Deep Brain Stimulation

There are some brain disorders that do not respond to traditional treatments and therapies. Science writer Jamie Talan investigates a new and controversial procedure for the treatment of rare disorders in which electrodes are implanted in the brain with a device similar to a pacemaker. She'll be joined by Dr. Rob Weil, a doctor with dystonia who underwent deep brain stimulation surgery. Jamie Talan's book and the procedure are called Deep Brain Stimulation.


Event: Jamie Talan will be speaking and signing books
Tuesday, March 31 at 7 pm
The Book Revue
313 New York Avenue
Huntington, New York