Psykologisk Institut

Malene Flensborg Damholdt

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Profile photoMalene Flensborg Damholdt
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Psykologisk Institut
Institut for Klinisk Medicin - Professionssporet
Postaddresse:
Bartholins Allé 9
1340, 247
8000
Aarhus C
Danmark
Postaddresse:
Danmark
E-mail: malenefd@psy.au.dk
Telefon: +4587165842

Curriculum Vitae

Malene Flensborg Damholdt
PhD, MSc.
Unit for Psychooncology and Health Psychology
Dept. of Oncology, Aarhus University Hospital
and Dept of Psychology, Aarhus University
Bartholins Allė 9, 8000 Aarhus C,
Denmark
Department of clinical medicine, Faculty of Health
malenefd@psy.au.dk
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CURRICULUM VITAE


Positions
2017-current Assistant Professor, the Department of Psychology
2016- current Assistant Professor, the Department of Clinical Medicine
2015- 2015 Post-doc Institute for Culture and Society,
Section for Philosophy and the History of Ideas
2012- current Post-doc Unit for Psychooncology and Health Psychology (maternity leave 2014)
2011-2012 Post-doc, Department of Psychology, Aarhus University
2011 Project-Employee at PET-Center Aarhus

Education
2015 Partaking in the teacher training program
2006-2011 PhD-fellow (maternity leave 2009)
2006 Candidate degree (MSc), Department of Psychology, Aarhus University.


Awards and Committees

2017 Member of steering committee for the AU social robotics lab http://projects.au.dk/socialrobotics/                                                                                                                          2012 Aarhus University Research Foundation PhD Prize recipient
2012 Philosophical and Transdisciplinary Enquiries into Social Robotics, member
2011 Olfaction Research Centre Aarhus, member
2011 Danish Centre for Basal Ganglia Research, member

Reviewer (selected)
Medical reviewer at the company “Transperfect” on neuropsychological assessment tools (2012-current)
The journal of neuropsychiatry and clinical neurosciences
Movement disorders
Chemical senses


Clinical experience and supervision (selected)
2015- Supervisor and trainer for master students under their neuropsychological assessment of patients with Parkinson’s disease and Alzheimer’s disease
2015 Supervisor for student from the Institute of the History of Ideas during her internship.
2013-2014 Supervisor and trainer for 8 master students under their neuropsychological assessment of 159 women treated for breast cancer. Supervisor of one student during his research-based internship.
2013 Supervisor for two master students in conducting structured interviews of participants in the project “eating with robots”
2012-2014 Supervisor and trainer of master students conducting neuropsychological assessments of patients with Parkinson’s disease
2011 Supervisor and trainer of seven master students in neuropsychological assessment and IQ testing of 80 children
2010-current: Supervisor for master-thesis students
2010-current: Supervisor for students during their internship
2006- 2011 Conducted neuropsychological assessments of patients with Parkinson’s disease and healthy control participants.
2006 Conducted neuropsychological assessments patients with Parkinson’s disease and young men with alcohol dependency


Teaching and examination (selected courses)

2016- coordinator for the communication station at OSCE                                                              2016- Seminar in peer-supervision and communication for medicine students.
2013 Seminar for specialists in geropsychology on Parkinson’s Disease and movement Disorders
2012-current Seminars at the folk university on “keep the brain moving” in old age
2011-2014 Seminars for nurses on dementia
2008 – current Several seminars for master students on:
neuropsychological assessment, Parkinson’s disease, Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, developmental psychology

Key teaching areas/recent courses (2017-2018):

Test and assessment course "neuropsychology of old age" for Masters students in psychology

Seminar on peer supervision and patient centered communication for master student in medicine

4-hour courses on methodological issues in human-robot interaction research for bachelor students in philosophy

Supervisor for master students in medicin on their final thesis

Supervisor for master students in psychology in their master thesis

4-hour course on human-robot interaction research for bachelor students in psychology

Supervisor for psychology students during their internship

Coordinator for the examination of 200+ master degree medical students twice a year in communication

Projects

2018-current co-supervisor on the PhD project Studying the temporal and spatial inter-relationships between β-amyloid deposition, tau tangles, and inflammation in elderly subjects with preclinical Alzheimer’s disease and the influence of the noradrenergic system: A PET study                          2017- current co-supervisor on the PhD project "Neuroimaging biomarkers of mild cognitive impairment in neurodegenerative disease".                                                                                  2016- current co or primary-intestigator on "integrative social robotics" projects. http://projects.au.dk/robophilosophy/insor-project/                                                                                                  2015- current: Co-investigator on the project [18F]AV- 1451 PET imaging of Parkinson’s disease, Dementia with Lewy Bodies, and Progressive Supranuclear Palsy.
2015-current: Primary investigator on one project and co-investigator on one projects about humanoid Robots conducted at Skive Museum
2014-2014: Co-investigator on the project: ”presence in tele- communications” Institute for Culture and Society,
Section for Philosophy and the History of Ideas, and Osaka University, Japan
2012-2014: Primary investigator on a randomized controlled study of 159 breast cancer survivors with cognitive impairment engaging in Internet based cognitive training.
2012- :Co-investigator on a randomized controlled internet-based intervention study targeting breast cancer survivors who suffer from insomnia (still enrolling).
2012-2014: Co-investigator on the project: A common Noradrenergic mechanism of depression and L-dopa induced dyskinesias in Parkinson’s disease in vivo. Department for nuclear medicine, Aarhus University Hospital and PET-center Aarhus
2011-2014: Primary investigator on the project “eating with Robots”.
Institute for Culture and Society, Section for Philosophy and the History of Ideas, Aarhus University.
2011-2014: Co-investigator on the project Does musical training enhance cognition outside the musical domain? PET-center Aarhus and Copenhagen University
2011-2014: Co-investigator on the project: Ability to recognise and learn to recognise odours in olfactory dysfunction in Parkinson’s disease. Department for nuclear medicine, Aarhus University Hospital and PET-center Aarhus.
2011: Co-investigator on the project: Prevalence of ICD’s in Parkinson’s disease. CFIN, Aarhus University
2009-2011: Primary investigator on the project: Heterogeneity in Parkinsons's disease: Identifying subgroups that have implications for personality or cognition

Key research areas:
Main research areas:

Human-robot interaction research                                                                                   Geropsychology and neuropsychology
Parkinson’s disease
Social robotics                                                                                                                          Media-delivered intervention

Additional related areas:
Cognitive impairment
Personality
Neuropsychology

Methodologies:
Survey/registry studies
Randomised controlled trials
Experimental studies

Publikationer

Fairness perceptions in job interviews: Using a teleoperated robot as a fair proxy

Nørskov, S., Damholdt, M. F., Ulhøi, J. P., Jensen, M. B., Ess, C. M. & Seibt, J., 2019.

Integrative Social Robotics, Value-Driven Design, and Transdisciplinarity

Seibt, J., Damholdt, M. F. & Vestergaard, C., 2019, (Afsendt) I : Interaction Studies.

Kunstig intelligens og den menneskelige hjerne

Damholdt, M. F. & Vestergaard, C., 2019, (Accepteret/In press)

Parkinsons sygdom og Lewy body demens

Damholdt, M. F. & Jørgensen, K., 2019, (Afsendt) Klinisk neuropsykologi. 3 udg. Frydenlund

Testing for ‘Anthropomorphisation’ – A Case for Mixed Methods in HRI

Damholdt, M. F., Vestergaard, C. & Seibt, J., 2019, (Afsendt) HRI methods. Springer Publishing Company

Towards a scale for assessment of attitudes towards social robots: the Attitudes towards social robots scale (ASOR)

Damholdt, M. F., Vestergaard, C., Seibt, J., Nørskov, M., Hakli, R. & Larsen, S. K., 2019, (Accepteret/In press) I : Interaction Studies.

Evaluation of the noradrenergic system in Parkinson's disease; an 11C-MeNER PET and neuromelanin MRI study

Sommerauer, M., Fedorova, T. D., Hansen, A. K., Knudsen, K., Otto, M., Jeppesen, J., Frederiksen, Y., Blicher, J. U., Geday, J., Nahimi, A., Damholdt, M. F., Brooks, D. J. & Borghammer, P., 1 feb. 2018, I : Brain. 141, 2, s. 496-504 9 s.

A systematic review of decision-making impairments in Parkinson’s Disease: Dopaminergic medication and methodological variability

Kjær, S. W., Damholdt, M. F. & Callesen, M. B., 2018, I : Basal Ganglia. 14, s. 31-40 10 s.

Five Principles of Integrative Social Robotics

Seibt, J., Damholdt, M. F. & Vestergaard, C., 2018, Envisioning Robots in Society—Power, Politics, and Public Space: Proceedings of Robophilosophy 2018. Coeckelberg, M., Loh, J., Funk, M., Seibt, J. & Nørskov, M. (red.). Amsterdam: IOS Press, s. 28-42 15 s. (Frontiers in Artificial Intelligence and Applications, Bind 311).

Internet-Delivered Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia in Breast Cancer Survivors: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Zachariae, R., Amidi, A., Damholdt, M. F., Clausen, C. D. R., Dahlgaard, J., Lord, H., Thorndike, F. P. & Ritterband, L. M., 2018, I : Journal of the National Cancer Institute. 110, 8, s. 880-887 8 s.

Noradrenergic deficits in Parkinson's disease imaged with (11)C-MeNER

Nahimi, A., Sommerauer, M., Kinnerup, M. B., Østergaard, K., Winterdahl, M., Jacobsen, J., Schacht, A., Johnsen, B., Damholdt, M. F., Borghammer, P. & Gjedde, A., 2018, I : Journal of Nuclear Medicine. 59, 4, s. 659-664 6 s.

In Vivo cortical tau in Parkinson's disease using 18F-AV-1451 positron emission tomography

Hansen, A. K., Damholdt, M. F., Fedorova, T. D., Knudsen, K., Parbo, P., Ismail, R., Østergaard, K., Brooks, D. J. & Borghammer, P., jun. 2017, I : Movement Disorders. 32, 6, s. 922-927

A Danish Language Internet-delivered Intervention for Insomnia in Cancer Survivors: Effects on Cancer-related Fatigue

Amidi, A., Damholdt, M. F., Dahlgaard, J., Ritterband, L. M. & Zachariae, R., apr. 2017, I : Sleep. 40, suppl 1, s. A376-A377 1012.

Internetbaseret kognitiv træning som behandling af kræftrelaterede kognitive vanskeligheder

Damholdt, M. F. & Mehlsen, M. Y., 24 jan. 2017, I : BestPractice Onkologi.

An exploratory analysis of the relationship between rumination, negative emotional states and sleep quality among breast cancer survivors

Tauber, N. M., Damholdt, M. F., Mehlsen, M. Y., Andreasen, R. K. & Zachariae, R., 2017, I : Psycho-Oncology. 26, Suppl. 3, , s. 97 1 s.

Feedback og supervision

Damholdt, M. F., O'Connor, M., Helledie, E. & Kjær, L. B., 2017, Lægens roller: En guide til professionel udvikling for medicinstuderende og yngre læger. Kjær, L. B. (red.). Aarhus: FADL's Forlag, s. 85-102 18 s.

LBA 39 Noradrenergic deficit in Parkinson’s disease patients with REM sleep behavior disorder is linked to cognitive performance – A 11C - MeN ER PET & neuromelanin MRI study

Sommerauer, M. B., Hansen, A., Fedorova, T., Knudsen, K., Frederiksen, Y., Damholdt, M. F., Jeppesen, J., Otto, M., Nahimi, A., Brooks, D. & Borghammer, P., 2017. 2 s.

Patientcentreret kommunikation: Samtalens struktur og redskaber

Damholdt, M. F., Kjær, L. B., Helledie, E. & O'Connor, M., 2017, Lægens roller: En guide til professionel udvikling for medicinstuderende og yngre læger. Kjær, L. B. (red.). Aarhus: FADL's Forlag, s. 65-84 20 s.

Phenomenology and gender characteristics of hobbyism and punding in Parkinson’s disease: A self-report study

Callesen, M. B. & Damholdt, M. F., 2017, I : Basal Ganglia. 9, s. 1-6 6 s.

The Efficacy of Psychotherapeutic Interventions for Complicated Grief in Adults: A Meta-Analysis

Johannsen, M., Damholdt, M. F., Zachariae, B. & O Connor, M., 2017.

Web-based cognitive training for breast cancer survivors with cognitive complaints–a randomized controlled trial

Damholdt, M. F., Mehlsen, M., O'Toole, M. S., Andreasen, R. K., Pedersen, A. D. & Zachariae, R., nov. 2016, I : Psycho-Oncology. 25, 11, s. 1293-1300 8 s.

Web-based cognitive training for breast cancer survivors with cognitive complaints – a randomized controlled trial

Westphael, G., Damholdt, M. F., Mehlsen, M. Y., OToole, M. S., Andreasen, R. K. & Zachariae, R., 14 mar. 2016.

A generic scale for assessment of attitudes towards social robots: The ASOR-5

Damholdt, M. F., Olesen, M. H., Nørskov, M., Hakli, R., Larsen, S., Vestergaard, C. & Seibt, J., 2016, What Social Robots Can and Should Do: Proceedings of Robophilosophy 2016 / TRANSOR 2016. Seibt, J., Nørskov, M. & Andersen, S. S. (red.). Amsterdam: IOS Press, Bind 290. s. 45-47 3 s. (Frontiers in Artificial Intelligence and Applications, Bind 290).

Intimacy in phone conversations: Anxiety reduction for Danish seniors with Hugvie

Yamazaki, R., Christensen, L., Skov, K., Chang, C-C., Damholdt, M. F., Sumioka, H., Nishio, S. & Ishiguro, H., 2016, I : Frontiers in Psychology. 7, 9 s., 537.

The symptom cluster of insomnia, depressive mood, anxiety and somatization: association with subjective cognitive complaints and neuropsychological test performance in breast cancer survivors

Mikkelsen, M. B., Damholdt, M. F., Mehlsen, M. Y., Stilling, A., Andreasen, R. K. & Zachariae, R., 2016, I : Psycho-Oncology. 25 , S3, s. 113-114 2 s.

Attitudinal Change in Elderly Citizens Toward Social Robots: The Role of Personality Traits and Beliefs About Robot Functionality

Damholdt, M. F., Nørskov, M., Yamazaki, R., Hakli, R., Hansen, C. V., Vestergård, C. & Seibt, J., 20 nov. 2015, I : Frontiers in Psychology. 6, 1701, s. 1-13 13 s.

Olfactory function in Parkinson's Disease - effects of training

Knudsen, K., Damholdt, M. F., Mouridsen, K. & Borghammer, P., 2015, I : Acta Neurologica Scandinavica. 132, 6, s. 395-400

A Graph Analytical Approach to Animal Category Fluency in Parkinson Patients and Healthy Controls

Amidi, A., Londin, P., Larsen, L., Borghammer, P., Østergaard, K. & Damholdt, M. F., 14 feb. 2014.

Impulsive and compulsive behaviors among Danish patients with Parkinson’s diseass: Prevalence, depression, and personality

Callesen, M. B., Weintraub, D., Damholdt, M. F. & Møller, A., 2014, I : Parkinsonism & Related Disorders. 20, 1, s. 22-26 5 s.

Kemohjernetræning

Damholdt, M. F., 2014, Senfølger efter kræft: Sådan kommer du videre. Bergsøe, J. & Nørbak, B. (red.). Frederiksberg: Frydenlund, s. 82-91 10 s.

Personality characteristics of depressed and non-depressed patients with Parkinson's Disease

Damholdt, M. F., Callesen, M. B. & Møller, A., 2014, I : Journal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences. 26, 4, s. 329-334 6 s.

Prevalence of Impulse Control Disorders in Danish Patients with Parkinson's Disease

Callesen, M. B., Weintraub, D., Damholdt, M. F. & Møller, A., 2013.

Prevalence of impulse control disorders in Danish patients with Parkinson's disease

Callesen, M. B., Weintraub, D., Damholdt, M. F. & Møller, A., 2013, I : Movement Disorders. 28, Suppl 1, s. 347

The parkinsonian personality: a role of depression?

Damholdt, M. F., Callesen, M. B. & Møller, A., 2013.

Clinical heterogeneity in Parkinson's disease revisited -a latent profile analysis

Damholdt, M. F., Shevlin, M., Borghammer, P., Larsen, L. & Østergaard, K., maj 2012, I : Acta Neurologica Scandinavica. 125, 5, s. 311-318 8 s.

The Parkinsonian personality and concomitant depression

Damholdt, M. F., Østergaard, K., Borghammer, P. & Larsen, L., 14 feb. 2011, I : Journal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences. 23, 1, s. 48-55 8 s.

Heterogeneity in Parkinsons's disease: Identifying subgroups that have implications for personality or cognition

Damholdt, M. F., 2011, Aarhus: Department of Psychology, Aarhus University. 182 s.

Odor identification deficits identify Parkinson’s disease patients with poor cognitive performance

Damholdt, M. F., Borghammer, P., Larsen, L. & Østergaard, K., 2011, I : Movement Disorders. 26, 11, s. 2045-2050 6 s.

Parkinsons sygdom

Jørgensen, K., Damholdt, M. F. & Overbeck, C. W., 2009, Klinisk neuropsykologi. Gade, A., Gerlach, C., Starrfelt, R. & Pedersen, P. M. (red.). København: Frydenlund Academic, s. 359-370 12 s.