Nienke Bouw studied Social Studies and worked with children with autism spectrum disorder. She completed the research master’s programme ‘Developmental Psychopathology in Education and Child Studies’ with honors. As part of this programme she completed a clinical internship at the Ambulatorium (Neurospreekuur). Besides her studies she worked as a nurse with people with a intellectual disabilities and as a research assistant on various research projects. After her master Nienke worked as Junior researcher, and since January 2017 she started her PhD research at the TRIXY study: a study on the neurodevelopmental risks in young children with an extra X or Y chromosome.
Aim of the TRIXY study is understanding risk for psychopathology by focusing on social adaptation and underlying mechanisms in terms of self-regulation with a strong neuroscience approach involving biomarkers (eyetracking and heart rate / skin conductance) and neurocognition.
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Prof. Dr. J.T. Swaab
Dr. S. van Rijn
CV Nienke Bouw (ENG, PDF)
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