Perilesional and motor cortex (M1) transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) effects on brain language function in post-stroke aphasia

Investigates the neural mechanisms of two stimulation sites in aphasia using intrascanner tDCS and functional magnetic resonance imaging.

Chief investigators: A/Prof Marcus Meinzer, Professor David Copland, Professor Katie McMahon, Professor Greg de Zubicaray

tDCS effects on learning ability in ageing and mild cognitive impairment (MCI)

Investigates long-term effects of multisession tDCS on learning and cognition in ageing and MCI.

Chief investigators: A/Prof Marcus Meinzer, Professor David Copland, Professor Matti Laine, Professor Gerard Byrne, Dr kana Appadurai , Mr Garon Perceval

High-definition tDCS effect on theory of mind

Assesses potential positive effects of tDCS on social cognition in healthy young and older individuals using a novel type of focal brain stimulation.

Chief investigators: A/Prof Marcus Meinzer, Dr Andrew, Martin, Mr Garon Perceval