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Providence VA Medical Center, Rhode Island


CfNN Seminar Series

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VA RR&D Center for Neurorestoration and Neurotechnology (CfNN)
Seminar Series

A. Rani Elwy, PhD, MS  Tuesday, September 25, 2018

A. Rani Elwy, PhD, MS
Director, Implementation Science Core
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Alpert Medical School
Research Scientist, VA HSR&D Center for Healthcare Ogranization and Implementation Reseach
"Measuring Implementation and Improvement Outcomes: Moving Beyond Effectiveness"
Theresa Louise-Bender Pape, DPH 

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Theresa Louise-Bender Pape, DPH
Research Health Scientist, Edward Hines Jr. VA Hospital,
Research Service & Center of Innovation for Complex Chronic Healthcare
Research Associate Professor, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine,
Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
"Neural Bases of Persisting Symptoms: Role of Networks and
Boosting Learning for Persons with Mild TBI and PTSD"

 Michael Armey, PhD Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Michael F. Armey, PhD
Assistant Professor (Research), Department of Psychosocial Research
Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Research Psychologist, Butler Hospital
"Leveraging Research Domain Criteria (RDoC)
methods and advanced analytic approaches to better predict suicide risk" 

Stephanie R. Jones, PhD  Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Stephanie R. Jones, PhD
Research Health Scientist, PVAMC
Associate Professor of Neuroscience (Research)
Department of Neuroscience, Brown University
Brown University Institute for Brain Science (BIBS)
"Mechanisms and Meaning of Human Brain Rhythms in Health and Neropathology
Revealed through Computational Neural Modeling"

 Jerome Sanes, PhD

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Jerome Sanes, PhD
Research Health Scientist, PVAMC
Professor of Neuroscience and Director of the Brown MRI Research
Faculty, Brown University Institute for Brain Science (BIBS)
"Brain Mechanisms of Motor Learning

Carolyn Patten, PhD, PT, FAPTA  Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Carolyn Patten , PhD, PT, FAPTA

Director, Neural Control of Movement Lab
Research Career Scientist
Malcom Randall VA Medical Center
"Developing Functional Biomarkers for Neuromotor Recovery Following Stroke" 
 David Borton, PhD Tuesday, January 17, 2017

David Borton, PhD
Assistant Professor of Engineering, School of Engineering and
Institute for Brain Science, Brown University
Biomedical Engineer, CfNN, Providence VA Medical Center
"Proprioprosthetics: interrogating sensory pathways for motor rehabilitation,
sensory restoration, and the treatment of pain"

Walter Besio, PhD   Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Walter Besio, PhD
Professor of Electrical, Computer, and Biomedical Engineering,
University of Rhode Island
CEO/Founder, CREmedical Corporation
"Concentric electrodes for bio-direction brain interaction"


 These Seminars are held at 4:00pm at the Providence VA Medical Center, Building 1, 5th Floor, Classroom 3.
830 Chalkstone Avenue, Providence