May 8, 2009
Title: ”Deep Brain Stimulation Clinical Applications and Mechanizations of Action”
Jerrold Vitek, M.D., Ph.D.
Director Neuromodulation Research Center
Edward F. and Barbara A. Family Endowed Chair
Lerner Research Institute, Cleveland Clinic
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April 17, 2009
Dustin J. Tyler, Ph.D.
Nord Distinguished Assistant Professor, Dept. of Biomedical Engineer
Associate Director, Cleveland Advanced Platform Tech Center of Excellence
Title: Bioelectric Interfaces at the Nanoscale
March 13, 2009
Lara Boyd, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Physical Therapy; Canada Research Chair, Neurobiology of Motor Learning, University of British Columbia
Title: Can the damaged brain be Primed” by transcranial magnetic stimulation?
February 20, 2009
Kevin Kilgore, Ph.D.
Associate Director, Cleveland FES Center
Program Manager, Department of Orthopaedics, MetroHealth Medical Center; Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Case Western Reserve University; Biomedical Engineer, Dept. of Veterans Affairs, Cleveland Louis Stokes Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio
Title: Upper Extremity Neuroprostheses for Spinal Cord Injury
January 9, 2009
Paul J. Cordo, Ph.D.
Professor, Division of Biomedical Engineering, Oregon Health & Science University
Chief Technology Officer, Founder, Chairman, AMES Technology, Inc.
Title: Assisted movement with enhanced sensation (AMES) improves motor function by strengthening sensorimotor connection
December 12, 2008
Cameron McIntyre, Ph.D.
Associate Staff Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Title: Deciphering the Network Activity Induced by Deep Brain Stimulation
November 21, 2008
Krishna Shenoy, Ph.D.
Associate Professor Department of Electrical Engineering, Department of Bioengineering, Bio-X, Neurosciences Program & Neuroscience Institute at Stanford; Paul G. Allen Center for Integrated Systems; Stanford University, CA.
Title: Toward High-Performance Cortically-Controlled Prostheses
October 10, 2008
John Chae, M.D., M.E.
Associate Director of Clinical Affairs
Cleveland FES Center
Title: Intramuscular Electrical Stimulation for Post-stroke Shoulder Pain
September 26, 2008
Hubert Herr, M.D.Associate Professor in Media Arts and Sciences and Health Sciences and Technology Massachusetts Institue of Technology
Title: “The Importance of Neuromechanical Limb Models in the Design of Leg Prostheses and Orthoses”
September 12, 2008
Erin Lavik, Sc.D.
Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering, School of Engineering and Applied Science, Yale University, New Haven, CT
Title: “Engineering angiogenesis following spinal cord injury: building functional, stable blood vessels and promoting the formation of the blood-spinal cord barrier”