Bioscience Clubhouse: Professor and Entrepreneur Hitten Zaveri Presents: Closed Loop Control of Human Brain Disorders- New Start-up Ideas
The considerable ongoing progress in sensors, computation, communication, miniaturization and materials has fostered a revolution in our ability to monitor and modulate human brain function. This presentation traces our ability to achieve device based closed loop feedback control of the human brain.
Hitten Zaveri is an Assistant Professor in Neurology at Yale University. He received academic training in Electrical Engineering (B.S.E, M.S.E), Computer Engineering (B.S.E) and Bioengineering (M.S., Ph.D.) from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor and Epilepsy and Neurology (postdoctoral training) from Yale University. He is the director of the Computational Neurophysiology Laboratory at Yale University. His research interests lie at the intersection of neuroscience, engineering and mathematics.
April 5, 2016 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Boyer Center for Molecular Medicine
295 Congress Ave, New Haven, CT 06510