Leticia has been a Koplowitz Fellow in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Imperial College since September 2012. She also works as a honorary Special Registrar in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.
She completed her psychiatry training at the Hospital Clinico Universitario de Zaragoza (Spain) in 2007.
From 2007 to 2010 she worked at UCL Institute of Neurology where her research focused on the cortical abnormalities present in neuropsychiatric disorders and their associations with clinical and neurocognitive data. Four research papers resulting from this research have formed the basis of her European PhD.
Her current research at Imperial College under the supervision of Dr Paul Ramchandani focuses on the influence of paternal depression on children’s early development.