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Fernando Cendes is Full Professor of Neurology at the Department of Neurology, State University of Campinas (UNICAMP), Brazil, and serves as the Coordinator of the Epilepsy Surgery Program, Department of Neurology. He is board certified in Neurology, in Clinical Neurophysiology and in Diagnostic Neuroradiology. Dr. Cendes is a former EEG (1989) and Epilepsy Fellow (1991-1997) at the Montreal Neurological Institute, and received his PhD degree in Neuroscience at McGill University in 1996. He is past Chair of Diagnostic Methods Commission of the ILAE and a member of the Editorial board of several journals including Neurology, Epilepsia, Epilepsy Research and Epilepsy and Behavior. His research and publications are focused in Epilepsy and Neuroimaging. 

  • Full Professor at University of Campinas - Neuroimaging Lab. (1997 - actual)

  • CEPID BRAINN (Brazilian Institute of Neuroscience and Neurotechnology) and Neuroimaging Lab. Director


Doctorate Degree (PhD) (1993 - 1997): Neuroscience, at Mcgill University Department Of Neurology And Neurosurgery, MCGILL, Canadá. Year of degree: 1997. 
Advisor: Douglas L Arnold. 
Grantee of: Savoy Foundation ,SAVOY-MONTREAL ,Canadá .


Specialization in Epileptologia - Post Doctoral Research Fellowship (1991-1996)
Montreal Neurological Institute And Hospital Mcgill University, MNIH, Canadá. 
Grantee of: Medical Research Council Canada Savoy ,MRCC / SAVOY ,Canadá .


Postdoctorate. Montreal Neurological Institute Mcgill University Dr F Andermann, MNI, Canadá (1991 - 1997)
Grantee of: M N I And Savoy ,MNI-SAVOY ,Canadá . 
Major Area: Health Sciences. 


Graduation in Medicin (1980 - 1985)
Universidade Federal de Goiás, UFG, Brasil.

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