Panel of Funding Officers

We are honored to have a panel of Program Officers from different governmental agencies on Tuesday, May 22 from 19:30-20:30 in Merrill Hall. The Program Officers and the agencies they represent are listed below.

The panel will provide a brief intro and some little-known facts about their agencies.  If you have brief, non-specific questions that you would like the panel to address, please email them by May 10th.

The panel is coordinated by David E. Thompson, Ph.D., Assistant Professor at Kansas State University.

National Institutes of Health (NIH), National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)

Area of interest: Neural engineering with emphases in neuroprostheses, neuromodulation, brain-computer interface (BCI) devices, prosthetic control, and neural interface technology development

Nick B. Langhals, Ph.D.
Program Director for Neural Engineering
Team Lead for BRAIN and SPARC

NIH, National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders

Areas of interest:  Biomedical engineering, neural prostheses, tinnitus

Roger Miller, Ph.D.

Program Director for Neural Prosthesis Development
Program Coordinator, Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR)/ Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR)

Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)

Al Emondi, Ph.D.
Program Manager, Biological Technologies Office

Thank you to the 2018 BCI Meeting sponsors