Dr. Firas Mawase

The Neurorehabilitation and Sensorimotor Neuroscience Laboratory

Phone 077-8871204
Email mawasef@technion.ac.il
Office Silver Building, Room 146
Link to Lab https://www.mawase-lab.com

CV

  • 2014 PhD Department of Biomedical Engineering, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Israel
  • 2010 MSc magna cum laude Biomedical Engineering, Ben Gurion University in the Negev, Israel
  • 2009 BSc summa cum laude Biomedical Engineering, Ben Gurion University in the Negev, Israel
  • 2018 - Assistant Professor, Faculty of Biomedical Engineering, Technion, Israel
  • 2014-2018 - Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehavilitation and Neuroscience, John Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
  • 2013-2014 - Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Israel
  • 2013 - Visiting Researcher, Department of Clinical and Movement Neurosciences, UCL, London
  • 2013 - Visiting Researcher, Rehabilitation Institution of Chicago (RIC) and Department of Physiology, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL, USA
  • Deciphering the mechanisms that determine extent of recovery following stroke
  • Formation of motor memories: Adaptation, skill and habit
  • Neuroplasticity following motor practice
  • Algorithms for neuroprosthetic control