People

NCAN Leaders
Jonathan Wolpaw, M.D.

NCAN Director
Research Physician
Wadsworth Center
New York State Department of Health

518-473-3631
Gerwin Schalk, Ph.D.

NCAN Deputy Director
Research Scientist
Wadsworth Center
New York State Department of Health

518-486-2559
NCAN Administration
Sue Heckman, MS OT/L, MS Ed.
NCAN Administrator

Wadsworth Center
New York State Department of Health

518-486-4920
Diane M. Ray
Administrative Assistant

Wadsworth Center
New York State Department of Health

518-402-5790
NCAN TR&D Leaders
Dennis McFarland, Ph.D.

TR&D 2 Leader
Research Scientist
Wadsworth Center
New York State Department of Health

518-473-4680
Xiang Yang Chen, Ph.D.

TR&D 1 Leader
Research Scientist
Wadsworth Center
New York State Department of Health

518-486-4916
NCAN Staff
Jonathan Carp, Ph.D.
Research Scientist

Wadsworth Center
New York State Department of Health

518-408-1752
Yi Chen, Ph.D.
Research Scientist

Wadsworth Center
New York State Department of Health

518-474-7993
Lawrence J. Crowther, Ph.D.
Post-Doctoral Associate

Center for Medical Science

518-402-4980
Lynn M. McCane, M.S.
Research Scientist

Wadsworth Center
New York State Department of Health

518-473-0772
Theresa Vaughan, B.A.
Research Scientist

Wadsworth Center
New York State Department of Health

518-486-4911
Collaborators
Anthony L. Ritaccio, M.D., FAAN, FANA

J. Spencer Standish
Professor of Neurology
and Neurosurgery,
Director of Epilepsy
and Human Brain Mapping Program,
Director of Clinical
Neurophysiology Laboratory,
Vice Chairman of
Department of Neurology
Albany Medical College

518-262-5226
Peter Brunner, M.S., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Albany Medical College
Center for Medical Science

518-402-2743
Post-Doctoral Associates
Adriana de Pesters, Ph.D.

Room 2013
Center for Medical Science
150 New Scotland Ave.
Albany, NY 12208

1 (518) 408-2004