Nadine Rouleaux is a junior researcher who joined the newly established Institute of Data Science at Maastricht University since July 2017. She will be involved in research and managing / organizational activities, as well as contributing to building of the Institute of Data Science and the data science community in general.
She completed her Research Master in Cognitive and Clinical Neurosciences, specialization in Fundamental Neuroscience, Cum Laude in 2015 at Maastricht University. She pursued her Master internship in the Alzheimer research team of the Philip Haydon lab at Tufts University, Boston. Her project focused on P2Y6 receptor-mediated clearance of amyloid beta from the brain to cerebrospinal fluid, and its possibilities for treatment of Alzheimer’s disease. In addition, she is a member of the Board of the Dutch Alzheimer Foundation in Amsterdam.
At the Institute of Data Science she will combine her extensive knowledge in neuroscience with data science and machine learning to accelerate scientific knowledge discoveries and advance human (brain) health.