UC-Davis Summit, Sept. 5, 2013

October 30, 2013 in tDCS Videos

Summit on Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS) at the UC-Davis Center for Mind & Brain. A collection of video’s from the Sept 5 2013 Summit.

Dr. Michael Nitsche, a pioneer in the field of tDCS from the University of Goettingen in Germany, speaking about the physiological basis of tDCS.

Cellular mechanisms of tDCS: Dr. Marom Bikson, Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering at The City College of The City University of New York, discusses the cellular mechanisms of tDCS.

Dr. Vincent Walsh of University College London, discussing the current evidence for and against the role of tDCS in improving cognition.

Dr. Roy Hamilton, Assistant Professor of Neurology at the University of Pennsylvania, discusses a range of clinical applications of tDCS.

Dr. Vince Clark, Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience at the University of New Mexico, speaking on the role of tDCS in cognitive enhancement.

Dr. Dylan Edwards of the Burke Medical Research Institute, speaking on the role of tDCS and robotics in human motor recovery.

Electrode Positioning and Montage in tDCS

May 29, 2013 in tDCS Videos

Presentation about the critical role of electrode montage, showing different alternatives for electrode placement for tDCS clinical trials on pain; discussing advantages and disadvantages of each method of stimulation. The accompanying article can be read in the Wiki

Citation: J Vis Exp. 2011; (51): 2744. - PMCID: PMC3339846 – Copyright © 2011, Journal of Visualized Experiments

Using tDCS to Treat Chronic Aphasia

May 29, 2013 in tDCS Videos

Presentation about the use of tDCS to treat chronic aphasia, by Prof. Julius Fridriksson of the Arnold School of Public Health – University of South Carolina.

tDCS Informed Consent Video

May 29, 2013 in tDCS Videos

Pilot video for consent of tDCS therapy, at the Berenson-Allen Center for Brain Stimulation. It covers what tDCS is, what happens during tDCS, what materials are used and safety.