Joachim Forget


Joachim Forget (김재덕), phd student
Laboratory of Cognitive Neuroscience
Brain-Mind Institute
Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)
Station 19, AI 2102
1015 Lausanne, Switzerland

phone: +41 21 693 1681
fax: +41 21 693 1770

Service des Urgences
BH 06 420
Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois
Rue du Bugnon 46
1012 Lausanne, Switzerland

Research Interests:
Bodily self-consciousness, vestibular research, visual awareness, temporal dynamics of visual perception, neuroimaging techniques.

EEG, ERPs, fMRI, robotics, cognitive psychology, neuropsychology.

MD-PhD Thesis:
“Multisensory and sensorimotor aspects of the self – insights from cognitive science, neurology and virtual reality” at the Laboratory of Cognitive Neuroscience (LNCO), EPFL and Radiology Department, CHUV. Thesis co-directors: Prof. Olaf Blanke and Prof. Reto Meuli, 2010-2013.

Swiss Medical Degree, Swiss Confederation, 2009.

Surgery Basis Exam, FMH, 2009.
Medical Degree, Burgundy University, Dijon, France, 2008
Master Science Degree, Cognitive Science, Ecole Normale Supérieure (ENS), Paris, 2005.

Training :
Resident in Emergency Department (surgical emergencies unit), 2010-
Resident in Visceral Surgery, University Hospitals of Geneva, 2008-2009
Resident in Neurosurgery, University Hospital of Lausanne, 2009-2010


Forget J, Buiatti M, Dehaene S. Temporal Integration in Visual Word Recognition.. J Cogn Neurosci, 22:1054-68, 2010. [WWW] [PDF]

[] Vinckier F, Naccache L, Papeix C, Forget J, Hahn-Barma V, Dehaene S, Cohen L. What and where in word reading: ventral coding of written words revealed by parietal atrophy. J Cogn Neurosci, 18(12):1998–2012, December 2006. [WWW] [PDF].