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Prosem Lecture: Pediatric Neuromodulation: Methods and Meaning in Early Brain Injury
February 7 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Presenter: Bernadette T. Gillick, Ph.D., MSPT, PT, Associate Professor, Director Waisman Pediatric Neuromodulation Laboratory
Topic: Pediatric Neuromodulation: Methods and Meaning in Early Brain Injury
This talk will present novel methods and outcomes integrating non-invasive brain stimulation and motor rehabilitation in early brain injury and cerebral palsy. Dr. Bernadette Gillick is a Neuroscientist and Pediatric Physical Therapist, and an Associate Professor who joined University of Wisconsin-Madison SMPH Department of Pediatrics in 2021. She is Director of the Waisman Center Pediatric Neuromodulation Laboratory overseeing neuromodulation and neuroimaging research with the goal to identify biomarkers of recovery and create novel treatments to improve outcomes during infancy and for a lifetime. Dr. Gillick has extensive funding from the National Institutes of Health, the Cerebral Palsy Alliance Research Foundation, the American Academy of Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine, and the Foundation for Physical Therapy.