About

The Laboratory for Brain Network Imaging and Modulation is part of the Berenson-Allen Center for Noninvasive Brain Stimulation at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC).  Local research partners include the Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) and the Deep Brain Stimulation Program at BIDMC.

The lab has three primary goals:

1. Identify and characterize brain connectivity networks

2. Understand the impact of brain lesions and brain stimulation on brain networks

3. Use brain networks to guide brain stimulation therapies

To accomplish these goals we rely on a variety of techniques and therapeutic interventions including fMRI (especially resting state functional connectivity), MRI-based diffusion tractography, EEG, transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS), transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS), transcranial alternating current stimulation (tACS), and deep brain stimulation (DBS).