• Associate Professor Neurosurgery
    Associate Professor of Neuroscience
    The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
    Director, Functional Neurosurgery and Epilepsy
    Co-Director, Comprehensive Movement Disorders Center
    Director, Cognitive Neurophysiology and Neuromodulation Laboratory

    Lecture Title: "Cyborgs IRL: Emerging Strategies and Applications for Neuromodulation."

    READING LIST:

    • Responsive cortical stimulation for the treatment of medically intractable partial epilepsy
      Martha J. Morrell
      Neurology 2011; 77; pp. 1295
    • Multi-day rhythms modulate seizure risk in epilepsy
      Maxime O. BaudJonathan K. KleenEmily A. MirroJason C. AndrechakDavid King-StephensEdward F. Chang & Vikram R. Rao
      Nature Communications volume 9, Article number: 88 (2018)
    • Personalized Neuroprosthetics
      David Borton, Silvestro Micera, José del R. Millán and Grégoire Courtine
      Science Translational Medicine 06 Nov 2013: Vol. 5, Issue 210, pp. 210rv2
    • Closed-Loop Deep Brain Stimulation Effects on Parkinsonian Motor Symptoms in a Non-Human Primate ? Is Beta Enough?
      Luke A. Johnson, Shane D. Nebeck, Abirami Muralidharan, Matthew D. Johnson, Kenneth B. Baker, Jerrold L. Vitek
      Brain Stimulation, Volume 9, Issue 6, 2016, Pages 892-896
    • Intracortical microstimulation of human somatosensory cortex
      Sharlene N. Flesher, Jennifer L. Collinger, Stephen T. Foldes, Jeffrey M. Weiss, John E. Downey,
      Elizabeth C. Tyler-Kabara, Sliman J. Bensmaia, Andrew B. Schwartz, Michael L. Boninger and Robert A. Gaunt
      Science Translational Medicine 19 Oct 2016: Vol. 8, Issue 361, pp. 361ra141
    • Closed-loop stimulation of temporal cortex rescues functional networks and improves memory
      Youssef Ezzyat, Paul A. Wanda, Deborah F. Levy, Allison Kadel, Ada Aka, Isaac Pedisich,
      Michael R. Sperling, Ashwini D. Sharan, Bradley C. Lega, Alexis Burks, Robert E. Gross,
      Cory S. Inman, Barbara C. Jobst, Mark A. Gorenstein, Kathryn A. Davis, Gregory A. Worrell,
      Michal T. Kucewicz, Joel M. Stein, Richard Gorniak, Sandhitsu R. Das, Daniel S. Rizzuto & Michael J. Kahana
      Nature Communications, volume 9, Article number: 365 (2018)
    • Temporally Coordinated Deep Brain Stimulation in the Dorsal and Ventral Striatum Synergistically Enhances Associative Learning
      Husam A. Katnani, Shaun R. Patel, Churl-Su Kwon, Samer Abdel-Aziz, John T. Gale & Emad N. Eskandar
      Scientific Reports, volume 6, Article number: 18806 (2016)