Maryam Ghaleh, Ph.D. is a Health Program Specialist within the NIH BRAIN initiative. Prior to joining the NIH, Dr. Ghaleh was a postdoctoral researcher at Georgetown University Medical Center, where her work focused on investigating the neural correlates of language and other cognitive functions, their impairments in stroke survivors, and post-stroke neural plasticity, using neuroimaging and neuromodulation methods. Before her postdoctoral fellowship, she worked as a Clinical Research Associate at Soterix Medical Inc., on a brain stimulation clinical trial for aphasia rehabilitation. Dr. Ghaleh received a Bachelor's degree in Translation Sciences From Payam Noor University (Iran) in 2006, a Master's degree in Linguistics/Neurolinguistics from Ferdowsi University of Mashhad (Iran) in 2009, and a Ph.D. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from the University of Canterbury in 2015 (New Zealand).
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