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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Developing a Novel rTMS Intervention for Transdiagnostic Psychosocial Rehabilitation: A Dose-finding Study
Principal Investigator:

Lisa M. McTeague

Location: Charleston, SC
Congressional District Code: 1
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: January 2019 - December 2021
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $0
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


High frequency repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) to left dorsolateral prefrontal cortex (dlPFC) is FDA-approved for the treatment of major depression. The left dlPFC site typically targeted with rTMS is seated in an area of cortex integral to intact higher order cognition (i.e., executive function). The PI has demonstrated that this left dlPFC region is commonly hypoactivated during cognitive tasks across neuropsychiatric disorders. Accordingly, cognitive improvements have been...

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