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Allen Heinemann

Allen Heinemann, PhD, ABPP (RP), FACRM

Ex-Officio Member, ACRM Board of Governors
Co-Editor-in-Chief, Archives of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University
Chicago, Illinois USA

Dr. Allen Heinemann completed his doctoral degree in clinical psychology at the University of Kansas with a specialty focus in rehabilitation. He completed an internship at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston and then accepted an assistant professor position in the Department of Psychology at Illinois Institute of Technology.

Since 1985, Dr. Heinemann has worked at the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago (RIC) where he directs the Center for Rehabilitation Outcomes Research. He is also Associate Director of Research at RIC and a professor in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University. His research interests focus on health services research, psychosocial aspects of rehabilitation including substance abuse, and measurement issues in rehabilitation. He is the author of more than 200 articles in peer-reviewed publications and is the editor of Substance Abuse and Physical Disability published by Haworth Press.

Dr. Heinemann is a diplomate in Rehabilitation Psychology (ABPP), and a fellow of the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine (ACRM) and the American Psychological Association (APA Division 22). During 2004-5, he served as president of ACRM and the Rehabilitation Psychology division of the American Psychological Association. He serves as co-editor-in-chief for the Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, and is on the editorial boards of NeuroRehabilitation, International Journal of Rehabilitation and Health, Journal of Applied Measurement, the Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation, and Rehabilitation Psychology. He is the recipient of the APA Division 22 Roger Barker Distinguished Career Award.