TEDxUF Talk on Deep Brain Stimulation

Drs. Okun and Foote at TedxUF

Watch “How to Control the Brain

The human brain is a supercomputer with networks that control the various functions that make us who we are, and allow us to do what we do. When brain circuits malfunction, debilitating motor and behavioral symptoms may emerge. Direct electrical modulation of malfunctioning brain circuits has tremendous potential to alleviate human suffering in dramatic and sometimes surprising ways.