Dan Rizzuto, Ph.D.
CEO | Nia Therapeutics, Inc.
Dan Rizzuto, PhD, is CEO at Nia Therapeutics, where he is developing deep brain
stimulation therapies for patients with memory disorders. Dan developed Nia's
core technology at the University of Pennsylvania as part of the DARPA Restoring
Active Memory (RAM) project. He completed his doctorate in systems
neuroscience and human memory at Brandeis University, his postdoctoral training in brain-machine
interfaces at Caltech, and was the recipient of the 2015 Neurotechnology Researcher of the Year award
from Neurotech Reports.
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