Movement Disorders CentreWestern University

Former Team Members

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Former Post-Doctoral and Clinical Neurology Fellows

  1. Dr. Mehri Salari / Neurology Research 2017
  2. Dr. Niraj Kumar / CNS Movement Disorders Fellowship 2016 - 2017
  3. Dr. Sara Memar / Computer Sciences 2015 - 2017
  4. Dr. Phil Rizek / CNS Movement Disorders Fellowship 2016
  5. Dr. Hadi Varfadar / Mechanical and Materials Engineer 2013 - 2016
  6. Dr. Mehdi Delrobaei / Electrical and Robotic Engineer 2012 - 2015
  7. Dr. Suresh Menon / CNS Movement Disorders Fellowship 2015
  8. Dr. Jihad Muglan  / CNS Movement Disorders Fellowship 2015
  9. Dr. Ruba Baamer  / CNS Movement Disorders Fellowship 2014
  10. Dr. Fariborz Rahimi /Electrical and Robotic Engineer 2010 - 2013
  11. Dr. Tushar Das / Computational Neuroscience and Physicist 2010-2013
  12. Dr. Dorian Aur / Computational Neuroscience 2011-2012
  13. Dr. Yahia Mohammed / CNS Movement Disorders Fellowship 2010-2012
  14. Dr. Hrishikesh Kumar / CNS Movement Disorders Fellowship 2008-2010
  15. Dr. Mircea Chelaru / CNS Movement Disorders 2006-2007
  16. Dr. Dan Mendonca /Clinical Neurological Sciences
  17. Dr. Krishe Menezes / CNS Movement Disorders 2004-2006
  18. Dr. Ahmed Attar / CNS Movement Disorders 2005
  19. Dr. Ravi Varma / CNS Movement Disorders 2004
  20. Dr. Mircea Chelaru / CNS Movement Disorders 2002-2004
  21. Dr. Mary Jenkins / CNS Movement Disorders 2002-2003
  22. Dr. Christopher Hyson / CNS Movement Disorders 2001-2002

Former Clinical Researchers

Lauren Tindale (2015-2017) dystonia study
Asha Parekh (2016-2017) dystonia study
Navid Baktash (2013-2015) OBI neurodegenerative study

 

Graduated with Ph.D.

  1. Dr. Angela Roberts / Speech Pathology
  2. Dr. Salam RI Gabran / Electrical Engineering Waterloo (co-supervision)
  3. Dr. Arash Fomani / Electrical Engineering Waterloo (co-supervision)
  4. Dr. Sakineh Akram / Kinesiology (co-supervision)
  5. Dr. Allison Page / Speech sciences (co-supervision)
  6. Dr. Quincy Almeida / Kinesiology (co-supervision)
  7. Dr. Alan Adkin / Kinesiology Waterloo (co-supervision)
  8. Dr. Andrew Johnson / Psychology (co-supervision)

Graduated with M.Sc

  1. Marcus Pieterman / Physiology & Pharmacology
  2. Olivia Samotus / Neuroscience
  3. Greydon Gilmore / Neuroscience
  4. Nahal Farhani / Neuroscience (co-supervised by Dr. Rajakumar)
  5. Kristina Ognjanovic / Neuroscience
  6. Danielle Bell Boucher / Neuroscience
  7. Nelson Andres / Computer Science (co-supervised by Dr. Katchbaw)
  8. Ishtiaque Hossain (co-supervision)
  9. Andreas Garcia / Computer Science (co-supervision)
  10. Allison Fenney (co-supervision)
  11. Kayla Abrahms (co-supervision)
  12. Marco Ghassemi (co-supervision)
  13. Sara Lemieux (co-supervision)
  14. Allison Page / Speech sciences (co-supervision)

 Other Team Members

  1. Cherry Liu (2016) helped on the Parkinson mobility study
  2. Bryce Paxton (2017)worked on the MS study
  3. Mitchell Adamson (2015-2017)worked on the Parkinson freezing of gait study
  4. Angeline Hong (2015-2016)worked on the Parkinson speech study
  5. Jenny Zheng (2016)worked on the Parkinson speech study
  6. Eisha Gupta (2016)worked on the Parkinson chart review project
  7. Eun Lee (2016)worked on the Parkinson chart review project
  8. Vivian An (2016)worked on the Parkinson mobility study
  9. Kevin Ly (2016)worked on the Parkinson mobility study
  10. Leena Haelim Kim (2016)worked on the Parkinson mobility study
  11. Maham Bushra (2016)worked on the Parkinson mobility study
  12. Arshiya Merchant (2016) worked on the Parkinson mobility study
  13. Tyler Stratton (2013-2016) worked on the mobility project
  14. Caleb Dartch (2015) worked on the mobility project
  15. Alia Tewari (2015) completed her 4th-year thesis with the research team
  16. Stephanie Tran (2013-2015) worked with the research team on the DBS project
  17. Amir Mohseni (2014-2015) incomplete PhD project
  18. Mallory Jackman (2013-2015) worked on the focal dystonia project
  19. Billy Xian (2012-2013) focused on analyzing data from the freezing of gait studies
  20. Morgan Hall (2012) Training program for navigation in a virtual reality environment
  21. Carina Bee (2010-2012) Kinematic recordings of in-home mobility and tremor project
  22. Priya Bapat (2010-2012) Treatment for tremor in Parkinson disease
  23. Garett Kapp (2009-2010) Virtual Reality based navigation in Parkinson disease
  24. Vedran Vujcic (2009-2010) Virtual Reality based navigation in Parkinson disease
  25. Swati Nikumb (2008) Electrophysiology recordings and preliminary data analysis
  26. Charu Prasad (2007-2008) Electrophysiology recordings and preliminary data analysis
  27. Dalei Wong (2005) Development of thin film technology
  28. Natasha Sardesai (2003) Wearing off tool on the assessment of Parkinson’s disease
  29. Renuka Singarayer (2002) Motor programming in Parkinson’s disease
  30. Chris Knight (2001) Gait and Posture in Parkinson’s disease
  31. Haroon Iqbal (1999-2001) Literature review
  32. Christopher Birtch (1999-2000) Video monitoring of patients with movement disorders