Steven Schachter

Dr. Steven Schachter is Chief Academic Officer and Program Leader of NeuroTechnology at Boston's Consortia for Improving Medicine with Innovation and Technology (CIMIT) and a Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School (HMS). He is Past President of the American Epilepsy Society. He serves on the Epilepsy Foundation Board of Directors and has directed over 70 research projects involving antiepileptic therapies, published over 200 articles and chapters, compiled the Brainstorms series, which has been distributed to over 150,000 patients and families worldwide in several languages, and edited or written 30 other books on epilepsy and behavioral neurology. Dr. Schachter is the founding editor and editor-in-chief of the medical journals Epilepsy & Behavior and Epilepsy & Behavior Case Reports.

Associated articles

JTEHM, Articles, Published Articles
National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering Point-of-Care Technology Research Network: Advancing Precision Medicine
This Article is Featured in the Special Issue NIH-IEEE POCT 2015 To advance the development of point-of-care technology (POCT), the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering established the POCT Research Network (POCTRN), comprised of Centers that emphasize multidisciplinary partnerships and... Read more
IEEE PULSE, Feature January/February 2014
Accelerating the Innovation Cycle
If ever an industry was in need of both incremental and disruptive innovation, it is today’s health care industry. Realizing the full potential of innovation across the spectrum of health care environments is critical to address the well-documented, emerging global... Read more
OJEMB, Articles
RADxSM Tech: A New Paradigm for MedTech Development Overview of This Special Section
The papers in this special section focuses on the major interrelated components of Rapid Acceleration of Diagnostics (RADxSM) Tech, a National Institutes of Health (NIH)-funded program launched on April 29, 2020 to accelerate development, validation, and commercialization of innovative point-of-care... Read more