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Name: Nadia Gonzalez Dominguez 

Email: nadia.gonzalez@mail.mcgill.ca

Position: Intern

Biography:

Nadia joined DEPRESSD as an intern in April 2022. They received a Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering from the Monterrey Institute of Technology and Superior Studies (ITESM) in 2018 in Guadalajara, Mexico, and is currently studying a Master of Science in Public Health at McGill University. Nadia started their research experience in the field of neuroscience and data analysis in the Neurophysiology Lab at the University of Guadalajara’s department of Cellular and Molecular Biology. They then worked for two years in the medical device manufacturing industry before starting their graduate studies. Their interests include epidemiological studies of mental health, social epidemiology, and public health policy.

Awards:

- Graduate Excellence Award. McGill University, 2021.

- CONACYT-FUNED Scholarship Fellow. National Commission for Science and Technology, 2021.

- Academic Excellence Award. Monterrey Institute of Technology and Superior Studies, Guadalajara campus, 2014.

 

Publications:

- Núñez-Ochoa, M.A., Chiprés-Tinajero, G.A., González-Domínguez, N.P. et al. Causal relationship of CA3 back-projection to the dentate gyrus and its role in CA1 fast ripple generation. BMC Neurosci 22, 37 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12868-021- 00641-4.