Language as a window into Parkinson’s disease

Estela, Klaus, and Miloslav are elderly adults from the outskirts of Medellín, Berlin, and Prague, respectively. Along with more than six million people, they suffer from Parkinson’s disease, a brain disorder that progressively disrupts specific brain networks and causes problems with movement—such as shaking, stiffness, and difficulty with walking—as well as varied cognitive symptoms, such […]

What can neurolinguistics bring to clinic practice? (in Spanish)

A lateral thinking exercise applied to language in Parkinson’s disease and primary progressive aphasias. A brilliant and innovative exercise to consider in clinical practice. You can read the full article, in Spanish, here. Un ejercicio de pensamiento lateral aplicado al lenguaje en la enfermedad de Parkinson y las afasias progresivas primarias. Un ejercicio brillante e […]

Raúl Echegoyen

Raúl Echegoyen holds an MBA from the University of Cambridge (UK). He is a co-founder and the CEO of Sigmind, a start-up leveraging neuroscience and artificial intelligence to improve the detection and monitoring of mental health disorders. With a background in Materials Engineering (M.Sc.Eng), he previously managed both technical and business development projects in the […]

Facundo Carrillo

Facundo Carrillo earned his Ph. D. in Computer Science (Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina). He holds the chair of Natural Language Processing (NLP) in the Master’s in Data Science at Universidad de San Andrés (Argentina), and he serves as Assistant Researcher at CONICET, in a joint appointment with the Institute of Computer Science at Universidad […]

Adolfo M. García

Adolfo García, Ph.D., specializes in the neuroscience of language and communication. He serves as Director of the Cognitive Neuroscience Center (Universidad de San Andrés, Argentina), Senior Atlantic Fellow at the Global Brain Health Institute (University of California, San Francisco), Associate Researcher at Universidad de Santiago de Chile, honorary member of the Center of Cognitive Neuroscience […]