Training

Advanced TMS course for researchers

By focusing on hands-on training our advanced research courses fit perfectly for everyone who wants to learn TMS the practical way. Our research related courses combine formal lectures with extensive hands-on training guided by experienced specialists.

Course highlights include:

  • TMS-EEG
  • Brain State dependent stimulation (closed-loop EEG/TMS)
  • general experimental approaches with TMS
  • fundamentals on stimulation sites, timing and parameters
  • MEP vs. phosphene vs. other cortical excitability
  • TMS-Neuroimaging
  • Hands-on Training
Individual TMS and MR-guided Neuronavigation

Whether you want to improve you skills in using TMS and/or 3-D Neuronavigation, this training is specifically designed to meet your individual needs. Depending on the experience and the expectations of the participants this training covers the whole range of (navigated) TMS.

Possible content:

  • physical basics of TMS and rTMS
  • general experimental approaches with TMS
  • therapeutic indications of TMS
  • cortical and peripheral applications with magnetic stimulation
  • TMS protocols (rTMS, burst-TMS, paired-pulse, single-pulse)
  • coil positioning strategies
  • finding the motor hotspot
  • determining the motor threshold value
  • setup therapy session
  • safety of TMS
  • introduction into 3D-Neuronavigation