Barbara Cassone

cassoneBarbara Cassone is a PhD student in Psychology, Linguistics and Cognitive Neuroscience, under the supervision of Prof. Marco Tettamanti.

She graduated in Cognitive Neuroscience at CIMeC, University of Trento, discussing an experimental thesis about the neural substrates of the subliminal processing of concrete and abstract concepts. She then worked for two years as a research assistant at CIMeC, under the supervision of Prof. Jorge Jovicich, focusing on the analysis of functional magnetic resonance data in healthy subjects and patients with glioma.

Her PhD research aims at investigating the nature of semantic representations and the neural mechanisms devoted to the processing of concrete and figurative sentences, by using neuroimaging techniques.

Upcoming Events

March 12, 2024
  • BIL Seminar: Desiré Carioti March 12, 2024 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

    'The PLQ Interview: a new instrument to assess language use and experience of minority language children and their impact on reading skills'

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May 7, 2024
  • BIL Seminar: Stavroula Stavrakaki May 7, 2024 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

    'Cognitive vs. linguistic training in children with Developmental Language Disorder: Exploring their effectiveness on verbal short-term memory, verbal working memory and linguistic abilities'

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