Dr Neha Malhotra

Post-Doctoral Fellow

School of Psychology


About Neha

Neha completed her PhD from the University of Hong Kong in 2014. Neha’s research has focused on the role of consciousness in motor-learning and performance under pressure in surgical and sporting contexts and more recently she is exploring similar concepts in driving contexts.

Recent Publications

  • Poolton, J. M., Zhu, F. F., Malhotra, N., Leung, G. K. K., Fan, J. K. M., & Masters, R. S. W. (2016). Multitask training promotes automaticity of a fundamental laparoscopic skill without compromising the rate of skill learning. Surgical Endoscopy and Other Interventional Techniques, 1-8. doi:10.1007/s00464-015-4713-9

  • Starkey, N. J., Charlton, S. G., Malhotra, N., & Ameratunga, S. (2016). Prevalence of psychotropic drug use prior to driving. Journal of Transport & Health, -online, 1-10. doi:10.1016/j.jth.2016.12.004

  • Malhotra, N., Poolton, J. M., Wilson, M. R., Uiga, L., & Masters, R. S. (2015). Examining movement-specific reinvestment and performance in demanding contexts. Journal of Sport & Exercise Psychology, 37(3), 327-338. doi:10.1123/jsep.2014-0220

  • Malhotra, N., Poolton, J. M., Wilson, M. R., Leung, G., Zhu, F., Fan, J. K. M., & Masters, R. S. W. (2015). Exploring Personality Dimensions That Influence Practice and Performance of a Simulated Laparoscopic Task in the Objective Structured Clinical Examination. Journal of Surgical Education. doi:10.1016/j.jsurg.2014.12.011

View all research publications by Neha Malhotra

Contact Details