Dr Faisal Mushtaq

University Academic Fellow in Health Engineering. Faisal’s expertise lie in combining principles from cognitive science and state-of-art surgical technologies to improve intraoperative performance in a variety of disciplines including; Laparoscopic, Robotic, Ophthalmic and Dental Surgery. His laboratory-based work involves using electroencephalogram and kinematic recordings to delineate sub-optimal cognitive and motor decision-making. He currently co-ordinates the Cognitive Research Informed Surgical Techniques at Leeds Group ( His research has been supported by the Wellcome Trust, British Psychological Society, Leeds NHS Teaching Hospitals Trust and the Nuffield Foundation.

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Twitter: @faisalmushtaq

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