Senior Lecturer

Dr. Oded Meiron

Senior Lecturer
Building 905, Room 5, Room 509
Reception Hours
Thursdays, please contact for scheduling

    2003 B.A., Psychology, Hunter College, City University of New York
    2008 M.A., Psychology, Tel Aviv University, Psychology Department
    2011 Ph.D., Psychology, Tel Aviv University, Psychology department, Behavioral Cognitive Neuroscience Ph.D. Program. Title of doctoral dissertation: "Executive Attention Deficits in Schizophrenia: Specific Working Memory Impairments as Indicators of Psychosis severity and Functional Capacity"
    2010–2012 Post-doc Neuroscience fellowship, Bar Ilan University, Department of Psychology, Gonda Multidisciplinary Brain Research Center. Ramat Gan, Israel
    2012-2013 Post-doc Neuroscientist fellowship, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, Division of Experimental Therapeutics, NY, NY, USA

    2004-2007 High school teacher, Israel Board of Education Ramat Gan, Israel
    2007-2008 Clinical Study coordinator, Shalvata Mental Health Center, Hod-Hasharon, Israel
    2008-2010 Psychologist, Educational Psychological Services, Petach Tikva, Israel
    2013-2016 Lecturer, Department of Behavioral Sciences, Ariel University, Ariel, Israel
    2013-present Teaching Fellow, Psychiatry Department, The Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel
    2013-present Head of Electrophysiology & Neurocognition lab, Clinical Research Center for Brain Sciences, Herzog Medical Center Jerusalem, Israel
    2017-present Director of the Non-invasive Brain Stimulation clinic, Herzog Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    2018 -present: Head of Neuromodulation treatment and Neurocognitive testing, NeuroMindSet Clinic-Net, Netanya, Israel. The clinic focuses on treating neurological and psychiatric disorders using transcranial direct stimulation with Neurorehabilitation (Occupational therapy, physiotherapy, and psychotherapy health-professionals ).
    2021 (October) – present: Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Education, Neuroeducation Graduate Program, Bar-Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel.


    1. Meiron, O., Lavidor, M. (2013). Unilateral prefrontal direct current stimulation effects are modulated by working memory load and gender. Brain Stimulation 6; 40-47.
    2. Meiron, O., Hermesh, H., Katz, N., & Weizman, A. (2013). Executive attention deficits in schizophrenia: putative mandatory and differential cognitive pathology domains in medicated schizophrenia patients. Psychiatry Research 209; 1-8
    3. Meiron O., Lavidor, M., (2013). Bilateral Transcranial Alternating Current Stimulation (tACS) of the Dorsolateral Prefrontal Cortex Enhances Verbal Working Memory and Promotes Episodic Memory After-effects. In Working Memory: Developmental Differences, Component Processes and Improvement Mechanisms. St Clair-Thompson, H., (Ed), Nova Science Publishers, NY.
    4. Meiron O., and Lavidor, M., (2014). Prefrontal oscillatory stimulation modulates access to cognitive control references in retrospective metacognitive commentary. Clinical Neurophysiology,125;77-82.
    5. Jaul, E., Meiron, O., & Menczel, J. (2016). The Effect of Pressure Ulcers on the Survival in Patients with Advanced Dementia and Comorbidities. Experimental Aging Research, 42(4), 382-389.
    6. Meiron O, Rosset E, Braw Y. (2017). Putative Neurocognitive Marker for Early Non-Salient Accelerated Cognitive Decline in Older Adults. In Horizons in Neuroscience Research Vol 26. Costa A, Villalba E, (Ed). Nova Science Publishers, NY.
    7. Jaul E, Meiron O. (2017). Dementia and pressure ulcers: Is there a close pathophysiological interrelation?" J Alzheimer's Dis; 56(3): 861-866.
    8. Meiron O, Jaul E (2017). Paroxysmal theta power reactivity is related to survival in anoxic vegetative state patients. Clinical Neurophysiology, 128: 1255-57.
    Curriculum Vitae
    9. Jaul E, Rosenzweig, JP, Meiron O (2017). Survival rate and pressure ulcer prevalence in patients with and without dementia: a retrospective study. Journal of Wound Care, 28(7): 400-403.
    10. Jaul E, and Meiron O (2017). Systemic and Disease-Specific Risk Factors in Vascular Dementia: Diagnosis and Prevention. Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience, 9: 333, doi: 10.3389/fnagi.2017.00333
    11. Meiron O, Gale R, Namestnic J, Bennet-Back O, David J, Gebodh N, Adair D, Esmaeilpour Z, Bikson M. (2018). High-Definition Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation in early onset epileptic encephalopathy: a case study. Brain Injury, 32(1) 135–143.
    12. Meiron O, David J, Dynovisz A, Moskovits B, Jaul E. (2018). Identifying functional EEG responses associated with awareness in anoxic vegetative-state patients. Israel Medical Association Journal, IMAG, 157(7) 435-441.
    13. Meiron O, Namestic J, David J, Dynovisz A, Gale R. (2018). Age-Dependent Changes in Spike Frequency Putatively Predate Epileptic Foci Formation in Neonatal Epileptic Encephalopathy. Biomed J Sci & Tech Res, DOI: 10.26717/BJSTR.2018.08.001614
    14. Jaul E, Factor H, Karni S, Schiffmiller T, Meiron O (2019). Spasticity and dementia increase the risk of pressure ulcers. Int Wound J.
    15. Meiron O, Gale R, Namestnic J, Bennet-Back O, Gebodh N, Esmaeilpour Z, Mandzhiyev V and Bikson M (2019). Antiepileptic Effects of a Novel Non-invasive Neuromodulation Treatment in a Subject With Early-Onset Epileptic Encephalopathy: Case Report With 20 Sessions of HD-tDCS Intervention. Front. Neurosci. 13:547. doi: 10.3389/fnins.2019.00547
    16. Ankri, Y . L.E., Braw, Y. , Luboshits, G., & Meiron, O. (2020). The Effects of Stress and Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS) on Working Memory: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Cognitive, Affective, and Behavioral Neuroscience. doi:10.3758/s13415-019-00755-7.
    17. Jacobsen, S. Meiron, O. Salomon, DY, Kraizler, N, Factor, H, Jaul, E, , Ezra Tsur, E. (2020). Integrated Development Environment for EEG-driven Cognitive-
    Curriculum Vitae
    Neuropsychological Research. IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine. (8); 2200208. https://doi:10.1109/JTEHM.2020.2989768
    18. Tzur R, David M, Barron J, Jaul E, Meiron O. (2020). Prefrontal cortex transcranial direct-current stimulation putatively enhances electroencephalography classification resolution of binary responses in a minimal conscious state patient, Clinical Neurophysiology, (131); 2148–2149.
    19. Meiron O, Barron J, David J, Jaul E. (2021). Neural reactivity parameters of awareness predetermine one-year survival in patients with disorders of consciousness. Brain Injury, 18:1-7. https://doi:10.1080/02699052.2021.1879398.
    20. Jaul E, Meiron O. (2021). Advanced Dementia: Brain-state Characteristics and Clinical Indicators of Early Mortality. J Alzheimer's Dis. 81(3): 933-941.
    21. Meiron O, Ezra Tsur E, Factor H, Jacobsen S, Salomon DY, Kraizler N, Jaul E. (2021). Left-prefrontal alpha-dynamics predict executive working-memory functioning in elderly people. Cognitive Neuroscience. DOI:10.1080/17588928.2021.1911977
    22. Meiron O. David J. Yaniv A. (2021). Left prefrontal transcranial direct-current stimulation reduces symptom-severity and acutely enhances working memory in schizophrenia. Neuroscience Letters. 755: 2135912.


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    Last Updated Date : 12/10/2023