Maryll Fournet

Maryll Fournet

Assistant / Phd candidate

bâtiment PA 28 bureau 125C
+41 22 379 09 14

Research field interests

I am interested in understanding links between language production and other cognitive functions, specifically attentional control in healthy speakers and clinical populations (working with people presenting Parkinson's disease).



Master of Advanced Studies in Clinical Neuropsychology, 2009, University of Geneva

Master of Science in Psychology, 2008, University of Geneva



  • Fournet, M., Pernon, M., Catalano Chiuvé, S., Lopez, U., & Laganaro, M. (2017). Opposite dual-task effects in attention or inhibition tasks and speech. 20th Conference of the European Society for Cognitive Psychology, Potsdam, Germany.
  • Fournet, M., Pernon, M., Lopez, U., Catalano Chiuvé, S., & Laganaro, M. (2017). Bidirectional interference effects in a verbal and non-verbal dual-task paradigm. Science of Aphasia congress, Geneva, Switzerland.
  • Laganaro, M., Fournet, M., Catalano Chiuvé, S., Lopez, U., & Pernon, M. (2017). Dual-task interference on automatic speech as a function of concurrent task demand. 7th International Conference on Speech Motor Control, Groningen, the Netherlands.
  • Fournet, M., Catalano Chiuvé, S., Momjian, S., Burkhard, P.R., & Laganaro, M. (2017). Modulation of voice and speech parameters after subthalamic nucleus deep brain stimulation in Parkinson’s disease. 2nd International Conference on Brain Stimulation, Barcelona, Spain.
  • Fournet, M., Catalano Chiuvé, S., Wegrzyk, J., Laganaro, M., & Burkhard, P. R. (2016). Apathy, verbal fluency and executive functions following subthalamic nucleus deep brain stimulation in Parkinson's disease. 11th International Congress on Non-Motor Dysfunctions in Parkinson's Disease and Related Disorders, Ljubljana, Slovenia.



  • Sokolov, A. A., Fournet, M., Brocard, C., Démonet, J. F., & Maeder-Ingvar, M. (2015). Selective EEG activation by the Stroop test in idiopathic generalized epilepsy. Cortex, 66, 173-175.
  • El Hassani, Y., Fournet, M., Momijan, S., Pollo, C., Seeck, M., Pegna, A., & Schaller, K. (2012). Neuropsychological outcome after extra-temporal epilepsy surgery. Acta Neurochirurgica, 154(8), 1337-1342.



  • Research assistant since 2015: project funded by Parkinson Schweiz entitled "Longitudinal study of subthalamic nucleus deep brain stimulation influence on speech and dual-task performance", Geneva University Hospital
  • Clinical Neuropsychologist:

            - Institution de Lavigny, 2012-2016

            - Clinique Valmont, 2011

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