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Fabio Bernardoni

Scientific Education

November 2005 – July 2010
PhD in Theoretical Physics at the Universidad de Valencia and Instituto de Fisica Corpuscular

Sep 2000 - July 2005
Master in Physics at the Universita degli Studi di Milano

Professional Experience

July 2010 – September 2013
Postdoc at Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron (DESY), Zeuthen, Germany

Other Scientific Activities, Honors, Awards

2006-2010 FPU Grant from spanish Ministry for Education and Science

2009 Grant for short research stay at KEK, Tsukuba, Japan

2008 Grant for short research stay at DESY, Zeuthen, Germany

2007 Grant for short research stay at Institute for Nuclear Theory (INT), Seattle, USA

Selected Publications

Walton E, Hass J, Liu J, Roffman J, Bernardoni F, Roessner V, Kirsch M, Schackert G, Calhoun V, Ehrlich S. Correspondence of DNA methylation between blood and brain tissue and its application to schizophrenia research. Schizophrenia Bull. 2016 Mar;42(2):406-14.

Boehm I, Geisler D, Tam F, King JA, Ritschel F, Seidel M, Bernardoni F, Murr J, Goschke T, Calhoun VD, Roessner V, Ehrlich S. Partially restored resting-state functional connectivity in women recovered from anorexia nervosa. J Psychiatry Neurosci. 2016 Apr;41(3):150259.

Seidel M, Petermann J, Diestel S, Ritschel F, Boehm I, King JA, Geisler D, Bernardoni F, Roessner V, Goschke T, Ehrlich S. A Naturalistic Examination of Negative Affect and Disease-related Rumination in Anorexia Nervosa. Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 2016 Nov;25(11):1207-1216.

Bernardoni F, King JA, Geisler D, Stein E, Jaite C, Naetsch D, Tam FI, Boehm I, Seidel M, Roessner V, Ehrlich S. Weight restoration therapy rapidly reverses cortical thinning in anorexia nervosa: A longitudinal study. Neuroimage. 2016 Apr 15;130:214-22.

Pfuhl G, King JA, Geisler D, Roschinski B, Ritschel F, Seidel M, Bernardoni F, Müller DK, White T, Roessner V, Ehrlich S. Preserved white matter microstructure in young patients with anorexia nervosa? Hum Brain Mapp. 2016 Jul 12. 2016 Nov;37(11):4069-4083.

King JA, Geisler D, Bernardoni F, Ritschel F, Boehm I, Seidel M, Mennigen E, Ripke S, Smolka MN, Roessner V, Ehrlich S. Altered Neural Efficiency of Decision Making During Temporal Reward Discounting in Anorexia Nervosa. J Am Acad Child Psy. 2016 Nov;55(11):972-979.

Geisler D, Ritschel F, King JA, Bernardoni F, Seidel M, Boehm I, Runge F, Goschke T, Roessner V, Smolka MN, Ehrlich S. Increased anterior cingulate cortex response precedes behavioural adaptation in anorexia nervosa. Sci Rep. 2017 Feb 13;7:42066.

Contact Information

University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus
Division of Psychological and Social Medicine and Developmental Neurosciences
Technische Universität Dresden
Fetscherstraße 74, 01307 Dresden
E-Mail: fabio.bernardoni(at)