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Avniel Singh Ghuman, PhD
Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh
Director of MEG Research, UPMC Brain Mapping Center
ghumana@upmc.edu

Dr. Ghuman received his undergraduate education in math and physics at The Johns Hopkins University, and completed his doctoral education in biophysics at Harvard University. He completed his postdoctoral training at the National Institute of Mental Health prior to joining the faculty at the University of Pittsburgh in September of 2011.

Shahir Mowlaei, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow
Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh
s.mowlaei@pitt.edu

Yuanning Li, MS
Graduate Student, Program in Neural Computation
Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition, Carnegie Mellon University
ynli@cmu.edu

Matthew Boring
Graduate Student, Center for Neuroscience - University of Pittsburgh
mjb200@pitt.edu

Michael J. Ward, BS
Laboratory Supervisor
michael.ward@pitt.edu

Zachary F. Jessen, BS
Research Assistant
zfj1@pitt.edu

Ashley Whiteman
Research Assistant
ashley.whiteman@pitt.edu

Roma Konecky, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow

Nicolas Brunet, PhD
Research Assistant Professor
Martinez-Conde Laboratory, SUNY Downstate Medical Center

Laura Morett, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow

Shawn Walls, MA
MEG Coordinator
UPMC Brain Mapping Center

Ellyanna Kessler, BS
Graduate Student
Pennsylvania State University

R. Mark Richardson, MD, PhD, FAANS

Julie Fiez, PhD

Theodore Huppert, PhD

Beatriz Luna, PhD

Jordan F. Karp, MD

Dean F. Salisbury, PhD

Aarti Singh, PhD

Kestutis Kveraga, PhD

Contact Us


Laboratory of Cognitive Neurodynamics
UPMC Presbyterian
Suite B-400
200 Lothrop Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

(412) 648-0073
cogneurodynamics@pitt.edu

Funding Sources


Brain & Behavior Research Foundation

Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)

The Walter L. Copeland Fund

Related Links


Google Scholar (Dr. Ghuman)

University of Pittsburgh

Department of Neurosurgery

Brain Mapping Center

Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition (CNBC)

Society for Neuroscience

Brain Modulation Lab

Brain Institute