Институт за медицинска истраживања



Evaluation of the effectiveness of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) over premotor cortical targets for the treatment of dystonia (Bilateral project)

Bilateral Scientific Collaboration: Scientific cooperation between Republic of Serbia and Republic of France – Programme “Pavle Savić” 2010-2011

Project Leader from Serbia: Saša Filipović, MD PhD, IMR

Project Leader from France: Prof. Jean-Pascal Lefaucheur, MD PhD, EA 4391 (Excitabilité Nerveuse et Thérapeutique), Université Paris 12

CATs, Collaboration of Aphasia Trialists (COST Actions)

The collaboration’s aim is to foster collaboration in aphasia treatment research across Europe. It will have as one of the end products a tool (a battery of tests) for aphasia assessment adapted and validated for use across Europe in various languages and cultures.

Action Lead: Glasgow Caledonian University NMAHP Research Unit, Glasgow, United Kingdom, Professor Marian Brady, PhD.

Participants from IMR:

  • Saša Filipović, MD PhD, Executive Committee memeber, Managing Committee member for Serbia.
  • Јаsminа Vuksanović, PhD, Managing Committee member for Serbia
  • Jovana Bjekić, MSci, Working Group member.

Project No.: EU – ISCH COST Action IS1208, 2013-2017, (http://www.cost.eu/COST_Actions/isch/Actions/IS1208 ; http://www.aphasiatrials.org/ ).

PAIC, Pain Assessment in Patients with Impaired Cognition, especially Dementia (COST Actions)

The collaboration will have as an end product a clinical bedside tool for pain assessment in patients with dementia and cognitive impairments (PAIC). The PAIC tool is aimed to be adapted and validated for use across Europe in order to facilitate common research and to be used in clinical/health care settings.

Action Lead: University of Bamberg, Physiological Psychology, Bamberg, Germany, Professor Stefan Lautenbacher, PhD.

Participant from IMR: Saša Filipović, MD PhD, Managing Committee member for Serbia.

Project No.: EU – ISCH COST Action TD1005, 2011-2015, (http://www.cost.eu/COST_Actions/isch/Actions/TD1005 ; http://www.cost-td1005.net/ ).

Non-invasive modulation of cortical excitability and plasticity – Non-invasive neuromodulation of the CNS in the study of physiological mechanisms, diagnosis and treatment. (National project)

Project Leader: Saša Filipović, MD PhD – IMR

Ministry for Education, Science, and Technological Development of Republic of Serbia – Project Grant ON175012, 2011-2017