Lindsay Oberman, Ph.D
Director of the Neuroplasticity and Autism Spectrum Disorder Program
E.P. Bradley Hospital
Assistant Professor – Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Title of Presentation – Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS): A Promising Tool for Translating Pathophysiology to Novel Intervention in Autism Spectrum Disorder
Learning Objectives: Grand Rounds
• Introduce noninvasive brain stimulation. Wha does noninvasive brain stimulation do to the brain?
• Discuss safety and ethical issues surrounding the use of noninvasive brain stimulation in ASD
• Discuss the different protocols that are used in clinical treatment and what thee efficacy is in ASD
Target Audience: Pediatricians, Residents, Fellows, Nurse Practitioners, Medical Students
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Speaker: Dr. Oberman has nothing to disclose.
Course Director: Dr. Robert Lee has nothing to disclose.
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