Maj-Brit Åström

Maj-Brit Åström

Research assistant

Primary fields of research

Attentional functions in children with ADHD - Cognitiv testing of attention (especially Theory of Visual Attention, TVA -based testing) and biomarkers (especially Brain Derived Neurotrophic Factor, BDNF)

Current research

Phd project dealing with the cognitive profile of children with ADHD and association between ADHD and biomarkers. Special focus on visual attention and Brain Derived Neurotrophic Factor (BDNF) and cortisol. 

Fields of interest

ADHD - Cognitive testing - biomarkers - The influence of exercise on brain function.

ID: 107182732