Philip Koshy is a Functional Brain Mapping Technician and Neuromodulation Technician at the NeuroCognitive Institute. In his functional brain mapping role, he administers, scores and generate reports from the neurodiagnostic test data with pediatric through geriatric patients. He is responsible for analyzing the functional brain mapping data and preparing these datasets for interpretation. As a Neuromodulation technician, he uses neurofeedback and other forms of neuromodulation to help treat patients at NCI with cognitive, neuropsychiatric and neurobehavioral disorders.
Before joining NCI, Phil studied implicit, unconscious learning in humans using transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) in the Behavioral Neurology Unit, part of the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke at the National Institutes of Health.
Training, Academic Affiliations and Professional Activities
Phil earned his Bachelor of Arts in Biology with a Minor in Psychology from Swarthmore College in 2012.
He is passionate about destigmatizing mental illness especially in the South Asian-American community and volunteers as a facilitator for monthly support group meetings of South Asian-Americans with mental illness and their caretakers. The support group is organized by SAMHAJ, a group within National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) NJ, which provides support, education and advocacy for South Asians affected by mental illness.