Gabriele Miceli was born in Rome, Italy, in 1950. He received the M.D. degree (summa cum laude) from the Università Cattolica, Rome, Italy in 1974. He was board-certified summa cum laude in neurology (1978) and psychiatry (1983) and worked as a Research Physician (1976–1990) and as an Associate Professor of neurology (1991–2006) at the Department of Clinical Neurosciences of the Università Cattolica. He also worked at the Behavioral Unit and at the Psychology Service of the Boston VA Hospital, Mass, USA (1980-1981) and collaborated with the Cognitive Science Department of Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Md, USA (1984–1990) and with the Cognitive Neuropsychology Laboratory of Harvard University, Mass, USA (1995 till now), where he visited regularly as an Associate. Since 2006, he has been a Full Professor of neurology at the Center for Mind/Brain Sciences of the University of Trento, Italy where he is a Clinical Director of the Center for Neurocognitive Rehabilitation. He is mainly interested in mind/brain relationships, with emphasis on language (neuroimaging investigations in cognitively unimpaired subjects and in brain-damaged individuals; anatomoclinical correlates in neurological subjects), and in the mechanisms underlying the recovery of cognitive processes following brain damage. He is a Member of the Editorial Board of Brain and Language, Cognitive Neuropsychology and Reading and Writing: An Interdisciplinary Journal and is in the review panels of scientific foundations (in France and Canada).
Biography Updated on 19 November 2010