Fumiko Hoeft, MD, PhD - Contact Information

Fumiko Hoeft, MD, PhD

Title: Associate Professor of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Director of Laboratory for Educational Neuroscience (LENS)


Keio University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan, MD, PhD

Postgraduate Training:

Keio University of Medicine, Department of Neuropsychiatry (clinical training); Harvard, UCLA, Caltech (research training); Stanford University, Department of Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience with Professor John Gabrieli (postdoc).

Educational Expertise:

Neuroimaging methods and application, cognitive neuroscience (general, developmental, educational, clinical).

Research Areas:

Genetic and behavioral influences on children's brain development; investigation of neuroimaging as a biomarker; brain basis of neurodevelopment and its disorders; development of training and intervention paradigms to enhance and remediate cognitive functions.

Other Titles:
Research Scientist, Haskins Laboratory, Yale University
Visiting Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Stanford University School of Medicine
Adjunct Lecturer, Department of Neuropsychiatry, Keio University School of Medicine


Neuroimaging, Cognitive Neuroscience, Neurodevelopment, Dyslexia, Autism.

Campus Location: Parnassus

Publications on PubMed »

Brain Laboratory for Educational Neuroscience (BrainLENS)


Leadership in research, education, psychiatric care and public service