Silvia graduated from the MSc in Global Mental Health at King's College London and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine in 2015, and received a BSc in Biochemistry from Imperial College London in 2014.
She is interested in understanding the role of culture in mental health, and is currently focusing her research on immigration and mental health, adn stigma. She has previously undertaken research in molecular and cognitive neuroscience.
Silvia's currently works with Maudsley International, and has previously volunteerd for MQ: Transformingn Mental Health and Alzhheimer's Society. She has also interned at the Lancet Psychiatry and Eli Lilly UK.
She is passionate about dance, and has become fascinated about dance movement therapy.