Dr Govinda Poudel - Mary MacKillop Institute for Health Research (Faculty of Health Sciences)

Fully accredited supervisor - Can supervise as principal supervisor


Govinda Poudel is a Senior Research Fellow based at the Mary MacKillop Institute for Health Research, ACU. His research is highly interdisciplinary and focuses on the 1) Development of neuroimaging (MRI) based predictors of cognitive decline in neurodegenerative diseases, (2) Development of novel neural biomarkers of alertness failures (e.g., due to microsleeps, attention lapses), and 3) Computational modelling of neural systems and architecture using network models. Prior to joining MMIHR, Govinda worked at the University of Sydney, Monash University, and New Zealand Brain Research Institute. He holds PhD from the University of Otago, NZ and BE (First Class Honours) from UTS, Sydney. Govinda serves on the editorial board of journal SLEEP (www.journalsleep.org), which is published by Oxford Academic.


Phone :+61 (03)92308368 (Melbourne)
Email :govinda.poudel@acu.edu.au
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Research Interests

Neurodegeneration, Sleep, Fatigue, Neuroimaging ;

Methods Expertise

Graph networks, fMRI and EEG, Computational models ;

Research Projects

Selected Publications