2015 Conference

Faculty 2015

ACRM 2015 Annual Conference Faculty

 

ACRM is pleased to present the distinguished faculty of the 92nd Annual Conference, Progress in Rehabilitation Research (PIRR).

 

INSTRUCTIONAL COURSE FACULTY

SYMPOSIA FACULTY

POSTER FACULTY Coming Soon!

 

INSTRUCTIONAL COURSE FACULTY

 

Naghma Ahmed, PT, CDT
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX

Samantha Backhaus, PhD
Rehabilitation Hospital of Indiana
Indianapolis, IN

Deborah Backus, PT, PhD, FACRM
Shepherd Center
Atlanta, GA

Tamilyn Bakas, PhD, RN, FAHA, FAAN
Indiana University School of Nursing
Indianapolis, IN

Laura Balcer, MD, MSCE
NYU School of Medicine
New York, NY

Barbara E. Bates, MD, MBA
Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Albany, NY

Jason M. Beneciuk, PT, PhD, MPH
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL

Thomas F. Bergquist, PhD
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

Karen Besterman-Dahan
VA – HSR&D CINDRR, Tampa
Tampa, FL

Pamela Rogers Bosch, PT, DPT, PhD
Northern Arizona University
Phoenix, AZ

Lisa Brenner, PhD
Department of Veterans Affairs
Denver, CO

D.J. Brown, MA, BMedSci, BM, BS, MCEM
National Health Service
Mark Cross, East Sussex United Kingdom

Meredith Budai
Kennedy Krieger Institute
Baltimore, MD

Julie Cagney, PT, DPT
Kennedy Krieger Institute
Baltimore, MD

Michelle Camicia, MSN, CRRN, CCM
Kaiser Foundation Rehabilitation Center
Vallejo, CA

Chih-Hung Chang, PhD
Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago
Chicago, IL

Alison M. Cogan, MA, OTR/L
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA

Stephanie A. Combs-Miller, PT, PhD, NCS
University of Indianapolis
Indianapolis, IN

Theresa T. Crocker, PhD, MS, RD
USF Health Byrd Alzheimer’s Institute
Tampa, FL

Peggy Dellea, MS, OT/L
Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital
Charlestown, MA

Tara Denham, PT, MA
Rusk Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine, NYU Langone Medical Center
New York, NY

Anne Deutsch, RN, PhD
RTI International
Naperville, IL

Marcel P.J.M. Dijkers, PhD, FACRM
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Berkley, MI

Michael J. Ellis, MD, FRCSC
Pan Am Concussion Program
Winnipeg, MB Canada

Nicholas Evans, MHS, ACSM-CES
Shepherd Center
Atlanta, GA

Rez Farid, MD
University of Missouri
Columbia, MO

Hillel Finestone
Bruyère Continuing Care
Ottawa, ON Canada

Nancy A. Flinn, OTR/L
Allina Health
Minneapolis, MN

Shari Frankel, MBA, PT, ATC
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX

Elizabeth Pegg Frates, MD
Wellness Synergy
Needham, MA

Melanie Fried-Oken, PhD, CCC/Sp
Oregon Health & Science University
Portland, OR

Barbara Gage, PhD
Brookings Institute
Washington, DC

Joseph Giacino, PhD, FACRM
Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital
Charlestown, MA

Linda Gonzalez, PT, MSPT, CST
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York, NY

Patricia Odom Gordon, MSN, MPH, RN, FNP-BC
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, TX

James Graham, PhD, DC
University of Texas Medical Branch
Galveston, TX

Brian David Greenwald, MD
JFK Medical Center
Edison, NJ

Gary Gronseth, MD, FAAN
University of Kansas Medical Center
Kansas City, KS

Fatma Gul, MD
University of Texas Southwestern
Dallas, TX

Sandra Hall, PT
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, TX

Victoria Harding, PhD
NeuroRestorative
Boston, MA

Susan M. Heckman
Wadsworth Center New York State Department of Health
Albany, NY

Gordon J. Horn, PhD
NeuroRestorative and Florida State University College of Medicine
Orlando, FL

Jennifer Hughes, MOT
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX

Summer Ibarra, MA
Rehabilitation Hospital of Indiana
Indianapolis, IN

Douglas I. Katz, MD, FACRM
Braintree Rehabilitation Hospital
Braintree, MA

Jacob Kean, PhD, CCC-SLP
Roudebush VA Medical Center/Indiana University School of Medicine
Indianapolis, IN

Paula Kersten, PhD
Auckland University of Technology
Auckland, New Zealand

Pia Kontos, PhD
Toronto Rehabilitation Institute-UHN
Toronto, ON Canada

Allan John Kozlowski, PhD, BSc (PT)
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
New York, NY

Kamini Krishnan, PhD
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

Patricia Krohn, NP
UT-Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, TX

Eric M. Lamberg, EdD, PT, CPed
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY

John Leddy, MD
State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
Buffalo, NY

Natalie E. Leland, PhD, OTR/L, BCG, FAOTA
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA

Frank David Lewis, PhD
NeuroRestorative and Medical College of Georgia
Augusta, GA

Barbara Lutz, PhD, RN, CRRN, APHN-BC, FAHA, FA
University of North Carolina-Wilmington
Wilmington, NC

Kaitlin MacDonald, MOT, OTR/L
Kennedy Krieger Institute
Baltimore, MD

Chris MacDonell, FACRM
CARF International
Washington, DC

James F. Malec, PhD, FACRM
Indiana University School of Medicine/Rehabilitation Hospital of Indiana
Indianapolis, IN

Trudy Mallinson
George Washington University
Arlington, VA

Sharon Ann Martino, PT, PhD
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY

Kristen Lee Mauk, PhD, DNP, CRRN, GCNS-BC, GNP-BC
Valparaiso University
Valparaiso, IN

Karen McCain, PT, DPT, NCS
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, TX

Raymond McKenna, PT, PhD
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY

Maria C. Milazzo, RN, MS
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY

Elaine Tilka Miller, PhD, RN, CRRN, FAAN, FAHA
University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, OH

Kristine K. Miller, PT, PhD
Indiana University
Indianapolis, IN

John T. Morris, PhD
Shepherd Center
Atlanta, GA

Risa Nakase-Richardson, PhD, FACRM
Veterans Affairs
Tampa, FL

Kirsten Ness, PT, PhD
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
Memphis, TN

Marsha Neville, OT, PhD
Texas Women’s University
Dallas, TX

Benjamin Ngocquang Nguyen, MD
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, TX

Barbara O’Connell, MBA, Dip COT
Acquired Brain Injury Ireland
Dublin, Ireland

Cynthia R. O’Donoghue, PhD, CCC
James Madison University
Harrisonburg, VA

Kenneth Ottenbacher, PhD, FACRM
University of Texas Medical Branch
Galveston, TX

Geraldine Pagnotta, MPT, MPH
NYU Langone Medical Center
New York, NY

Christina Papadimitriou, PhD
NIU
Batavia, IL

Shane Phillips, PT, PhD
University of Illinois at Chicago
Chicago, IL

Treven Curtis Pickett, PsyD, ABPP
McGuire VA Medical Center
Richmond, VA

Courtney Porter
Kennedy Krieger Institute
Baltimore, MD

Christopher R. Pretz, PhD, PSTAT
Craig Hospital / NDSC
Englewood, CO

Rachel Proffitt, OTD, OTR/L
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA

Janet Prvu Bettger, ScD
Duke University
Durham, NC

Patricia Quigley, PhD, ARNP, CRRN, FAAN, FAANP
James A. Haley VAMC
Tampa, FL

Timothy Reistetter, OTR, PhD
University of Texas Medical Branch
Galveston, TX

Richard Riggs, MD
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, CA

James H. Rimmer, PhD
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, AL

John Ross Rizzo, MD
NYU Langone Medical Center
New York, NY

Pamela Roberts, PhD, OTR/L, SCFES, FAOTA, CPHQ
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, CA

Veronica T. Rowe, MS, OTR/L
University of Central Arkansas
Conway, AR

Robert Russell, BHA
NeuroRestorative
Carbondale, IL

Charles Schreiner, MS, RN, ACNP-BC
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX

Jaclyn Schwartz, MS, OTR/L
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Milwaukee, WI

Ronald Thomas Seel, PhD, FACRM
Shepherd Center
Atlanta, GA

Mark Sherer, PhD, FACRM
TIRR Memorial Hermann
Houston, TX

Sue Ann Sisto, PT, MA, PhD, FACRM
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY

Roger O. Smith, OT, FAOTA, RESNA Fellow
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Milwaukee, WI

Sarah Soluren, MPT
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX

Alan B. Stevens, PhD
Baylor Scott & White Health
Temple, TX

Dale Christian Strasser, MD
Emory University
Atlanta, GA

Robert Streb, PT, PhD
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY

Margaret K. Tiner, MS, CCC/SLP, BCS-S
University of Michigan Health System
Ann Arbor, MI

Sarah Todd, PT, DPT
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York, NY

Wilma Tol, Therapist
Spine & Joint Centre
Rotterdam, ZH Netherlands

Sharlynn Tuohy, PT, DPT, MBA
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York, NY

Jay Mathew Uomoto, PhD
VA Northern California Health Care System
Martinez, CA

Joe Urquidez, MD
Physical Medicine & Neurotoxin Institute
Austin, TX

Theresa M. Vaughan
National Center for Adaptive Neurotechnologies, NYSDOH
Albany, NY

Tracey Wallace, MS, CCC-SLP
Shepherd Center
Atlanta, GA

Margaret Waskiewicz, MS, OTR/L
NYU Langone Medical Center-RUSK Rehabilitation
New York, NY

Alan Weintraub, MD
Craig Hospital
Englewood, CO

Louis Anthony Whitworth, MD
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, TX

John Whyte, MD, PhD, FACRM
Moss Rehabilitation Research Institute
Elkins Park, PA

Barry Willer, PhD
State University of New York at Buffalo
Buffalo, NY

Kay Wing, PT, DPT, NCS, GCS
SWAN Rehab
Phoenix, AZ

Jan-Paul van Wingerden, PhD
Spine & Joint Centre
Rotterdam, ZH Netherlands

Stuart Yablon, MD
Mississippi Methodist Hospital
Jackson, MS

Ross Zafonte, DO
Spaulding/ Harvard
Boston, MA

Debra J. Zeitlin, MA/CCC, ATP
Helen Hayes Hospital
West Haverstraw, NY

 

SYMPOSIA FACULTY

Peter Abaci, MD
Bay Area Pain and Wellness Center
Los Gatos, CA

Arshia Ahmad, MD, MRCP, MSc
IUPUI
Zionsville, IN

Abiodun Emmanuel Akinwuntan, PhD, MPH
Georgia Regents University
Augusta, GA

Annas Aljassem, MD
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor , MI

Irwin Altman, PhD, MBA
Rehab Without Walls
Phoenix, AZ

Rose Altmire, BSN, RN, CRRN
UPMC St. Margaret
Pittsburgh, PA

Nicolle Angeli
James A. Haley Veterans’ Hospital
Tampa, FL

Peter Anziano
Shepherd Center
Atlanta, GA

Rebecca T. Armendariz, MD
Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center
Gilbert, AZ

Jonathan Armstrong
ABI Rehabilitation
Auckland, New Zealand

Arash Asher, MD
Cedars Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, CA

Teresa Ashman, PhD
Shepherd Center
Atlanta , GA

Deborah Backus, PT, PhD
Shepherd Center
Atlanta, GA

Nazanin Bahraini, PhD
Rocky Mountain MIRECC
Denver, CO

Christina Baker-Sparr, MSCS
Craig Hospital
Englewood, CO

Laura Balcer, MD, MSCE
NYU School of Medicine
New York, NY

D. Michele Basso, EdD, PT
The Ohio State University
Columbus, OH

Sree Battu, MD
Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Cleveland, OH

Jonathan F. Bean, MD, MPH, MS
Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital
Cambridge, MA

Marla Beauchamp, PT, PhD
Harvard- Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital
Cambridge, MA

Jeneita Bell, MD, MPH
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Chamblee, GA

Kathleen Bell, MD
University of Texas Southwestern
Dallas, TX

Mark Charles Bender, PhD
Tree of Life Services
Richmond, VA

Emil Berengut, PT, DPT, MSW, OCS
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York, NY

Rosette C. Biester, PhD
Philadelphia Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Philadelphia, PA

Justin Bird, MD
U.T. MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX

Sonja Blum
NYU
New York, NY

Marcie Bockbrader, MD, PhD
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Columbus, OH

Yelena Bodien
Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital
Charlestown, MA

Yelena Bogdanova, PhD, PhD
Boston University
Boston, MA

Jennifer Bogner, PhD, ABPP, FACRM
Ohio State University
Columbus, OH

Michael Boninger, MD
University of Pittsburgh/UPMC/Pittsburgh VA
Pittsburgh, PA

Chris Boulias, MD, PhD
West Park Healthcare Centre
Toronto, ON Canada

Amy O. Bowles, MD
Brooke Army Medical Center
JBSA San Antonio, TX

Lynne Brady Wagner, MA, CCC-SLP
Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital
Charlestown, MA

Matthew Breiding, PhD
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Atlanta, GA

Gerard Brennan

Lisa Brenner, PhD
Department of Veterans Affairs
Denver, CO

Lorna Brown, DPT
Spaulding Outpatient Clinic Cambridge
Cambridge, MA

Dwan Bruner, MS
Department of Veteran Affairs, VA Medical Center
Washington, DC

Thomas W. Buford, PhD
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL

Andrea Backscheider Burridge, PhD
University of Houston
Houston, TX

Helen Burstin, MD, MPH, FACP
National Quality Forum
Washington, DC

Karla Bustamante-Valles, PhD
Instituto tecnologico y de estudios superiors de Monterrey
Chihuahua, Mexico

Xinsheng Cindy Cai, PhD
American Institutes for Research
Washington  DC

Libby Callaway, BAppSci(OT), MOT
Monash University
Frankston, Victoria Australia

Michelle Camicia, MSN, CRRN, CCM
Kaiser Foundation Rehabilitation Center
Vallejo, CA

Yue Cao, PhD, MSPH
Medical University of South Carolina
Charleston, SC

Carmen Capo-Lugo

Cecilia Carlowicz, BA
Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital
Charlestown, MA

James Jeffrey Carollo, PhD, PE
Children’s Hospital Colorado
Aurora, CO

Tom M. Carter, PT, MSc, BSc PT, BSc
CBI Health Group
Toronto, ON Canada

Alison Cernich, PhD
National Center for Medical Rehabilitation Research (NCMRR), National Institutes of Health
Washington, DC

John Chae, MD
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH

Anne H. Chan, PT, DPT, MBA, NCS
Sheltering Arms
Mechanicsville, VA

Leighton Chan, MD,  MPH
Rehabilitation Medicine Department, Clinical Center, National Institutes of  Health
Bethesda, MD

Vincy Chan, MPH, PhD Candidate
Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, University Health Network
Toronto, ON Canada

Feng-Hang Chang, ScD
Taipei Medical University
Taipei, Taiwan Taiwan

Stephen Chao, PT, DPT, CSCS
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York, NY

Sandi Chapman, PhD
Center for BrainHealth at UT Dallas
Dallas, TX

Susan Charlifue, PhD, FACRM
Craig Hospital
Englewood, CO

Christine Chen, ScD, OTR/L
University of Texas at El Paso
El Paso, TX

Yuying Chen, MD, PhD
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, AL

Leora R. Cherney, PhD
Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago
Chicago, IL

Michael Choo, MD, MBA, CIME, FACEP, FAAEM
Paradigm Outcomes Management Services
Walnut Creek, CA

Asare Christian, MD
Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Hospital
Allentown, PA

Jennifer Christy, PhD
The University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, AL

Angela Ciccia, PhD
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH

Samantha Cichon, BA
Well-Being Literacy, Multimedia Education & Psychosocial Research Program (WeLL) at the DC VAMC and MedStar Health
Alexandria, VA

Carrie A. Ciro, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA
OUHSC
OKC, OK

Leonardo Cohen
NIH
Bethesda, MD

Angela Colantonio, PhD, FACRM
University of Toronto
Toronto, ON Canada

Stephanie A. Combs-Miller, PT, PhD, NCS
University of Indianapolis
Indianapolis, IN

Lisa Tabor Connor, PhD, MSOT
MGH Institute of Health Professions
Boston, MA

Fofi Constantinidou, PhD, FACRM
University of Cyprus
Nicosia, Nicosia Cyprus

Lori G. Cook, PhD, CCC-SLP
Center for BrainHealth, The Univ. of Texas at Dallas
Dallas, TX

Summer B. Cook, PhD
University of New Hampshire
Durham, NH

Douglas B. Cooper, PhD, ABPP-CN
Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center
Ft. Sam Houston, TX

Laurie Coots
RTI International
Waltham, MA

Victor Coronado, MD, MPH
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Atlanta, GA

Tricia H. Creel, PT, DPT, NCS
MDT Education Solutions, LLC
Marietta, GA

Kristen Dams-O’Connor, PhD
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
New York, NY

Ellen Kathleen Danford, BA
Washington DC VA Medical Center
Washington, DC

Drew Davis, MD
University of Alabama at Birmingham/Children’s of Alabama
Birmingham, AL

Matthew Davis, MD
TIRR
Houston, TX

Deirdre Dawson, PhD, OT Reg (Ont.)
Rotman Research Institute
Toronto, ON Canada

Marvin Delgado Guay
MD Anderson
Houston, TX

George Demiris, PhD
University of Washington
Seattle, WA

Tara Denham, PT, MA
Rusk Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine, NYU Langone Medical Center
New York, NY

Anne Deutsch, RN, PhD
RTI International
Naperville, IL

Amber Devers, PT, DPT, NCS
Sheltering Arms
Mechanicsville, VA

Hannes Devos, PhD, DRS
Georgia Regents University
Augusta, GA

Satinderpal Dhah, DO
University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX

Marcel P.J.M. Dijkers, PhD
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Berkley, MI

Marc Diamond, MD
University of Texas Southwestern
Dallas, TX

Christina Dillahunt-Aspillaga, PhD, CRC, CVE, CLCP, PVE, CBIST
USF- Department of  Rehabiitation and Mental Health Counseling
Tampa, FL

Margaret Anne DiVita, MS, PHD
State University of New York at Cortland, Health Department
Cortland, NY

Achilleas A. Dorotheou
Parker Hannifin
Macedonia, OH

Trevor A. Dyson-Hudson, MD
Kessler Foundation
West Orange, NJ

Carol Eddy
MD Anderson
Houston, TX

Victor Reggie Edgerton, PhD
University of California Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA

Laurie Ehlhardt Powell
Center on Brain Injury Research and Training
Eugene, OR

Vicki Eicher, MSW
ReMed
Paoli, PA

Eileen Elias, MEd
JBS International, Inc.
North Bethesda, MD

Michael J. Ellis, MD FRCSC
Pan Am Concussion Program
Winnipeg, MB Canada

Edward Elms, MD
TIRR Memorial Hermann
Houston, TX

Joanne C. Enticott, PhD
Monash University
Melbourne, Victoria Australia

Inbal Eshel, MA
Treatment and Learning Centers
Rockville, MD

Nicholas Evans, MHS, ACSM-CES
Shepherd Center
Atlanta, GA

Linda Ewing-Cobbs, PhD
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
Houston, TX

Elizabeth Farrell, PT, DPT, ATP/SMS
International Center for Spinal Cord Injury, Kennedy Krieger Institute
Baltimore, MD

Susan Fasoli, ScD OTR/L
MGH Institute of Health Professions
Boston, MA

Mary Ferraro, PhD, OTR/L
Moss Rehabilitation
Elkins Park, PA

Edelle C. Field-Fote, PhD, PT, FAPTA
Shepherd Center – CRI
Atlanta, GA

Thea K. Flaum
Hill Foundation for Families Facing Disabilities
Chicago, IL

Gail F. Forrest, PhD
Kessler Foundation
Cranbury, NJ

Cynthia M. Fox, PhD, CCC-SLP
National Center for Voice and Speech, Denver, CO
Tucson, AZ

Gerard E. Francisco, MD
UTHealth and TIRR Memorial Hermann
Houston, TX

Jennifer French, MBA
Neurotech Network
Tampa, FL

Lex Frieden, MA, LLD
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
Houston, TX

Merrill Friedman
Anthem
Washington, DC

Katherine Froehlich-Grobe, PhD
University of Texas School of Public Health
Dallas, TX

Jack Brian Fu, MD
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX

Denise Fyffe, PhD
Kessler Foundation
West Orange, NJ

William Gage, PhD
York University
Toronto, ON Canada

Julie Gassaway, RN, MS
Shepherd Center
Atlanta GA

Shashwati Geed, PhD
MedStar National Rehabilitation Hospital
Washington, DC

Helen Genova
Kessler Foundation
West Orange, NJ

Joseph Giacino, PhD, FACRM
Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital
Charlestown, MA

Edward Giesbrecht, OT(C)
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, MB Canada

Christopher Giza, MD
Mattel Children’s Hospital, UCLA
Los Angeles, CA

Yelena Goldin, PhD
JFK Johnson Rehabilitation Institute
Edison, NJ

Ashraf S. Gorgey, PT, PhD, FACSM
Hunter Holmes McGuire VA Medical Center
Richmond, VA

Ann Gottuso, PhD
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, CA

Arnaud Gouelle
Gait & Motion Analysis Unit
Paris, Ile-de-France France

Yael Goverover, PhD, OT
New York University
New York, NY

Jon Grizzle
Veterans Affairs
Bend, OR

Suzanne Groah, MD, MSPH
MedStar National Rehabilitation Hospital
Washington, DC

Andréanne Guindon, MA
Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation of Greater Montréal
Montréal, QC Canada

Faith Gunning-Dixon, PhD
Weill Cornell Medical College
White Plains, NY

Ying Guo, MD
M D Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX

Laura Guse, MPT, MSCS
LSVT Global, Inc.
Tucson, AZ

Julie Haarbauer-Krupa, PhD
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Atlanta, GA

Madeleine Eve Hackney, PhD
Emory University/Atlanta VA Center for Visual and Neurocognitive Rehabilitation
Decatur, GA

Jeffrey Haddad, PhD
Purdue University
West Lafayette, IN

Andrew J. Haig, MD
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI

Tadesse Haileyesus, MS
Center for Disease Control
Atlanta, GA

Hamilton Hall, MD, FRCSC
CBI Health Group
Toronto, ON Canada

Joy Hammel, PhD, OTR
University of Illinois at Chicago
Chicago, IL

Flora Hammond, MD, FACRM
Indiana University
Indianapolis, IN

Brian Harris, MA, MT-BC, NMT/F
Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital
Charlestown, MA

Tessa Hart, PhD
Moss Rehabilitation Research Institute
Elkins Park, PA

Clare Hartigan, PT, MPT
Shepherd Center
Atlanta, GA

Carrie Hartwell, PhD, MA, MSW, LCSW
Tree of Life Services
Richmond, VA

Jeffrey R. Hebert, PhD, PT
University of Colorado Denver
Aurora, CO

Allen Heinemann, PhD, ABPP-RP, FACRM
Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago
Chicago, IL

Deborah J. Hendricks, EdD
West Virginia University
Morgantown, WV

Aubree Lee Henton
Texas Children’s Hospital
Houston, TX

Amy A. Herrold, PhD
Edward Hines Jr., VA Hospital
Chicago, IL

Kurt Herzer, MSc
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD

Joy Elaine Hesselgrave, MSN, RN, CPON
Texas Childrens Hospital
Houston, TX

Patricia Cristine Heyn, PhD
University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
Denver, CO

Argye Hillis, MD
Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, MD

Chari I. Hirshson, PhD
Central Park Physical Medicine
New York, NY

Helen Hoenig, MD, MPH
Duke University & Durham VA Med Ctr
Durham, NC

Jeanne M. Hoffman, PhD
University of Washington
Seattle, WA

Katarzyna Hojan, MD, PhD
Greater Poland Cancer Centre
Poznan, Wielkopolska, Poland

Erin Holcomb
James A. Haley Veteran’s Hospital
Tampa, FL

W. Michael Hooten, MD
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

Jean Hsieh, PhD
MedStar National Rehabilitation Hospital
Washington, DC

Jessica E. Huber, PhD
Purdue University
West Lafayette, IN

Summer Ibarra, MA
Rehabilitation Hospital of Indiana
Indianapolis, IN

Bita Imam, BSc
University of British Columbia
Vancouver, BC Canada

Melvin Ingber, PhD
RTI International
Washington, DC

Christine Interrante, PT, DPT
UPMC
Pittsburgh, PA

Farooq Ismail, MD
West Park Healthcare Centre
Toronto, ON Canada

Karen Jacobs, EdD, OTR/L, CPE, FAOTA
Boston University
Boston, MA

Steven Jax
Moss Rehabilitation Research Institute
Elkins Park, PA

Arun Jayaraman, PT, PhD
Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago
Chicago, IL

Michelle Jillian Johnson, PhD
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA

James Michael Johnston, Jr, MD
University of Alabama-Birmingham
Birmingham, AL

Therese E. Johnston, PT, PhD, MBA
Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, PA

Bronwen Jones, Bmus
Cedars Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, CA

Michael Jones, PhD, FACRM
Shepherd Center
Atlanta, GA

Carl Elliott Josehart
TIRR Memorial Hermann
Houston, TX

Shannon B. Juengst, CRC
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA

Hyun Ka

Dahlia Kairy, pht, PhD
Université de Montréal, Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation of Greater Montreal – Institut de réadaptation Gingras-Lindsay de Montréal
Montreal, QC Canada

Claire Kalpakjian, PhD, MS
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI

Aziza Azadali Kamani, MD
Ichan School of Medicine at The Mount Sinai Hospital
New York, NY

Joel E. Kamper, PhD
James A. Haley VA Medical Center
Tampa, FL

Gwendolyn Kartje
Hines VA
Hines, IL

Susan L. Kasser, PhD
University of Vermont
Burlington, VT

Douglas I. Katz, MD, FACRM
Braintree Rehab Hospital
Braintree, MA

Jacob Kean, PhD, CCC-SLP
Roudebush VA Medical Center/Indiana University School of Medicine
Indianapolis, IN

Heather Keenan, MDCM, PhD
Department of Pediatrics, University of Utah
Salt Lake City, UT

Valerie Kelly, PT
Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington
Seattle, WA

Mary RT Kennedy, PhD
Chapman University
Orange, CA

Nathan Ketelhut, BS
Colorado State University
Fort Collins, CO

Wayne Khuu
Toronto Rehabilitation Institute-University Health Network
Toronto, ON Canada

Sonya Kim, PhD
New York University School of Medicine, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine
New York, NY

Jeffrey S. Kinderdietz, PhD
Dallas VAMC c/o Pain Clinic
Dallas, TX

John Harvey Kindred, MS
Colorado State University
Fort Collins, CO

Kristine T. Kingsley, PsyD, ABPP
NYU Langone Medical Center, Rusk Rehabilitation
New York, NY

Sara J. Klaas, MSW, C-ASWCM

Jayme Knutson, PhD
MetroHealth Rehabilitation Institute of Ohio
Cleveland, OH

Stephanie A. Kolakowsky-Hayner, PhD, CBIST
Stanford Concussion and Brain Performance Center
Palo Alto, CA

Bernadette Kosir
Residential Home Health
Troy, MI

Robert G. Kowalski, MD
Craig Hospital
Englewood, CO

Allan John Kozlowski, PhD, BSc (PT)
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
New York, NY

Anna Kratz
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI

Lewis Kraus, MPH, MCP
Center on Disability at the Public Health Institute
Oakland, CA

Marilyn Kraus, MD
MedStar National Rehabilitation Hospital
Washington, DC

Daniel Krawczyk, PhD
The University of Texas at Dallas
Dallas, TX

Denise Krch, PhD
Kessler Foundation
West Orange, NJ

Thilo Kroll, PhD
University of Dundee
Dundee, Tayside United Kingdom

David Keith Krych, MS-CCC-SLP,CBIS
ReMed Recovery Care Centers
Paoli, PA

Brad Kurowski, MD
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
Cincinnati, OH

Alexandra T. Landau, BA
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
New York, NY

Birgitta Langhammer, RPT, PhD
Oslo and Akershus University College, Sunnaas Rehabilitation Hospital
Oslo, Norway

Nancy Latham, PhD, PT
Boston University
Boston, MA

Pamela Lathem, OTR, BS, CBIS
Texas Children’s Hospital
Houston, TX

M. Marina LeBlanc, OTR
Brooke Army Medical Center
San Antonio, TX

John Leddy, MD
State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
Buffalo, NY

Jean Lengenfelder
Kessler Foundation
West Orange, NJ

Anne Leopold, MSc
JBS International, Inc.
North Bethesda, MD

Alexander Libin, PhD
District of Columbia Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Chevy Chase, MD

Joshua J. Liddy, MS
Purdue University
West Lafayette, IN

Sally Lindsay
Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital
Toronto, ON, Canada

Jennifer Lundmark
WRNMMC
Bethesda, MD

Melissa Lusby, OT, OTR, LOT
Texas Children’s Hospital
Houston, TX

Chris MacDonell, FACRM
CARF International
Washington, DC

Sangeetha Madhavan, PT, PhD
University of Illinois at Chicago
Chicago, IL

Susan Magasi, PhD
University of Illinois at Chicago
Chicago, IL

James F. Malec, PhD, FACRM
Indiana University School of Medicine/Rehabilitation Hospital of Indiana
Indianapolis, IN

Beth Marcoux, PT, DPT, PhD
LSVT Global
Alton, NH

Carlos Daniel Marquez de la Plata, PhD
Pate Rehabilitation
Dallas, TX

Amy Marroquin, MT-BC
TIRR Memorial Hermann
Houston, TX

Rebeccah Martin, DPT
Richard L. Roudebush VA Medical Center
Indianapolis, IN

Sharon Ann Martino, PT, PhD
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY

Barbara Mazer, BSc (OT), PhD
McGill University, Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation of Greater Montreal
Laval, QC Canada

Karen McCulloch, PT, PhD, NCS
UNC-Chapel Hill
Hillsborough, NC

Karen Leigh McCulloch, PT, PhD, NCS
UNC-Chapel Hill
Hillsborough, NC

Katherine McDonald
Syracuse University
Syracuse, NY

David H. McFarland, PhD
LSVT Global, Inc.
Tucson, AZ

Brian McMichael, MD
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA

Cathy McMillin

Hannah Warner Mercier, MS, OTR/L
New England Regional Spinal Cord Injury Center
Boston, MA

Christine Migliorini, B App Sci, MPH, MSWQ, PhD, MAASW
Summer Foundation
Box Hill, Victoria Australia

Joseph Miller, PhD, CP
Deaprtment of Veterans Affairs
Washington, DC

Jacqueline Mix, MPH
Uniform Data System for Medical Rehabilitation
Amherst, NY

George Mochizuki, PhD
Sunnybrook Research Institute
Toronto, ON Canada

Tatyana Mollayeva, MD, PhD (cand)
University of Toronto, GDRS/Neuroscience; Toronto Rehab-University Health Network
Toronto, ON, Canada

Andrea Montis, MD
G. Brotzu Hospital in Cagliari
Cagliari, Centralino Italy

Jennifer L. Murphy, PhD
James A. Haley VA Hospital
Tampa, FL

Mary Pat Murphy, MSN, CRRN, CBIST
ReMed
Paoli, PA

Thomas Murphy
Inventive Software Solutions
Ardmore, PA

Drew A. Nagele, PsyD, CBIST
Beechwood NeuroRehab
Langhorne, PA

Risa Nakase-Richardson, PhD
Veterans Affairs
Tampa, FL

Emily Joan Nalder, PhD
University of Toronto
Toronto, ON Canada

Theresa J. Nalty, PhD, PT, NCS
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX

Amanda Nardone, BS
Boston University
Boston, MA

Dawn Neumann, PhD
Indiana University School of Medicine
Indianapolis, IN

Amy H. Ng, MD, MPH
UT MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX

Vinh Nguyen, JD, MBA
TIRR Memorial Hermann
Houston, TX

Marjorie Nicholas, PhD, CCC-SLP
MGH Institute of Health Professions
Boston, MA

Christian Niedzwecki, DO, MS, FAAPMR, FAAP
Baylor College Of Medicine/ Texas Children’s Hospital
Houston, TX

Janet P. Niemeier, PhD, ABPP (RP)
Carolinas Rehabilitation
Charlotte, NC

Joe Nocera
Emory
Lilburn, GA

Jan E. Nordvik
Sunnaas Rehabilitation Hospital
Nesoddtangen, Akershus Norway

Margaret A. Nosek, PhD
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX

Randolph J. Nudo, PhD, FAHA
University of Kansas Medical Center
Kansas City, KS

Barbara A. O. Connell, MBA, DipCOT
Acquired Brain Injury Ireland
Dublin, Ireland

Michael O’Dell, MD
Weill Cornell Medical College
New York, NY

Thein H. Oo
UT MD ANDERSON
Houston, TX

enneth Ottenbacher, PhD, FACRM
University of Texas Medical Branch
Galveston, TX

Lisa Ottomanelli, PhD
James A. Haley Veterans’ Hospital
Tampa, FL

Cynthia Overton, PhD
American Institutes for Research
Washington, DC

Andrew Packel, PT, NCS
Moss Rehabilitation Research Institute
Elkins Park, PA

Jesuel Padro-Guzman, MD
Weill Cornell Medical College
New York, NY

Stephen Page, PhD, OTR\L
The Ohio State University
Columbus, OH

Christina Papadimitriou, PhD
NIU
Batavia, IL

Theresa Pape, DrPh, MA, FACRM
US Dept. of Veterans Affairs, Hines VA
Hines, IL

Poonam Pardasaney, DPT, MS, ScD
RTI International
Waltham, MA

Denise C. Park, PhD
The Center for Vital Longevity, University of Texas at Dallas
Dallas, TX

Devan Parrott
RHI
Indianapolis, IN

Monica A. Perez, PT, PhD
University of Miami
Miami, FL

Bevin Peterson, MS, RN, CRRN
Craig Hospital
Englewood, CO

Chetan P. Phadke, BPhT, PhD
West Park Healthcare Centre
Toronto, ON Canada

Shane Phillips, PT, PhD
University of Illinois at Chicago
Chicago, IL

Uri Polat
Tel-Aviv University
Ramat Gan, Tel Hashomer Israel

Cindy E. Poorman, MSPT
Department of Veterans Affairs
Glendale, CO

Marcel W.M. Post, PhD
De Hoogstraat
Utrecht, Netherlands

Gail Powell-Cope, PhD, ARNP, FAAN
James A. Haley Veterans’ Hospital
Tampa, FL

Son Preminger, PhD
Interdisciplinary Center (IDC), Herzliya. and Intendu Ltd
Arsuf Kedem, Israel

Christopher R. Pretz, PhD, PSTAT
Craig Hospital / NDSC
Englewood, CO

Mary Vining Radomski, PhD, OTR/L
Courage Kenny Research Center
Minneapolis, MN

Reza Rahimzadeh Khiabani
York University
Toronto, ON Canada

Vishwa Raj, MD
Carolinas Rehabilitation
Charlotte, NC

Lorraine Ramig, PhD
LSVT Global
Tucson, AZ

Melissa Ray, MS, CCC-SLP
San Antonio Military Medical Center
San Antonio, TX

Linda J. Resnik, PT, PhD
Providence VA Medical Center, Brown University
Providence, RI

Christopher K. Rhea, PhD
University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Greensboro, NC

Kent Riddle
Mary Free Bed Hospital
Grand Rapids, MI

M. Doherty Riebesell, PT, DPT, GCS
MDT Education Solutions
Austin, TX

James H. Rimmer, PhD
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, AL

John Ross Rizzo, MD
NYU Langone Medical Center
New York, NY

Pamela Roberts, PhD, OTR/L, SCFES, FAOTA, CPHQ
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, CA

Susan Robinson-Whelen, PhD
TIRR-Memorial Hermann and BCM
Houston, TX

Emily Ross
Simon Fraser University
Burnaby, BC Canada

Joseph Rubertone, MS, MPT, PhD
Drexel University
Philadelphia, PA

Thorsten Rudroff, PhD
Colorado State University
Fort Collins, CO

Phillip D. Rumrill, Jr, PhD, Crc
Kent State University
Munroe Falls, OH

Lisa Marie Ruppert, MD
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York, NY

Brodie M. Sakakibara, PhD
Simon Fraser University and University of Columbia
Vancouver, BC Canada

Aida Saldivar, PhD, ABPP-RP, QME
Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center
Downey, CA

Elaine Sampson, CRC
Project Career
Morgantown, WV

Arjmand Samuel
Microsoft Research
Redmond, WA

Stacey Sandusky, PhD
James A. Haley Veterans’ Hospital
Tampa, FL

LaDonna Saxon, PhD
Dept. of Veterans Affairs
Dallas, TX

Bonnie Schaude, MA, CCC-SLP
Shepherd Center
Atlanta, GA

Mike Scheppers, MS, OTR/L
Craig Hospital
Englewood, CO

Marcia Joslyn Scherer, PhD, MPH, FACRM
Institute for Matching Person & Technology, Inc.
Webster, NY

Matthew Scherer, PT, PhD
Andrew Rader US Army Health Clinic
Fort Myer, VA

Manon M. Schladen, PhD candidate
District of Columbia Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Baltimore, MD

Robin Rae Schlosser, PT, MS , CKTP
Texas Children’s Hospital
Houston, TX

M.J. Schmidt, MA, CBIS
ReMed
Paoli, PA

Margaret Schmitt, PhD
Department of Veterans Affairs
San Antonio, TX

Joel Scholten, MD
Washington DC VA Medical Center
Washington, DC

Dahlia M. Shaewitz, MA
American Institutes for Research
Washington, DC

Mona D. Shah, MD, MS, FAAP
Baylor College of Medicine/ Texas Children’s Hospital
Houston, TX

Mark Sherer, PhD
TIRR Memorial Hermann
Houston, TX

Shirley Shih, MD
Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital
Charlestown, MA

Marc A. Silva, PhD
James A. Haley Veterans’ Hospital
Tampa, FL

Julie K. Silver, MD
Harvard Medical School
Foxborough, MA

Christopher Sletten, PhD
Mayo Clinic- Jacksonville, FL
Jacksonville, FL

Beth Slomine
Kennedy Krieger Institute
Baltimore, MD

Maiya Slusser, MS, RD, CNSC
Craig Hospital
Englewood, CO

Earl L. Smith, MD, PhD
Icahn School of Medicine
Atlanta, GA

Janet Smith, PhD
Uuniversity of Illinois at Chicago
Chicago, IL

Sean Smith, MD
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI

Lucia Smith-Wexler, PhD
Rusk Rehabilitation
New York, NY

Jacob Sosnoff, PhD
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Urbana, IL

Ann M. Spungen, EdD
VA RR&D National Center of Excellence for the Medical Consequences of Spinal Cord Injury
Bronx, NY

Tammy Stanford, RN, BSN
Texas Children’s Hospital
Houston, TX

Callista Stauffer
Project Career
Kent, Ohio

Alan B. Stevens, PhD
Baylor Scott & White Health
Temple, TX

Mary Stilphen, PT, DPT
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH

Nicole L. Stout, DPT
Independent consultant
Damascus, MD

Mary Ellen Stoykov, PhD, OTR/L
Rush University
Chicago, IL

Dale Christian Strasser, MD
Emory University
Atlanta, GA

Stacy Suskauer, MD
Kennedy Krieger Institute
Baltimore, MD

Mark Sweatman, PhD, MBA
Shepherd Center
Atlanta, GA

Shannon Swick, MA
Rehab Without Walls
Marshall, MI

Keith E. Tansey, MD, PhD
Emory University/Atlanta VA Medical Center
Atlanta, GA

Christopher A. Taylor, PhD
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Atlanta, GA

Heather Beth Taylor, PhD
TIRR Memorial Hermann
Houston, TX

Candy Tefertiller, PT, DPT, ATP, NCS
Craig Hospital
Englewood, CO

Sruthi Pandipati Thomas, MD, PhD
University of Colorado
Aurora, CO

Aiko K. Thompson, PhD
Medical University of South Carolina
Charleston, SC

Sarah Thompson, MM, MT-BC, CBIS
Rehabilitative Rhythms Music Therapy
Aurora, CO

Rochelle E. Tractenberg, PhD, MPH, PhD, PStat®
Georgetown University Medical Center
Washington, DC

Lance Trexler, PhD, FACRM
Rehabilitation Hospital of Indiana
Indianapolis, IN

John Tschida
National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR), Administration for Community Living, US Department of Health and Human Services
Washington, DC

Jennifer Tuccitto, MPT
Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute
Stillwater, MN

Sharlynn Tuohy, PT, DPT, MBA
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York, NY

Gary R. Ulicny, PhD, FACRM
Shepherd Center
Atlanta, GA

Jay Mathew Uomoto, PhD
VA Northern California Health Care System
Martinez, CA

Eli Vakil, PhD
Bar ilan University
Ramat Gan, Israel

Coen A.M. van Bennekom, MD, PhD
RC Heliomare
Noordholland, Netherlands

Jarrad Van Stan, MA, CCC-SLP, BCS-S
MGH Center for Laryngeal Surgery & Voice Rehabilitation
Boston, MA

Rodney Vanderploeg, PhD
James A. Haley Veterans Hospital
Tampa, FL

Sebi Varghese, PT, DPT
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York, NY

Erin V. Vasudevan, PhD
SUNY Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY

Marlene Vega, PsyD
Pate Rehabilitation
Dallas, TX

Erica Vitek
Aurora Health Care
Milwaukee, WI

Gerald Voelbel, PhD
New York Univeristy
New York, NY

Roberta Waite, EdD, CNS-BC
Drexel University
Philadelphia, PA

Douglas Wallace, PhD
Northern Illinois University
DeKalb, IL

Hua Wang
Kaiser Foundation Rehabilitation Center
Vallejo, CA

Rachel E. Ward, PhD, MPH
Spaulding Hospital Cambridge
Cambridge, MA

Joseph Webster, MD
Department of Veterans Affairs
Richmond, VA

Margaret M. Weightman, PT, PhD
Courage Kenny Research Center
Minneapolis, MN

Katherine K. Weise, OD, MBA, FAAO
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Hoover, AL

Patrice L. (Tamar) Weiss, PhD, OT
Gertner Institute
Ramat Gan, Central Israel

Sarah Wenger, PT, DPT, OCS
Drexel University
Philadelphia, PA

Jeffrey Wertheimer, PhD
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, CA

Gale Whiteneck, PhD, FACRM
Craig Hospital
Englewood, CO

John Whyte, MD, PhD, FACRM
Moss Rehabilitation Research Institute
Elkins Park, PA

Matt Wilks, PT, MSPT, NCS
Sheltering Arms Rehabilitation Hospitals
Mechanicsville, VA

Barry Willer, PhD
State University of New York at Buffalo
Buffalo, NY

Brooks C. Wingo, PhD
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, AL

Virgil Wittmer, PhD
Brooks Rehabilitation
Jacksonville, FL

Jonathan Rickel Wolpaw, MD
National Center for Adaptive Neurotechnologies, Wadsworth Center, NYS Dept Health
Albany, NY

Alex Wong, PhD, DPhil
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, MO

Stacey Woods, OTR/L
Hocoma
Norwell, MA

Lynn Worobey, PhD
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA

Lise Worthen-Chaudhari, MFA, MS, CCRC
The Ohio State University
Columbus, OH

Likang Xu, MD, MS
Center for Disease Control and Prevention
Chamblee, GA

Rajesh Yadav, MD
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX

Tammy Young, RN, CRRN
Shepherd Center
Atlanta, GA

Jeanne M. Zanca, PhD, MPT
Kessler Foundation
West Orange, NJ

Nathan Zasler, MD
Tree of Life and Concussion Care Centre of Virginia
Richmond, VA

Barbra Zupan
Brock University
St. Catharines, ON, Canada