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Leonardo Restivo

Cognitive Scientist | Mouse Behavioral Neuroscientist

About Me

I am a passionate cognitive scientist and mouse behavioral neuroscientist with expertise in experiment design and data analysis. I am dedicated to advancing our understanding of the mind and behavior through research and analysis.


Head of Behavioral platform
NeuroBAU, Department of Fundamental Neurosciences, Faculty of Biology & Medicine - University of Lausanne, Switzerland
☑ Training and technical support in behavioral experiment design.
January 2017 - Present

Research Associate
Frankland lab, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto (Canada)
☑ Fundamental research in brain processes underlying memory
2009 - 2016

Scientifc Advisor & Product Developer
Alterspark, Inc., Toronto (Canada)
☑ Text mining, literature review, user behavior analysis
2015 - 2016

Founding partner
Hubbian, Inc., Toronto (Canada)
☑ Product development, front-end development, customer relationships.
2014 - 2016


Visual Analytics
OCAD (Ontario College of Art & Design), School of Continuing Studies, Toronto (Canada)

Ph.D. in Neuroscience
University of Tor Vergata, Rome (Italy)| University of Aix-Marseilles, Marseilles (France)
☑ Fundamental research in the pharmacogenetics of memory
Graduated in 2005

B.Sc. in Experimental Psychology
University of La Sapienza, Rome (Italy)
☑ Fundamental research in behavior genetics
Graduated in 2000