Liebermann, Dario G.

Liebermann, Dario G.
Country
Israel
Bio
Dario G. Liebermann earned a M.Sc. degree in motor control from the Faculty of Applied Sciences at Simon Fraser University (Canada) in 1988 and completed a Ph.D. degree in the Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics at the Weizmann Institute of Sciences (Israel) in 1998, followed by post-doctoral research in clinical motor neuroscience in the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Calgary (Canada; 1999-2000). Since 2000, Prof. Liebermann has been with the Department of Physical Therapy at the Sackler Faculty of Medicine - Tel-Aviv University, Israel, where he served as Director from 2010 to 2014. He is an ad-hoc reviewer and editorial board member of several leading journals and since 2012 he has been Associate Editor of the Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology. He has supervised over 30 graduate students, currently lectures at undergraduate and graduate levels on different aspects of human movement sciences and their practical application in healthy (e.g., elderly, athletes) and patient populations, in both neurological (stroke and dystonia) and orthopedic/musculoskeletal (shoulder and knee) areas. His research focuses on theoretical aspects of human motor control and their applications to motor behavior and motor recovery.