Press

LIke ThisLIke ThisLIke ThisLIke ThisLIke This

Our music research was recently featured on NPR's Morning Edition and All Things Considered as part of the Brain Matters Series. You can listen to the story here!

Our dyslexia research was also featured in the Brain Matters Series. You can listen to that story here!

Our recent PLOS ONE publication also received a lot of press coverage. Here are some of the articles:

Press Release

Vector

Medical News Today

Science World Report

PsychCentral

RedOrbit

The Independent

Science Daily

NY Daily News


The International Dyslexia association (IDA) also featured our work on their website.


Nadine Gaab was featured in Science. They profiled Nadine, her career, and the translational nature of the research conducted in the Gaab Lab.

Fox News


Select additional press coverage has included:

Fall 2009 -- Vector magazine

Making brain research child's play: Imagine getting an active, energetic 4- to 6-year-old to separate from her mother and climb into a scary machine that encases her head and makes weird noises. Then imagine asking her to lie completely still, in near darkness, for 45 minutes or more while concentrating on a series of mental tasks. Normally, children this young must be sedated for functional MRI studies, which give scientists a glimpse of the brain at work by measuring shifts in blood flow and oxygenation. Children's researchers Nora Raschle and Nadine Gaab, PhD have found a fun way to image very young children without the use of sedation. Read more.

February 2008 -- CHB DREAM magazine

From bench to bedside to classroom: Gaab is part of a growing body of scientists who find that neuroscience is sadly estranged from real-life applications and want to bridge this gap. As part of a burgeoning field called neuro-education, Gaab is opening channels of communication between cognitive neuroscience and the education system by taking what she discovers in the lab and bringing it into local classrooms to share with teachers, who can then incorporate her discoveries into their curricula. Read more.

December 2007 -- Scientific Learning

Sound Training Rewires Dyslexic Children's Brains For Reading: A very recently published brain-imaging study suggests that children with developmental dyslexia struggle with reading because their brains do not process fast-changing sounds properly. Moreover the study found that with the help of computerized sound training, the children with developmental dyslexia were able to literally rewire their brain. This resulted in more accurate sound processing and hence better language and reading. Read more.

November 5, 2007 -- NPR

Interview with Nadine Gaab: Some children with dyslexia struggle to read because their brains aren't properly wired to process fast-changing sounds. A new study finds that sound training via computer exercises can literally rewire the brains of these children and improve their reading skills. Here to discuss the study is Nadine Gaab, the Principle Investigator at the Laboratory of Cognitive Neuroscience at Boston Children's Hospital, and an assistant professor of pediatrics at Harvard.

Spotlight: The Gaab Lab was on the front page of the Boston Globe. The newspaper featured an article about our Infant MRI study.

Request an Appointment

If this is a medical emergency, please dial 9-1-1. This form should not be used in an emergency.

Patient Information
Date of Birth:
Contact Information
Appointment Details
Send RequestIf you do not see the specialty you are looking for, please call us at: 617-355-6000.International visitors should call International Health Services at +1-617-355-5209.
Please complete all required fields

This department is currently not accepting appointment requests online. Please call us at: 617-355-6000. International +1-617-355-6000.

This department is currently not accepting appointment requests online. Please call us at: 617-355-6000. International +1-617-355-6000.

Thank you.

Your request has been successfully submitted

You will be contacted within 1 business day.

If you have questions or would like more information, please call:

617-355-6000 +1-617-355-6000
close
Find a Doctor
Search by Clinician's Last Name or Specialty:
Select by Location:
Search by First Letter of Clinician's Last Name: *ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ
BrowseSearch
Condition & Treatments
Search for a Condition or Treatment:
Show Items Starting With: *ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ
View allSearch
Locations
The future of pediatrics will be forged by thinking differently, breaking paradigms and joining together in a shared vision of tackling the toughest challenges before us.”
- Sandra L. Fenwick, President and CEO
Close