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CDNG EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

 

Deborah Backus, PT, PhD, FACRM

Deborah Backus, PT, PhD, FACRM

CO-CHAIR

Vice President of Research & Innovation
Shepherd Center

Monique R. Pappadis, PhD

Monique R. Pappadis, PhD

CO-CHAIR

Assistant Professor, School of Health Professions, Division of Rehabilitation Sciences
University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston

Open Position

CHAIR-ELECT

Contact the chair to express interest in serving in this role.

 

Alison Cogan, PhD, OTR/L

Alison Cogan, PhD, OTR/L

PAST CHAIR

Health Science Specialist, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System
Adjunct Assistant Professor, George Washington University
School of Medicine and Health Sciences

Stephanie L. Silveira, PhD

Stephanie L. Silveira, PhD

SECRETARY

Assistant Professor
University of North Texas

Brooks C. Wingo, PhD

Brooks C. Wingo, PhD

MEMBER AT LARGE

Assistant Professor
Department of Occupational Therapy
University of Alabama at Birmingham

CDNG PAST CHAIRS

 

  • Alison Cogan, PhD, OTR/L
  • Brooks C. Wingo, PhD
  • Megan Mitchell, PhD
  • FOUNDING CHAIR: Dawn Neumann, PhD, FACRM

Task Force Chairs

 

Brian Downer, PhD

Brian Downer, PhD

CHAIR, Early Career Development Course Task Force

Assistant Professor, Division of Rehabilitation Sciences
University of Texas Medical Branch

Minda M. Markle, MA, PhD, ABPP

Minda M. Markle, MA, PhD, ABPP

CO-CHAIR, Communications Task Force and WEBINAR OFFICER

Licensed Psychologist/Neuropsychologist
Board Certified, Rehabilitation Psychology

Laura Excell, PhD, ND, APRN, LPC, NCC

Laura Excell, PhD, ND, APRN, LPC, NCC

CO-CHAIR, Communications Task Force

Clinical Psychologist, Nurse Practitioner,
Nurse Herbalist
CEO, Innerworking

Tolu Oyesanya, PhD, RN

Tolu Oyesanya, PhD, RN

CHAIR, Mentoring Task Force

Assistant Professor
Duke University, School of Nursing

Deborah Backus, PT, PhD, FACRM

Deborah Backus, PT, PhD, FACRM

CHAIR, Leadership Development Course Task Force

Vice President of Research & Innovation
Shepherd Center

Board Representative