MICKAEL EHRMINGER

Student in Cognitive Science

Please feel free to contact me by email, if you are interested in my profile. I provide individual or group tutoring and classes in cognitive psychology, as well as research advising to students in psychology and cognitive science.

  • Mickael Ehrminger
  • August 5, 1990
  • ehrmingerm@icloud.com
  • www.mickaelehrminger.fr
  • French version to come

Experience

  • Research assistant2015 - 2016

    INSERM & Brain and Spine Institute

    Cognitive endophenotypes of stereotyped behaviors in patients with Gilles de la Tourette's syndrome and comorbid Obsessive Compulsive Disorders. With Dr. Yulia Worbe.

  • Research assistant2014 - 2015

    INSERM & Brain and Spine Institute

    Neuromelanin-sensitive MRI and clinical characterization of idiopathic REM sleep behavior disorder. Sleep phenotype in LRRK2 mutation carriers. With Prof. Isabelle Arnulf & Dr. Smaranda Leu-Semenescu.

  • Research assistantFall 2014

    INSERM & Brain and Spine Institute

    Self recogntion in patients with Huntington's disease. With Dr. Iris Trinkler.

  • Research assistant2013-2014

    CNRS & Laboratory of Neurophysics and Physiology

    Role of the cerebellar dentate nucleus in sensorimotor learning in songbirds. With Dr. Arthur Leblois.

  • Neuropsychology intern2013-2014

    AP-HP & Avicenne Hospital

    Clinical training in a neurodegenerative diseases unit. With Mr. Didier Maillet.

Education

  • ENS Diploma2013 - 2016

    Ecole Normale Supérieure

    Diploma of the Ecole Normale Supérieure, scientific stream.

  • M.Sc. in Cognitive Science2015 - 2016

    Ecole Normale Supérieure & Université Paris Descartes

    Second year of the Cogmaster graduate program.

  • International exchangeSpring 2015

    Columbia University in the city of New York

    Graduate exchange program in the Psychology department.

  • Maitrise in Cognitive Science2013-2014

    Ecole Normale Supérieure & Université Paris Descartes

    First year of the Cogmaster graduate program, major in cognitive psychology and neuroscience.

  • B.A. in Psychology2010-2013

    Université Paris Descartes

    Undergraduate education in psychology, major in cognitive psychology and neuropsychology.

Research skills

  • Statistical analyses (SPSS, R)
  • Neuropsychological assessment
  • Scientific writing
  • MRI & EEG analyses (FreeSurfer, SPM)
  • Experimental programming (Python, Matlab)

Languages

  • French, mother tongue
  • German, second mother tongue
  • English, fluent (TOEFL: 115)
  • Italian, high school level

Grants

  • Scholarship for academic excellence, 4000 €
  • ENS mobility grant, 1050 €
  • SFRMS grant, 400 €

Research interests

  • Basal ganglia & Cerebellum
  • Executive functions & Inhibition
  • Emotion-Cognition interactions
  • Movemnt disorders
  • Tourette's syndrome & OCD
  • Neuropsychology & Psychiatry

Teaching

  • TalENS - PESU Association2015 - 2016

    Ecole Normale Supérieure

    "Understanding the human brain: an introduction to cognitive neuroscience"

    Extension of the neuroscience program to 11th-graders, creation and supervision of the new curriculum

    Teaching: 20 hours, ten 12th-graders and ten 11th-graders.

  • Campus TalENS - PESU AssociationSummer 2015

    Ecole Normale Supérieure

    Intensive scientific tutoring for low-income high-schoolers. Topic: introduction to human genetics.

  • TalENS - PESU Association2014 - 2015

    Ecole Normale Supérieure

    "Understanding the human brain: an introduction to cognitive neuroscience"

    Creation, coordination of the program, supervision and management of 5 tutors

    Teaching: 20 hours, ten 12th-graders.

  • Campus TalENS - PESU AssociationSummer 2014

    Ecole Normale Supérieure

    Intensive scientific tutoring for low-income high-schoolers. Topic: introduction to human genetics.

  • TalENS - PESU Association2013-2014

    Ecole Normale Supérieure

    "Genetic determinism: are we the mere product of our genes?"

    Teaching: 20 hours, ten 11th-graders.

Congress communications

  • Non motor symptoms in Parkinson's diseaseDec 2014

    Nice, France

    Sleep phenotype in LRRK2 mutation carriers: can RBD be used as a marker of neurodegeneration?

    Ehrminger, M, Leu-Semenescu, S, Cormier, F, Vidailhet, M, Corvol, JC, Brice, A, Arnulf, I

  • Congrès du SommeilNov 2014

    Lille, France

    Le trouble comportemental en sommeil paradoxal est-il un marqueur pré-symptomatique chez les sujets mutés LRRK2?

    Ehrminger, M, Leu-Semenescu, S, Cormier, F, Vidailhet, M, Corvol, JC, Brice, A, Arnulf, I.

    Signature en IRM multimodale du trouble comportemental en sommeil paradoxal idiopathique

    Ehrminger, M, Latimier, A, Garcia-Lorenzo, D, Leu-Semenescu, S, Vidailhet, M, Lehéricy, S, Arnulf, I

Scientific articles

  • Sleep phenotype in LRRK2 mutation carriersunder review

    Journal of Movement Disorders

    PDF to come

    Ehrminger, M, Leu-Semenescu, S, Cormier, F, Vidailhet, M, Corvol, JC, Brice, A, Arnulf, I

  • Loss of neurolemanin signal in the locus coeruleus-subcoeruleus complex in idiopathic REM sleep behavior disorderin prep

    Journal to come

    PDF to come

    Ehrminger, M, Latimier, A, Garcia-Lorenzo, D, Leu-Semenescu, S, Vidailhet, M, Lehéricy, S, Arnulf, I

Academic work

  • Emotional processing in the subthalamic nucleus: insights from neurology and psychiatryMay 2015

    Editorial paper

    In preparation

    Supervised by Prof. Dean Mobbs.

  • PANDAS and Tourette's syndrome: do similar symptoms necessarily involve common mechanisms?May 2015

    Editorial paper

    In preparation

    Supervised by Dr. Katherine Nautiyal.

  • Role of the cerebellar dentate nucleus in song learning and production in songbird: a model to study sensorimotor learning of speech in human infantMay 2014

    Master 1 thesis [PDF]

    Highest honors

    Supervised by Dr. Arthur Leblois.

  • Effect of emotional cues on working memory in healthy elderly peopleMay 2013

    Bachelor thesis

    Highest honors

    Supervised by Prof. Anne-Marie Ergis

Contact info

  • Currently in: New York City, USA
  • Email: ehrmingerm@icloud.com
  • Don't hesitate to contact me for collaborations!

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