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Brain-Machine Interface Studies

Assessment of Candidates and Design Considerations for Neuroprosthetic Devices for Individuals with Chronic Spinal Cord Injury


To develop a screening protocol to determine if subjects would be candidates for neuroprosthetics to restore movement in the hand.



C5 Motor Complete, traumatic spinal cord injury; > 1 year post-injury, < 15 years post-injury; 18-50 yrs old.



16 visits over a 3-4 week period for 2 hours each assessment visit.


Enrollment Open Until

December 2018


Principal Investigator/Contact

Dr. Abhishek Prasad/Letitia Fisher