Dr Sandra Garrido

Sandra Garrido


NHMRC-ARC Dementia Research Development Fellow

Roles / Position Responsibilities

Deputy Program Leader of Music, Cognition and Action (MCA)

Research Program

Music Cognition and Action (MCA)


Sandra Garrido is an NHMRC-ARC Dementia Research Development Fellow at the MARCS Institute for Brain, Behaviour & Development at Western Sydney University. She has a background in both music and psychology. Her work focuses on translational research involving arts in health contexts, in particular with people with dementia and depression.

Research Interests

  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Music perception and cognition
  • Arts and mental Health

Qualifications and Honours

  • PhD
  • Vice-Chancellor's Award for Excellence as an Early Career Researcher 2017


For a full listing of my publications please visit my Google Scholar page. (opens in a new window)

Contact Sandra

Email addresss.garrido@westernsydney.edu.au
Phone number +61 2 9772 6279
LocationWestern Sydney University Bankstown campus (Bullecourt Ave, Milperra)
Room number1.G.126