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Mandy  Hu

Mandy Xian Hu completed her bachelor in Psychobiology and her master in Neuroscience at the University of Amsterdam. She also studied Science Communication at the Vrije Universiteit of Amsterdam. In addition, She conducted research at Université Paris Sud, France, and the University of Otago, New Zealand. 

She is currently investigating the role of the autonomic nervous system in the link between stress, poor mental health and cardiovascular disease. In addition, she will be examining the effect of antidepressant and running treatments on autonomic function. This study is conducted at the Department of Psychiatry and EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam.