Born 1952, Tel-Aviv
M.D., Ph.D. 1984, Technion
Lect 1991; Sen. Lect 1995
Assoc. Prof. 1998. Prof. 2004
Field of study
Physiology and Pathophysiology of the Basal Ganglia, Learning and Movement Control
1. The neural networks of reinforcement learning
2. Neuronal activity in the basal ganglia of tremulous and non-tremulous Parkinsonian primates.
3. Functional connectivity in the basal ganglia-thalamo-cortical circuits.
Multiple micro electrode recording from behaving animals.
Statistical analysis of parallel spike trains.
Simulations of large neural networks.
MPTP induced experimental Parkinson’s disease.