Roy Hamilton, MD, MS
University of Pennsylvania
Dr. Roy Hamilton is a tenured Associate Professor of Neurology at the University of Pennsylvania with a secondary appointment in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He is the Director of Penn's Laboratory for Cognition and Neural Stimulation (LCNS) and also directs the Penn Brain Science, Translation, Innovation and Modulation Center (brainSTIM). The central thrust of Dr. Hamilton’s research is to use noninvasive electrical and magnetic brain stimulation to explore the characteristics and limits of functional plasticity in the intact and injured human brain. His most specific area of focus is on using neuromodulation to treat post-stroke and neurodegenerative aphasias.
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