Jhony Mejia Perez

Neuroimaging Data Analyst

Jhony is a Neuroimaging Data Analyst at RabLab. He completed his Bachelor in Biomedical Engineering at Universidad de Los Andes, Colombia. Prior to joining the lab, he analyzed EEG, EMG, and MRI data in the fields of social neuroscience and dementia at the Social Neuroscience Research Group (Colombia), RedLat (Argentina), and BrainLat (Chile).

His main research interest is the usage of multimodal neuroimaging techniques for the diagnosis and prognosis of dementias.

Outside academia, Jhony is a vivid football fan and salsa dancing enthusiast.


The unique social sense of puerperium: Increased empathy and Schadenfreude in parents of newborns.

Scientific reports

Gómez-Carvajal AM, Santamaría-García H, García AM, Valderrama M, Mejia J, Santamaría-García J, Bernal M, Silva J, Ibáñez A, Baez S