Affiliates

Academic Laboratories & Departments

U of ChicagoUniversity of Chicago Department of Surgery – Section of Neurosurgery

  • David Frim, MD (chief neurosurgeon)
  • Leo Towle, PhD (neurophysiologist)
  • Wim van Drongelen, PhD (neurophysiologist)
  • Daniel Margoliash, PhD
  • Ben Roitberg, MD (neurosurgeon)
  • Sozari Chkhenkeli, MD (neurosurgeon)
  • Jack Cowan, PhD (mathemetician)
  • Royce Lee, MD (psychiatrist)
  • Craig Wardrip, DVM (veternarian)

U of C Section of Neurosurgery website

UTD BioengineeringUniversity of Texas at Dallas Department of Bioengineering

Faculty

  • Stuart Cogan, PhD (bioengineer, material scientist)
  • Mario Romero-Ortega, PhD (neurobiologist)

Doctoral Students

  • Aswini Kanneganti
  • Geetanjali Bendale
  • Felix Deku

UTD Bioengineering website

U of AlbertaUniversity of Alberta Department of Biomedical Engineering

  • Vivian Mushahwar, PhD (principal investigator)

Mushahwar laboratory website

NERDIllinois Institute of Technology Department of Clinical Psychology

The Neurotechnology Ethics Research & Development (NERD) lab, led by Dr. Frank Lane, is an interdisciplinary team of researchers working to understand participant experiences in clinical research involving implantable prosthetic devices.

Faculty

  • Frank Lane, PhD (principal investigator)
  • Margaret Huyck, PhD (co-investigator)

Doctoral Students

  • Kristian Nitsch
  • Alicia Mattox
  • Melissa Troyk

NERD laboratory website


Corporations & Research Foundations

MicroprobesMicroprobes for Life Sciences

  • Martin Bak (bioengineer)

Microprobes for Life Sciences website

SigenicsSigenics, Inc.

  • Philip Troyk, PhD (bioengineer)
  • Glenn DeMichele (electrical engineer)
  • Zhe Hu, PhD (bioengineer)

Sigenics website

Huntington Medical Research InstituteHuntington Medical Research Institutes

  • Doug McCreery, PhD (bioengineer, neuroanatomist)

HMRI website

Alfred Mann FoundationAlfred Mann Foundation

Alfred Mann Foundation website