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Qualifications

  • PhD, University of Western Australia, 21/05/2001
  • Master of Psychology (Clinical), University of Western Australia, 21/05/2001
  • Bachelor of Science, University of Western Australia, 21/03/1995
  • Bachelor of Psychology (Honours), University of Western Australia, 07/12/1995

Research

Research keywords

  • Neuropsychiatry
  • Schizophrenia

Research expertise

  • Psychology
  • Clinical Sciences

Fields of Research

CodeDescriptionPercentage
170100Psychology65
170299Cognitive Science Not Elsewhere Classified25
110300Clinical Sciences10

Memberships

Body relevant to professional practice.

  • Member - Australian Psychological Society
  • Associate Member - College of Clinical Psychologists APS
  • Registered Member - NSW Psychologists Registration Board

Committee/Associations (relevant to research).

  • Member - Australasian Psychophysiology Society
  • Member - Australisian Society for Psychiatry Research

Awards

Distinction.

2001Distinction to PhD Thesis
University of Western Australia (Australia)
Awarded to PhD thesis signifying that the markers considered the work to be within the top 5% of theses that they have read.

Recognition.

1990Dux
Cockburn Domestic Council (Australia)
1991 Cockburn Domestic Council Dux Award.
1990UWA Convocation Medal
UWA (Australia)
1990 UWA Convocation Medal, Faculty of Science.

Research Award.

1999Best Debut Oral Presentation
Australasian Schizophrenia Conference (Australia)
1999 Best Debut Oral Presentation (Australasian Schizophrenia Conference)
1997Best Debut Oral Presentation Award
Australasian Society for Psychiatric Research (Australia)
Best Debut Oral Presentation Award (Australasian Society for Psychiatric Research)

Teaching

Teaching keywords

  • Biological Psychology
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Perception
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Grants and Funding

Summary

Number of grants30
Total funding$3,080,972

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2015 (1 grants)

The impact of faulty relevance filtering in schizophrenia.$298,537
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Doctor Juanita Todd, Professor Erich Schroger, Professor Scott Brown, Professor Ulli Schall, Emeritus Professor Patricia Michie
SchemeRole
Project GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$298,53720152018
GNo:G1400035

2014 (3 grants)

Mapping whole-brain metabolic networks$25,000
Funding Body: Hunter Medical Research Institute

Project Team
Doctor Renate Thienel, Associate Professor Frini Karayanidis, Doctor Juanita Todd, Associate Professor Peter Stanwell, Professor Mark Parsons, Conjoint Professor Chris Levi
SchemeRole
Project GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$25,00020142014
GNo:G1301285

Tracking Change: Why faster processing of sound is better$10,000
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Doctor Juanita Todd, Professor Ulli Schall
SchemeRole
Near Miss GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$10,00020142014
GNo:G1301391

Faculty PVC Conference Assistance Grant 2014$2,000
Funding Body: University of Newcastle - Faculty of Science & IT

Project Team
Doctor Juanita Todd
SchemeRole
PVC Conference Assistance GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$2,00020142014
GNo:G1401237

2013 (2 grants)

Identifying the pathways to better detection of temporal cues in sound$50,000
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Doctor Juanita Todd, Professor Ulli Schall, Emeritus Professor Patricia Michie
SchemeRole
Near Miss GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$50,00020132013
GNo:G1300454

Faculty PVC Conference Assistance Grant 2013$2,000
Funding Body: University of Newcastle - Faculty of Science & IT

Project Team
Doctor Juanita Todd
SchemeRole
PVC Conference Assistance GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$2,00020132013
GNo:G1401178

2012 (4 grants)

The effects of maternal infection on glutamate-related behavioural, electrophysiological and neuropathological measures relevant to schizophrenia$523,417
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Emeritus Professor Patricia Michie, Professor Deborah Hodgson, Dr Katerina Zavitsanou, Professor Ulli Schall, Doctor Juanita Todd
SchemeRole
Project GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$523,41720122014
GNo:G1100256

2011 Emerging Research Leaders Program $15,000
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Doctor Juanita Todd
SchemeRole
Emerging Research Leaders ProgramChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$15,00020122012
GNo:G1200115

Identifying the pathways to better detection of temporal cues in sound.$9,850
Funding Body: University of Newcastle - Faculty of Science & IT

Project Team
Doctor Juanita Todd
SchemeRole
Strategic Initiative Research Fund (SIRF)Chief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$9,85020122012
GNo:G1401031

2011 Awards for Research Excellence - Shared Account$4,000
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Professor Mike Calford, Professor Mark Parsons, Doctor Juanita Todd, Doctor Robert Imre, Doctor Michael Ondaatje, Conjoint Professor Dmitri Kavetski
SchemeRole
Award for Research ExcellenceInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$4,00020122012
GNo:G1200056

2011 (3 grants)

Impaired anticipation of sensory events in schizophrenia$300,032
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Doctor Juanita Todd, Professor Ulli Schall, Emeritus Professor Patricia Michie, Associate Professor Philip Ward
SchemeRole
Project GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$300,03220112012
GNo:G1000244

Salience and the pharmacology of the mismatch negativity (MMN) system$9,300
Funding Body: Monash University

Project Team
Doctor Juanita Todd, Doctor Renate Thienel, Professor Ulli Schall, Professor Pradeep Nathan
SchemeRole
Research GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$9,30020112011
GNo:G1100270

Salience and the pharmacology of the mismatch negativity (MMN) system$7,500
Funding Body: Schizophrenia Research Institute

Project Team
Doctor Juanita Todd, Doctor Renate Thienel, Professor Ulli Schall, Professor Pradeep Nathan
SchemeRole
Research GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$7,50020112011
GNo:G1000865

2010 (1 grants)

Examining the effects of Nicotine on Working memory and Eye movements in Schizophrenia$15,000
Funding Body: Hunter Medical Research Institute

Project Team
Doctor Juanita Todd, Professor Amanda Baker
SchemeRole
Sparke Helmore/NBN Television Corporate Triathlon Award for Research ExcellenceInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$15,00020102010
GNo:G1200710

2009 (3 grants)

Neurocognitive correlates of transition from ultra-high risk mental state to schizophrenia$1,505,750
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Professor Ulli Schall, Emeritus Professor Patricia Michie, Associate Professor Helen Stain, Associate Professor Philip Ward, Associate Professor Robyn Langdon, Doctor Juanita Todd
SchemeRole
Project GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$1,505,75020092013
GNo:G0188887

LDX analyser (fingerprick unit) x4, piCo Smokerlyzer (Carboxymeter)x4, Universal cardboard disposable mouthpieces for piCo smokerlyzer x4 and Universal d pieces for piCo Smokerlyzer x4$20,775
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Professor Amanda Baker, Doctor Frances Kay-Lambkin, Doctor Alyna Turner, Doctor Juanita Todd, Professor Robin Callister, Ms Sally Hunt, Professor Brian Kelly, Professor John Attia, Associate Professor Jennifer Bowman, Doctor Paula Wye
SchemeRole
Equipment GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$20,77520092009
GNo:G0189849

Shared mass storage device and backup media$16,800
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Doctor Juanita Todd, Doctor Bill Budd, Associate Professor Frini Karayanidis, Doctor Janette Smith, Mr David McKenzie, Emeritus Professor Patricia Michie, Professor Ulli Schall, Associate Professor Frans Henskens, Conjoint Professor Vaughan Carr
SchemeRole
Equipment GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$16,80020092009
GNo:G0189847

2008 (3 grants)

Effects of nicotine on cognitive function in schizophrenia$24,165
Funding Body: Schizophrenia Research Institute

Project Team
Doctor Juanita Todd, Professor Amanda Baker
SchemeRole
Postgraduate Research ScholarshipChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$24,16520082008
GNo:G0188534

Brain electrical source analysis software (BESA)$11,000
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Emeritus Professor Patricia Michie, Doctor Bill Budd, Associate Professor Frini Karayanidis, Doctor Juanita Todd, Doctor Janette Smith, Mr David McKenzie, Conjoint Associate Professor Mick Hunter
SchemeRole
Equipment GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$11,00020082008
GNo:G0188542

Human Brain Mapping, Melbourne Convention Centre, 15/6/2008 - 19/6/2008$1,000
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Doctor Juanita Todd
SchemeRole
Travel GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$1,00020082008
GNo:G0189250

2007 (1 grants)

Timing deficits in sound processing in older adults$9,227
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Doctor Juanita Todd
SchemeRole
Early Career Researcher GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$9,22720072007
GNo:G0187283

2004 (1 grants)

The Neural Basis of Auditory Processing Deficits in Schizophrenia$168,173
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Doctor Juanita Todd
SchemeRole
Postdoctoral Research FellowshipChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$168,17320042006
GNo:G0184062

2003 (6 grants)

Testing the hypothesis of abnormal lateralisation in schizophrenia.$10,473
Funding Body: Neuroscience Institute of Schizophrenia and Allied Disorders

Project Team
Doctor Juanita Todd
SchemeRole
Postgraduate Research ScholarshipChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$10,47320032005
GNo:G0182906

Integrity of auditory temporal processing in the ascending auditory system.$10,000
Funding Body: Hunter Medical Research Institute

Project Team
Doctor Bill Budd, Emeritus Professor Patricia Michie, Doctor Juanita Todd, Professor Ulli Schall
SchemeRole
Research GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$10,00020032003
GNo:G0182631

Stroud Rodeo Donation 2003 for Mental Health Research$6,500
Funding Body: Hunter Medical Research Institute

Project Team
Professor Ulli Schall, Doctor Juanita Todd
SchemeRole
Equipment/Infrastructure Stroud RodeoInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$6,50020032003
GNo:G0182940

The contribution of contextual processing problems to reduced mismatch negativity (MMN) amplitude in schizophrenia$6,473
Funding Body: Neuroscience Institute of Schizophrenia and Allied Disorders

Project Team
Doctor Juanita Todd
SchemeRole
Postgraduate Research ScholarshipChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$6,47320032005
GNo:G0182905

Third International Workshop on Mismatch Negativity and Auditory Functions and Dysfunctions, Lyon, France 15-17 May 2003$2,400
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Doctor Juanita Todd
SchemeRole
Travel GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$2,40020032003
GNo:G0183033

Small grant NHMRC Neuroimaging Consortium (Equipment Grant)$2,000
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Professor Ulli Schall, Emeritus Professor Patricia Michie, Doctor Juanita Todd, Mr Patrick Johnston
SchemeRole
Network for Brain Research - Neuroimaging ConsortiumInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$2,00020032003
GNo:G0183619

2002 (2 grants)

Analysis of speech versus non-speech sound representation in the healthy brain$8,000
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Doctor Juanita Todd
SchemeRole
Early Career Researcher GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$8,00020022002
GNo:G0181847

Neuroscan hardware lock or dongle for SCAN analysis software system$6,600
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Emeritus Professor Patricia Michie, Associate Professor Frini Karayanidis, Professor Ulli Schall, Doctor Juanita Todd
SchemeRole
Equipment GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$6,60020022002
GNo:G0181921
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Research Supervision

Number of current supervisions9
Total current UoN PhD EFTSL5.15

For supervisions undertaken at an institution other that the University of Newcastle, the institution name is listed below the program name.

Current Supervision

CommencedProposed
Completion
ProgramSupervisor TypeResearch Title
20152019PhD (Clinical Psychology)Principal SupervisorMismatch Negativity (MMN) in Predictive Modelling: The Implications of a Primacy Bias for Processing the Auditory Environment
20152018PhD (Occupational Therapy)Co-SupervisorPreliminary Investigation of Sensory Features and Early Signs of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) in Pre-Term Infants in the First Year of Life
20152018PhD (Clinical Psychology)Principal SupervisorFunctional Asymmetry in Auditory Processing
20142018PhD (Psychology - Science)Principal SupervisorCognition in Schizophrenia and Aging: A Cognitive Model Analysis of the Underlying Mechanisms of Cognitive Deficits
20142018PhD (Clinical Psychology)Principal SupervisorMechanisms of Mismatch Negativity Primacy Bias
20142018PhD (Psychology - Science)Principal SupervisorPrimacy Effects in Mismatch Negativity: An Order-Driven Phenomenon of Auditory Processing
20122016PhD (Psychology - Science)Principal SupervisorThe Primacy Effect in MMN
20102014PhD (Psychiatry)Co-SupervisorCigarette Smoking and Psychosis: An Examination of Motivations and Cognitive Factors
20072008 Psychology
University of Newcastle
Principal SupervisorSmoking in Schizophrenia:mpact of Nicotine on Cognitive Function and Relationship to Self-reported Motives for Smoking

Past Supervision

YearProgramSupervisor TypeResearch Title
2009PhD (Psychology - Science)Co-SupervisorAuditory Information Processing in Schizophrenia: Electrophysiological and Behavioural Evidence for a Pervasive Temporal Processing Impairment
2009PhD (Psychology - Science)Co-SupervisorAge Effects on Auditory Sensory Memory: A Cognitive Neuroscience Perspective
2005M Psychology (Clinical) [R]Principal SupervisorAuditory Sensory Memory in the Young, the Aged and Individuals with Memory Impairment: Mismatch Negativity and Neuropsychological Assessment
2005M Psychology (Clinical) [R]Co-SupervisorDeficient Cognitive Inhibitory Functioning as a Risk Factor for Schizophrenia. An Investigation of Family Members of People with Schizophrenia, and University Students with Schizotypal Personality Traits
2004Honours Psychology
University of Newcastle
Sole SupervisorA right ear advantage for processing time cues in sound.
2003Honours Psychology
University of Newcastle
Sole SupervisorAuditory sensory memory and the aging brain: a mismatch negativity study.
2002Honours Psychology
University of Newcastle
Sole SupervisorDuration, Frequency and Intensiry Mismatch Negativity in Schizophrenia
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Dr Juanita Todd

Work Phone(02) 4921 5977
Fax(02) 4921 6980
Email
PositionSenior Lecturer
School of Psychology
Faculty of Science and Information Technology
The University of Newcastle, Australia
Focus AreaPsychology
Office
W134,
Behavioural Sciences,
Callaghan
University Drive
Callaghan NSW 2308
Australia
URL:www.newcastle.edu.au/profile/juanita-todd
Linkhttp://www.newcastle.edu.au/school/psychology/our_staff/todd_juanita.html