Felipe Fregni, MD, PhD, MMSc, MPH, MEd

Director, Laboratory of Neuromodulation
Spalding Rehabilitation Hospital
Associate Professor of Epidemiology
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Associate Professor of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Associate Professor of Neurology

Harvard Medical School

Prof. Fregni is an Associate Professor of Epidemiology at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and an Associate Professor of PM&R at Harvard Medical School. He leads a large clinical research laboratory (Spaulding Neuromodulation Center) that is funded by major NIH grants that are currently investigating techniques to guide and measure neuroplasticity in brain injury. He has been at the forefront of advancing neurorehabilitation science to treat conditions such as stroke, Parkinson’s disease and chronic pain. He holds a MD and PhD from University of Sao Paulo, Brazil and three master’s degrees from Harvard University (two master’s degrees in clinical research from Harvard Medical School and Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and one master’s degree in education from Harvard Graduate School of Education). He has more than 440 peer-reviewed publications and has been leading the international training program Principles and Practice of Clinical Research since its foundation in 2007 with some colleagues from University of Sao Paulo (Dr. Marta Imamura, Dr. Wu Hsing, and Dr. Linamara Battistella).