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Avniel Singh Ghuman, PhD
Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh
Director of MEG Research, UPMC Brain Mapping Center

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

Yuanning Li, MS
Graduate Student, Program in Neural Computation
Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition, Carnegie Mellon University

Matthew Boring
Graduate Student, Center for Neuroscience - University of Pittsburgh

Brett Bankson
Graduate Student, Department of Psychology - University of Pittsburgh

Michael J. Ward, BS
Laboratory Supervisor

Ashley Whiteman
Research Assistant

Roma Konecky, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow

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

Laura Morett, PhD
Assistant Professor
Educational Psychology, University of Alabama

Shawn Walls, MA
MEG Coordinator
UPMC Brain Mapping Center

Ellyanna Kessler, BS
Graduate Student
Pennsylvania State University

Zachary Jessen, BS
MD - PhD Student
Northwestern University

R. Mark Richardson, MD, PhD, FAANS

Julie Fiez, PhD

Theodore Huppert, PhD

Beatriz Luna, PhD

Max G'Sell, PhD

Louis-Philippe Morency, 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

Funding Sources

Brain & Behavior Research Foundation

Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)

National Science Foundation (NSF)

The Walter L. Copeland Fund

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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