for Functional Brain Imaging
& Learning Research (LFBI-LR)
Prof. Avi Karni M.D., Ph.D.
David Manor, M.D., Ph.D. – senior researcher, also at the
fMRI unit, C. Sheba Medical Center.
Maria Korman, Ph.D.- Daytime sleep effects on motor memory
consolidation (combined post-doctoral fellowship with J. Doyon, U.
Shosi Dorfberger - Motor Sequence learning and memory
consolidation before and after puberty.
Semion Rozanov, M.D. - EMG changes in Motor Sequence
Michael Inspector, M.D. - Prosody effects in the auditory
David Hecht - Multi-sensory
enhancement of perception and cognition.
Orit Elion - Non-volitional skill
learning: balance and posture (co-mentored by T. Weiss, Occupational
Itamar Sela - Balance and posture
in Parkinson's disease.
Limor Lavie - Monaural auditory
training in the elderly (co-mentored by Y. Attias, Communications
Orly Fox- Motor sequence learning in ADHD – methyl-phenidate
effects on motor memory (co-mentored by E. Adi-Japha, Bar Ilan U.).
Shani Waidergoren- Recollection and famillairity in remote
memory (co-mentor with A. Gilboa, Psychology).
Rinatia Maaravi - Learning by looking: can mirror neurons be
involved in motor sequence learning.
MA students (Learning Disabilities Department and individual study
Anat Attia- Effects of mixed versus unmixed practice on
memory and transfer.
Rim Halabi - Transfer of motor skill between hands in left
and right handed schoolchildren.
Ze'ev Cohen- Balance in children with reading disability.
Bar Zohar- Finger counting and the number line orientation.
Reem Dalashe - Linguistic training effects in kindergarten
on reading acquisition.
Rachel Tibi- Interference by arithmetic on learning finger
movements (co-mentored by Z. Eviatar, Psychology).
Yael Gogol- Auditory priming by prosody and speaker's gender.
Dorit Taragin- Choosing methylphenidate therapy using a
double-blind test (co-mentored by E. Tirosh, Bnei Zion Medical
Zofit Vatabo- Methylphenidate effect on drawing in children
with ADHD (co-mentored by E. Tirosh, Bnei Zion Medical Center).
Hila Kaner- Acquisition of multiplication facts by listening.
Bashara Awaad - Auditory plasticity after cochlear
implantation ((co-mentored by Y. Attias, Communications Disorders).
Ella Gabitov- lateralization and inter-hemispheric transfer
of knowledge of a motor sequence (fMRI study).
Carmit Gal- Teaching a motor sequence by proxy: mirror
Revital Dotan- Sleep parameters affecting motor memory
Lilach Eshtamker- Gait in familial dystonia: practiced vs.
non- practiced forms
(co-mentored by N. Giladi, TAU Medical School).
Michal Levi- Primary reflexes in adult dyslexics.
Naama Ravhon - Night-time exposure to light, effects on blood
with A. Haim).
Anbar Bloch- finger indication by numbers or letters: effect
on opposition sequence learning.
Anava Gazov (M.A., Magna cum Laude);
Tali Lavie (M.A.);
Eyal Zioni (M.A.);
Rinatia Ma'aravi (M.A.);
Michal Weizmann (M.A.);
Avital Toviana (M.A.);
Orly Pearlson (M.A.);
Noga Pinchuk (M.A.);
Avital Toviana (M. Sc., Magna cum Laude);
Orly Fox (M.A.);
Dr. Sara Ferman- Currently post-doctoral fellow at the
Department of Communication disorders, TAU).
Dr. Daphna Ari-Even Roth- Currently junior faculty member at
the Department of
Communication disorders, TAU).
Meirav Balas, (Ph.D.)- Currently post-doctoral fellow at the
University of Paris.