Giacomo Bertazzoli

Corso Bettini, 31 - 38068 Rovereto
tel. 0461 283061
giacomo.bertazzoli[at]unitn [dot] it
Nov 2018 – Dec 2022PhD student in Cognitive and Brain Sciences - Centre of Mind/Brain (CiMeC), Trento University

EQF level 8



University of Trento -, in collaboration with IRCCS Fatebenefratelli, Brescia -

Project: Cortico-cortical signal transmission and brain connectivity alterations at prodromal stage and during the progression of Alzheimer Disease: a multimodal approach of TMS-EEG and advanced MRI.

Cognition Neurostimulation & Connectivity Lab - CoN&Co, CiMeC, Rovereto, Italy.  

Cognitive Neuroscience Unit, IRCCS Fatebenefratelli, Brescia, Italy


Sep 2016 – Oct 2018Master degree in Cognitive Sciences - Center of Mind/Brain (CiMeC), Trento UniversityEQF level 7

University of Trento - 

Thesis: The analysis of TMS-EEG signal: a comparative study - Cognition Neurostimulation & Connectivity Lab, CiMeC, University of Trento - 

Graduation Mark: 110/110 cum laude

Internship: ERP components of covert visual attention in natural scenes – Motivated Cognition Lab, CiMeC, University of Trento –


Sep 2012 – Dec 2015Bachelor degree in Pharmaceutical Biotechnology – University of MilanEQF level 6
University of Milan - 
Thesis Manuscript: Molecular Changes Induced by a full 5-HT6 Receptor Agonist in Selected Brain Areas.

Graduation Mark: 108/110

Bachelor Internship: Erasmus+ Program – 6 months at Karolinska Institutet - Translational Neuropharmacology Laboratory -

Project: effect of a novel 5-HT6 receptor agonist on selected brain areas on mice.

Academic career and teaching activities


2021The impact of artifact removal approaches on TMS–EEG signal
 Giacomo Bertazzoli, Romina Esposito, Tuomas P. Mutanen, Clarissa Ferrari, Risto J. Ilmoniemi, Carlo Miniussi, Marta Bortoletto -  Neuroimage
2019 Ultrafast object detection in naturalistic vision relies on ultrafast distractor suppression
C. Hickey, D. Pollicino, G. Bertazzoli and Ludwig Barbaro -   Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience                              DOI: 10.1162/jocn_a_01437


Awards and honours
May 2021Best Startup project at Startup-Lab CLab 2021
University of  Trento – Clab 

Project: The EEGMate, a novel device for the preparation of EEG caps

Award: First price for the best project, Hub Innovation Trentino award

Jan 2021CIMeC Doctoral Student Day 2021 
Center of Mind/Brain (CiMeC), Trento University

Poster: The impact of artifact removal methods on TMS-EEG signal

Award: Best oral presentation

Dec 2018Transcranial Brain Stimulation in Cognitive Neuroscience Workshop 2018
Center of Mind/Brain (CiMeC), Trento University

Poster:  The analysis of TMS-EEG signal: a comparative study

Award: Travel Award for the best five poster presentations.