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2020 Fellow of ACRM

Michele York is a 2020 Fellow of ACRM


The Fellow of ACRM designation recognizes active members with an outstanding record of professional service to ACRM who have also made contributions of national significance to the field of medical rehabilitation. These dedicated members will be recognized for their service and achievement at the Henry B. Betts Awards Gala during the ACRM 2020 VIRTUAL Annual Conference. 






Michele York, PhD, ABPP-CN is a Professor of Neurology and Psychiatry, and Neuropsychology Section Head at Baylor College of Medicine and the Houston VA Parkinson’s Disease Center. She earned her Clinical Psychology doctorate from Vanderbilt University and completed her Neuropsychology internship and fellowship at BCM. She has been a member of ACRM since 2012 and is actively involved in the Neurodegenerative Diseases NG, currently serving as the NDNG Co-Chair Elect and Chair of the Awards Task Force, and is a member of the ACRM Program Committee and the NDNG Alzheimer’s Disease and the Movement Disorder’s Task Forces and previously served as the Chair of the Education Task Force.  Her research focuses on cognitive rehabilitation strategies in Parkinson’s disease and the integration of technology to improve ADLs for individuals with dementia.