Leigh Hochberg

Dr Leigh Hochberg
Massachusetts General Hospital, Brown University, Harvard Medical School, and US Department of Veterans Affairs, USA

Talk title: "Update on the BrainGate Brain-Computer Interface Clinical Trials"

Leigh Hochberg is a Neurointensivist and Vascular Neurologist at Massachusetts General Hospital and Senior Lecturer on Neurology at Harvard Medical School; Professor of Engineering, Brown University; and Director, VA RR&D Center for Neurorestoration and Neurotechnology (CfNN) in Providence, Rhode Island. He also directs the MGH Center for Neurotechnology and Neurorecovery (CNTR), and is the IDE Sponsor-Investigator and Principal Investigator of the BrainGate clinical trials, conducted by a consortium of scientists and clinicians at Brown, Emory, MGH, Stanford, University of California - Davis, and the VA. His research focuses on developing and testing novel neurotechnologies to help people with paralysis.