Olga Laporta Hoyos
The researcher Olga Laporta graduated in Psychology in 2012 from the University of Barcelona and obtained a PhD in Medicine and Translational Research from the University of Barcelona in 2018. In 2014, she completed a Master's Degree in Neurosciences from the University of Barcelona and in 2018 she completed the Master's degree in Psychological Intervention in Development and Education by the National University of distance education.
Between 2016 and 2017, she carried out two doctoral research visits at the Queensland Cerebral Palsy and Rehabilitation Research Center (QCPRRC) and the e-Health Research Center of CSIRO in Birsbane, Australia.
During the course of his doctoral thesis she carried out the corresponding teaching activities.
She is currently working at the Catalan Association for Integration and Human Development as a psychologist carrying out assessment, intervention and clinical research tasks.
- García-Galant M, Blasco M, Reid L, Pannek K, Leiva D, Laporta O, Ballester J, Miralbell J, Caldu X, Xenia Alonso, Toro-Tamargo E, Meléndez-Plumed M, Gimeno F, Coronas M, Soro-Camats E, Boyd R and Pueyo R Study protocol of a randomized controlled trial of home-based computerized executive function training for children with cerebral palsy. BMC PEDIATRICS . 20(1): 9-9.
- Laporta O, Ballester J, Leiva D, Ribas T, Miralbell J, Torroja-Nualart C, Russi ME, Toro-Tamargo E, Meléndez-Plumed M, Gimeno F, Alfons Macaya and Pueyo R Executive function and general intellectual functioning in dyskinetic cerebral palsy: Comparison with spastic cerebral palsy and typically developing controls. EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PAEDIATRIC NEUROLOGY . 23(4): 546-559.
- Ballester J, Laporta O, Macaya A, Poo P, Meléndez-Plumed M, Toro-Tamargo E, Gimeno F, Narberhaus A, Segarra D and Pueyo R Cognitive functioning in dyskinetic cerebral palsy: Its relation to motor function, communication and epilepsy. EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PAEDIATRIC NEUROLOGY . 22(1): 102-112.