Friedhelm Hummel

Friedhelm Hummel

Friedhelm Hummel

Professor | EPFL, Switzerland

Prof. Dr. med. Friedhelm Hummel is a systems neuroscientist and trained neurologist, with more than 15 years of experience in clinical neurology, last as the Vice-Director of the Department of Neurology and Head of BINS laboratory, University Medical Center Hamburg. Since September 2016, he is appointed Full-Professor at the ETH Lausanne (EPFL), Director of the Defitech Chair for Clinical Neuroengineering and Associate Professor at the University Medical Hospital Geneva.

His scientific interests are in the understanding of stroke recovery and healthy aging using multimodal systems neuroscience methods and neuro-technologies for the development of innovative interventional strategies to enhance recovery by means of non-invasive brain stimulation techniques and the combination of neuro-technologies.