Researcher biography

Joshua is a psychiatry registrar working between Queensland Health and Mater Health in Brisbane, Queensland. He is undertaking advanced training in psychogeriatrics and a fellowship in cognitive disorders. His medical interest is in the field of neurodegenerative diseases, specifically dementia. Joshua is undertaking a PhD at the Queensland Brain Institute under the supervision of Professor Nestor. His thesis is focused on improving the diagnosis of the behavioural variant of frontotemporal dementia (bvFTD) and differentiating the disease from phenocopy conditions.

Extracurricularly, Joshua has a strong passion for fitness and health. He spends his spare time swimming and training for events, such as triathlons, ocean swims, and charity runs.