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educator , neuroscientist

Yvonne Rothemund, German neuroscientist, educator. Achievements include research in Penfield's Homunculus representation of the genitalia; research in the first functional magnetic resonance imaging study of obese individuals. Member of Society Neurosci. (associate).

Background

Rothemund, Yvonne was born on June 1, 1971 in Zehdenick, German Democratic Republic. Daughter of Wolfgang Dieter and Ina Frieda Hedwig Rothemund.

Education

Diploma in Psychology, Humboldt University, Berlin, 1998. Doctor of Philosophy, University Heidelberg, Germany, 2002.

Career

Visiting research scholar Vanderbilt University, Nashville, 2000—2001, research associate, 2003. Assistant professor Charité University Medicine, Berlin, since 2004.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in Penfield's Homunculus representation of the genitalia. Research in the first functional magnetic resonance imaging study of obese individuals.

Membership

Member of Society Neurosci. (associate).

Connections

Life partner Barbara Costaz.

father:
Wolfgang Dieter

mother:
Ina Frieda Hedwig Rothemund