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ACRM is led by members elected to serve on the board of governors. Supporting the board are volunteer standing committees as well as a business team led by the Chief Executive Officer.

ACRM Welcomes 5 New Board Members

The 2019 Nominating Committee is pleased to announce the following newly-elected members of the board. They will take office during the 2019 Board of Governors Meeting following the Annual Conference at the Hilton Chicago in November.

 

Stephanie Kolakowsky-Hayner imagePRESIDENT-ELECT
Stephanie Kolakowsky-Hayner, PhD, CBIST, FACRM
Associate Professor, Department of Rehabilitation and Human Performance
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
New York, NY USA

Virginia Mills imageMEMBER-AT-LARGE INCUMBENT
Virginia Mills, MS, PT, CCM, Licensed NHA, FACRM
Board Member of the Massachusetts Association for the Blind and Community Services (MAB)
Consultant
Wellesley, MA USA

Fofi ConstantinidouSECRETARY
Fofi Constantinidou, PhD, CCC-SLP, CBIS, FACRM, FASHA
Professor of Language Disorders & Clinical Neuropsychology
Director, Center for Applied Neuroscience, University of Cyprus
Nicosia, Cyprus

Jeanne Zanca imageMEMBER-AT-LARGE
Jeanne M. Zanca, PhD, MPT
Senior Research Scientist, Spinal Cord Injury Research
Kessler Foundation

Christina PapadimitriouMEMBER-AT-LARGE INTERNATIONAL
Christina Papadimitriou, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Interdisciplinary Health Sciences
and Department of Sociology, Oakland University
Rochester, MI USA

Executive Committee

 

Deborah Backus imagePRESIDENT
Deborah Backus, PT, PhD, FACRM
Eula C. and Andrew C. Carlos MS Rehabilitation and Wellness Program at Shepherd Center
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SECRETARY
Jennifer Bogner, PhD, ABPP, FACRM
Ohio State University
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Pamela Roberts imagePRESIDENT-ELECT
Pamela Roberts, PhD, OTR/L, SCFES, FAOTA, CPHQ, FNAP, FACRM
Cedars-Sinai
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Michael Jones imageTREASURER
Michael Jones, PhD, FACRM
Vice President, Research & Technology
Shepherd Center
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Douglas KatzPAST PRESIDENT
Douglas Katz, MD, FACRM, FAAN, FANA, FASNR
Boston University School of Medicine; HealthSouth Braintree Rehabilitation Hospital
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Jon Lindberg, CEO, ACRMCHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Jon Lindberg, MBA, CAE, Yale-GELP
ACRM
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Risa Nakase-Richardson, PhD, FACRMMEMBER-AT-LARGE
Risa Nakase-Richardson, PhD, FACRM
James A. Haley Veterans Hospital; College of Medicine,
University of South Florida
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Deirdre R. Dawson, PhD, OT Reg. (Ont.)MEMBER-AT-LARGE
Deirdre R. Dawson, PhD, OT Reg. (Ont.)
Rotman Research Institute
University of Toronto
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Fofi ConstantinidouMEMBER-AT-LARGE
Fofi Constantinidou, PhD, CCC-SLP, CBIS, FACRM, FASHA
University of Cyprus
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@fofiConstant

Dawn NeumannMEMBER-AT-LARGE
Dawn Neumann, PhD, FACRM
Indiana University School of Medicine
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Virginia Mills imageMEMBER-AT-LARGE
Virginia Mills, MS, PT, CCM, Licensed NHA, FACRM
Neurological Rehabilitation Associates
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Brad Kurowski imageMEMBER-AT-LARGE EARLY CAREER
CO-CHAIR, PROGRAM COMMITTEE
Brad Kurowski, MD, MS
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
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Jeanne Zanca imageEX-OFFICIO MEMBER
Jeanne Zanca, PhD, MPT
Chair, Spinal Cord Injury Interdisciplinary Special Interest Group (SCI-ISIG)
Kessler Foundation
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Leighton Chan, ACRM Board of Governors, Ex-Officio MemberEX-OFFICIO MEMBER
Leighton Chan, MD, MPH, FACRM
Co-Editor-in-Chief, Archives of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
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Dr. Chan is serving in his personal capacity
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Mark KovicEX-OFFICIO MEMBER
Mark Kovic, OTD, OTR/L, FAOTA

Chair, Stroke Interdisciplinary Special Interest Group
Midwestern University
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Allen Heinemann imageEX-OFFICIO MEMBER
Allen W. Heinemann, PhD, ABPP (RP), FACRM
Co-Editor-in-Chief, Archives of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University
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Kristen Dams-O'ConnorEX-OFFICIO MEMBER
Kristen Dams-O’Connor, PhD
Chair, Brain Injury Interdisciplinary Special Interest Group (BI-ISIG)
Mount Sinai Brain Injury Research Center
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Stephanie Kolakowsky-Hayner imageEX-OFFICIO MEMBER
Stephanie Kolakowsky-Hayner, PhD, CBIST, FACRM
Co-Chair, Program Committee
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
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2017 – 2018 Board of Governors