-2013Advanced Postdoctoral Fellowship from the Swiss National Foundation
1998-2002Scholar of the German Academic Scholarship Foundation (German: Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes)


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