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Anthony Barker

Dr. Barker recently retired from the U.K. National Health Service after 38 years in the Sheffield Department of Medical Physics and Clinical Engineering.  An engineer by training, Dr. Barker’s Ph.D. was on the study of peripheral nerve conduction velocities. During this period he started to investigate nerve... Read More →

Annabel Beese

Richard Bermudes, M.D.

Monique Black

Having worked with over thirty-five TMS practices and consulted with over seventy-five TMS thought leaders in the U.S., Monique offers a unique range of clinical, marketing, and business development expertise in TMS.  She worked for the device manufacturer, Neuronetics, where she specialized in developing TMS practices in... Read More →

Daniel Blumberger, M.D.

Dr. Daniel Blumberger completed his medical school training at the University of Toronto where he also completed his residency training in psychiatry. He completed a Research Fellowship in Brain Stimulation and Geriatric Psychiatry at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health. He is certified as a sub-specialist in Geriatric Psychiatry. He is the Medical Head... Read More →

Caroll Brammer

Caroll Brammer is the Clinical TMS Director for Sandhills Neurologists in Pinehurst, North Carolina and has worked for the practice for 5 years as the Neuro Diagnostics Division Manager. Caroll obtained her undergraduate degree from the University of Arkansas and her MBA from Indiana University.  She began her medical career working for a Level 1 Trauma Unit as... Read More →

Linda Carpenter, M.D.

Ian Cook, M.D.

Dr. Ian A. Cook, is a Director of the Los Angeles TMS Institute, Inc., and Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences in UCLA’s David Geffen School of Medicine, where he previously held the Miller Family Endowed Chair in Depression Research, was Director of the UCLA Depression Research & Clinic Program, and was the Founding Director of the... Read More →

Kimberly Cress, M.D.

Dr. Kimberly Cress graduated from the University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio Medical School. Dr. Cress’ vast experience includes treating patients with treatment refractory depression, anxiety disorders and bipolar disorders at the Mood Disorder Center at Baylor College of Medicine. She was also involved with a variety of clinical trials and a co... Read More →

Paul Croarkin, D.O.

Dr. Croarkin is an Associate Professor of Psychiatry and the Division Chair for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Mayo Clinic. Dr. Croarkin’s research program focuses on adapting and innovating brain stimulation interventions in children and adolescents.  This includes biomarker work to optimize diagnostic practices and the delivery of brain based interventions... Read More →

Kathy Daddario, RN

Jonathan Downar, M.D., Ph.D.

Dr. Jonathan Downar serves as the Director of the MRI-Guided rTMS Clinic at University Health Network, and also holds the position of Scientist at the Toronto Western Research Institute.  He completed a BSc in biology at McGill University, followed by a Ph.D. in neuroimaging at the University of Toronto with Dr. Karen Davis, before obtaining his medical degree from the University of Calgary in... Read More →

Paul Fitzgerald, Ph.D.

Dr. Paul Fitzgerald has been involved in the development, evaluation and clinical implementation of new treatments for mental health disorders for 2 decades. He pioneered the use of TMS in Australia and is internationally renown as a leader in the field of brain stimulation and device-based treatments in psychiatry. He has published over 300 peer-reviewed journal articles and book chapters and... Read More →

Michael Fox, M.D., Ph.D.

Dr. Michael Fox, MD, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School and the Director of the Laboratory for Brain Network Imaging and Modulation. He is Co-Director of the BIDMC Deep Brain Stimulation Program, Associate Director of the Berenson-Allen Center for Noninvasive Brain Stimulation, Assistant Neuroscientist at Massachusetts... Read More →

Mark George, M.D.

Dr. George is a world expert in brain stimulation, and depression, and is the editor-in-chief of a new journal he launched with Elsevier in 2008 called, Brain Stimulation: Basic, Translation and Clinical Research in Neuromodulation. He has been continuously funded by NIH and other funding agencies since his fellowships. He has received both... Read More →

Dr. Kenneth Goolsby, M.D.

Geoffrey Grammer, M.D.

Colleen Hanlon, Ph.D.

Dr. Hanlon is an associate professor in the departments of Psychiatry and Neurosciences at the Medical University of South Carolina. There she leads a clinical neuroscience laboratory dedicated to mapping and modulating dopaminergic fronto-striatal systems that contribute to the cycle of initiation, use, and relapse among multiple substance dependent populations... Read More →

Letizia Leocani, M.D., Ph.D.

Dr. Letizia Leocani is an Associate professor of Neurology at Vita-Salute San Raffaele University, Neurologist in the Neurorehabilitation Unit of the Neurological Dep.t and supervisor of the Experimental neurophysiology Unit and of Magnetic IntraCerebral Stimulation (MagICS) center - Institute of Experimental Neurology, IRCCS Ospedale San Raffaele.... Read More →

Andrew Leuchter, M.D.

Shelly Menolascino, M.D.

Mindy Millman-DiCrosta

Mindy's experience with TMS and other cutting-edge modalities of treatment come from both a personal and professional standpoint. When her daughter suffered from debilitating anxiety, OCD and later depression, she began a quest for medication-free treatments. Due to the fear of medication,  her daughter became the youngest patient covered for TMS... Read More →

John O'Reardon, M.D.

Dr. O’Reardon received his medical degree from University College Cork, in Ireland. He initially trained in primary care and is board certified in family medicine in Ireland and the UK. He completed his residency training in psychiatry at the University of Pennsylvania, and subsequently fellowships in psychopharmacology and in cognitive therapy. He was a Van Ameringen fellow at the Beck... Read More →

Jessica Oleksik

Randy Pardell, M.D.

Dr. Richard Pitch, M.D.

Daniel Press, M.D.

Dr. Press is the clinical director of the Berenson-Allen Center for Noninvasive Brain Stimulation and the medical director for the Cognitive Neurology Unit at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC). He is also an associate professor of neurology at Harvard Medical School (HMS).

Dr. Press earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Pennsylvania and his medical degree... Read More →

John Rothwell, Ph.D.

Dr. Rothwell is a professor of neurophysiology at the Institute of Neurology, Queen Square, London. His main area of interest is transcranial magnetic stimulation and motor control. His group has pioneered the use of the paired-pulse technique (Kujirai et al. 1992), interhemispheric studies (Ferbert et al. 1992).  Dr. Rothwell was educated at the University of... Read More →

Elyssa Sisko

Ms. Sisko is the clinical research coordinator for Advanced Mental Health Care in Palm Beach County, FL.  She began working with Dr. Tendler as a research assistant and TMS technician after graduating with bachelor’s in biology from Rollins College. Ms. Sisko has extensive experience administering both rTMS (Magstim & Neurostar) and dTMS (H1, H4, H7, and H9 coils) as well as training... Read More →

Aron Tendler, M.D.

Lauren Valencia

Abraham Zangen, Ph.D.

Professor Abraham Zangen is the Head of the Brain Stimulation and Behavior Lab and the Chair of the PsychoBiology Brain Program at Ben-Gurion University in Israel. His research is directed at identifying and understanding altered neuroplasticity in psychiatric disorders – primarily depression, addiction, and ADHD.

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