3rd International Brain Stimulation Conference


This conference is organised by Elsevier

Supporting Publication

Brain Stimulation

Conference deadlines

Extended abstract submission deadline: 12 October 2018

Early registration deadline: 30 November 2018

Programme Committee

    Co-Chair: Mark S. George

    Editor-in-Chief, Brain Stimulation, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA

    In  1995 Dr. George, a South Carolina native, returned to Charleston and built a  campus-wide research brain imaging division and the brain stimulation  laboratory in the Department of Psychiatry. As an undergraduate student in philosophy at Davidson College, Dr. George began studying the relationship  between mind and brain, or brain/behavior relationships.

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    Co-Chair: Harold A. Sackeim, PhD

    Founding Editor, Brain Stimulation, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA

    Dr. Harold A. Sackeim is Professor of Clinical Psychology in Psychiatry and Radiology, College of Physicians and  Surgeons, Columbia University.  He served  as Chief of the Department of Biological Psychiatry at the New York State Psychiatric Institute for 25 years. He is also the founding Editor of the journal, Brain  Stimulation: Basic, Translational, and Clinical Research in Neuromodulation.

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    John Rothwell, PhD

    Deputy Editor, Clinical Neuropsychology, Brain Stimulation, University College London, Queen Square, London, UK

    After a PhD at the University of London, John Rothwell, became a Senior  Scientist in the MRC Human Movement and Balance Unit at   the Institute of  Neurology.

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    Vincent Walsh, PhD

    Deputy Editor, Cognitive Neuroscience, Brain Stimulation, University College London, London, UK

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    Josep Valls-Solé, MD

    Deputy Editor, Neurology, Brain Stimulation, Hospital Clínic, University of Barcelona, Spain

    Born near Barcelona, 65 years ago, I am presently a  Senior Consultant in the Neurology Department of the Hospital Clinic of  Barcelona, Spain, Professor and Teaching Coordinator for Neurology at the  University of Barcelona, Head of the Research Group of Neurophysiology of the IDIBAPS, Scientific Advisor for the Institute Guttmann of Neurorehabilitation,  Associate Editor for the journal Clinical Neurophysiology Practice and Deputy  Editor for Brain Stimulation.

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    Ulf Ziemann, MD

    Deputy Editor, Pharmacology, Brain Stimulation, University of Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany

    Director  of the Department of Neurology and Stroke, and Hertie-Institute for Clinical  Brain Research, University of Tuebingen, Germany. Special expertise: Motor  cortex excitability and plasticity, motor learning, non-invasive brain  stimulation.

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    Paul Fitzgerald, MBBS, PhD

    Deputy Editor, Psychiatry, Brain Stimulation, Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred and Monash University Central Clinical School, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

    Professor  Paul Fitzgerald is Professor of Psychiatry, Deputy Director and Consultant  Psychiatrist at the Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, a joint research  centre of Monash University and the Alfred Hospital in Melbourne, Australia.

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    Marom Bikson

    Deputy Editor, Technology and Modeling, Brain Stimulation, The City College of New York, NY, USA

    Marom Bikson, is a Cattell Professor of Biomedical Engineering at The City College of New York (CCNY) of the City University of New York (CUNY) and co-Director of the Neural Engineering Group at the New York Center for Biomedical Engineering.

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    Zelma Kiss, MD, PhD,

    Deputy Editor, Neurosurgery, Brain Stimulation, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada

    Zelma HT Kiss MD PhD is a clinician-scientist and Professor in the Departments of Clinical Neurosciences/Psychiatry and the Hotchkiss Brain Institute at the University of Calgary in Alberta, Canada.

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    Randolph J. Nudo, PhD

    Deputy Editor, Basic Science, Brain Stimulation, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, USA

    Randolph J. Nudo, Ph.D. is Vice Chair of Research in the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, the Marian Merrell Dow Distinguished Professor in Aging, and Director of the Landon Center on Aging.

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    Shirley Fecteau, PhD

    Université Laval, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada

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    Mark Hallett, MD

    National Institute of Health (NIH), Bethesda, MD, USA

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    Shinsuku Kito, MD

    Jikei University, Japan

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    Colleen Loo, MB BS UNSW MD, FRANZCP

    The Black Dog Institute, Randwick, New South Wales, Australia

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    Helen S. Mayberg, MD

    Department of Psychiatry, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA

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    Martha Morrell

    Stanford University & Chief Medical Officer for Neuropace, USA

    Dr. Morrell is a Clinical Professor of Neurology at Stanford University since July 2004. Before joining NeuroPace, she was the Caitlin Tynan Doyle Professor of Clinical Neurology at Columbia University and Director of the Columbia Comprehensive Epilepsy Center at New York Presbyterian Hospital in New York City.

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    Michael Nitsche, MD

    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Gottingen, Germany

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    Walter Paulus, MD

    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Gottingen, Germany

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    Andre Russowsky Brunoni, MD, PhD

    Universidade de São Paulo (USP), Sào Paulo, Brazil

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    Charlotte Stagg, BSc, MBChB, MRCP, DPhil

    University of Oxford, Oxford, UK

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    Yoshikazu Ugawa, MD, PhD

    Fukushima Medical University, Japan

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    Local Committee Chair: Fidel Vila-Rodriguez, MD, FAPA, FRCPC

    Assistant Professor, Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Canada

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