Cognitive Rhythms Collaborative and Center for
Computational Neuroscience and Neural Technology

Spring 2014 Mini-Symposium
Frontiers in Non-Invasive Brain Stimulation

Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 1 pm

Boston University Photonics Center 206
8 Saint Mary Street
Boston, MA 02215

1:00 – 1:15  Registration

1:15 – 2:00  Dr. Lucas Parra, City College of New York
“Transcranial electrical stimulation: mechanisms and targeting”

2:00 – 2:45 Dr. Tommi Raij, Massachusetts General Hospital
“Transcranial magnetic stimulation: mechanisms and navigation”

2:45 – 3:00  Break

3:00 – 3:45  Dr. Noah Philip, Alpert Medical School of Brown University
“Clinical implications of frequency dependent neuromodulation”

3:45 – 4:30  Dr. Alvaro Pascual-Leone, Harvard Medical School
“Characterizing and guiding brain networks with noninvasive brain stimulation”

4:30    Discussion / Reception

Registration free, but required. Email

DIY attempts at electrical brain stimulation to improve cognition are to get easier. Nature editorial.