Kerstin Spielmann

 

Session Title:

Non-invasive Brain Stimulation:  Opening up New Horizons in Neurorehabilitation

Biography:

Kerstin Spielmann finished her study in Neuropsychology in 2013, at the Maastricht University in the Netherlands. In the same year, she started her PhD in the Rotterdam Neurorehabilitation team (RoNeRes); this is a collaboration between Rijndam Rehabilitation Institute and the department of Rehabilitation medicine of the Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam. For her project, she is running a mulit-centre randomized clinical trial to investigate the effectiveness of Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS) in the sub-acute phase of aphasia.