ROCK STAR FACULTY

PLENARY 

Allen W. Heinemann, PhD, ABPP, FACRM
Director
Center for Rehabilitation Outcomes Research

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

Jason Roberts, PhD 
Senior Partner
Origin Editorial

Lydia Tacx, MBA 
Director Open Access Enablement Journal Indexation
Elsevier

Jeffrey Basford, MD, FACRM 
Professor, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Mayo Clinic

Ford Vox, MD, FAAPMR, ABPMR 
Medical Director, Disorders of Consciousness; Program Chair, Medical Ethics Committee
Shepherd Center

Paolo Bonato, PhD 
Associate Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Harvard Medical School

Adam R. Ferguson, PhD
Associate Professor
Weill Institute for Neurosciences, University of California, San Francisco (UCSF)

Angela Colantonio, PhD, OT Reg (Ont.)
Professor and Director

Rehabilitation Sciences Institute, University of Toronto

Featured Session

Patricia Dorn, PhD 
Director, Rehabilitation Research and Development Service
Department of Veterans Affairs

A. Cate Miller, PhD 
Rehabiliation Program Specialist
National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR)

Tony Gover, PhD 
Civilian Deputy Director, Clinical and Rehabilitative Medicine Research Program
United States Army Medical Research and Materiel Command

Theresa Hayes Cruz, PhD 
Acting Director
Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health

Special Symposium

Dina Brooks, PT, PhD 
Professor, Vice-Dean (Health Sciences) and Executive Director
School of Rehabilitation Science, McMaster University

Angela Colantonio, PhD, OT Reg (Ont)
Professor and Director, Rehabilitation Sciences Institute
University of Toronto

Mark A. Hirsch, PhD, FACRM 
Senior Scientist
Carolinas Rehabilitation/ Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Steve Xu, MD MSc FAAD
Medical Director
Querrey Simpson Institute for Bioelectronics Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Daniel Santa Mina, PhD
Assistant Professor
Faculty of Kinesiology and Physical Education, University of Toronto

Nicole L. Stout, DPT, CLT-LANA, FAPTA
Research Assistant Professor
West Virginia University Cancer Institute

Alix G. Sleight, PhD, OTD, MPH, OTR/L
Cancer Prevention Fellow
National Cancer Institute

Kelley R. Covington, MS
Research Assistant
ReVital Cancer Rehabilitation & Colorado State University

Kathleen D. Lyons, ScD, OTR/L
Senior Scientist
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

Catherine M. Alfano, PhD
Vice President, Survivorship
American Cancer Society

Noelle E. Carlozzi, PhD
Associate Professor; Research Affiliate; Director Center for Clinical Outcomes
University of Michigan

Angelle M. Sander, PhD
Associate Professor and Director, Division of Clinical Neuropsychology and Rehabilitation Psychology
Baylor College of Medicine

Larry Cervelli, BS, OT, FACRM
Founder and Coordinator
Western Massachusetts Veterans Outreach Project

Christina Dillahunt-Aspillaga, PhD, CRC, CVE, CLCP, CBIST
Associate Professor; Research Affiliate
University of South Florida; James A Haley Hospital and Clinics, Rehabilitation Outcomes Research Service

Brian Harris, MA, MT-BC, NMT/F
Neurologic Music Therapist Fellow
MedRhythms, Inc

Ron Hirschberg, MD
Director, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Massachusetts General Hospital

Dawn Ehde, PhD
Professor, Nancy & Buster Alvord Endowed Professorship in Multiple Sclerosis Research
University of Washington

Bianca K. Frogner, PhD
Director, Center for Health Workforce Studies; Associate Professor, Department of Family Medicine
University of Washington

Tracy M. Mroz, PhD, OTR/L
Assistant Professor
University of Washington

Amol Karmarkar, PhD
Associate Professor
University of Texas Medical Branch

James Graham, PhD
Director, Center for Community Partnerships; Professor, Department of Occupational Therapy
Colorado State University

Brian Harris, MA, MT-BC, NMT/F
Neurologic Music Therapist Fellow
Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital

Ronald Hirschberg, MD
Consultant Physiatrist
Massachusetts General Hospital

Dawn Ehde, PhD
Professor, Nancy & Buster Alvord Endowed Professorship in Multiple Sclerosis Research
University of Washington

Addie Middleton, DPT, PhD
Assistant Professor
Medical University of South Carolina

Catharine Johnston-Brooks, PhD, ABPP-CN
Clinical Neuropsychologist
Marcus Institute for Brain Health

Adam R. Kinney, PhD, OTR/L
Polytrauma/TBI Postdoctoral Fellow
Rocky Mountain MIRECC, Department of Veterans Affairs

Janet Prvu Bettger, ScD
Associate Professor
Duke University

Miriam Rafferty, PT, DPT, PhD, NCS
Research Scientist II; Assistant Professor
Shirley Ryan AbilityLab, Northwestern University

Risa Nakase-Richardson, PhD
Professor, Research Neuropsychologist
James A. Haley Veterans Hospital & University of South Florida

Jeanne M. Hoffman, PhD
Professor
University of Washington

John Whyte, MD, PhD
Institue Scientist Emeritus
Moss Rehabilitation Research Institute

Jessica M. Ketchum, PhD
Lead Biostatistician
Craig Hospital

Jill Coulter
Stakeholder

Cherry Junn, MD
Assistant Professor, PMRS
University of Washington

Joseph Coulter
Stakeholder

Mike L. Jones, PhD, FACRM
Vice President of Research and Technology
Shepherd Center

Nicola Kayes, PhD, MSc (Hons), BSc
Professor of Rehabilitation and Director, Centre for Person Centred Research
Auckland University of Technology

Christina Papadimitriou, PhD
Associate Professor
Oakland University

Nneka L. Ifejika, MD, MPH
Section Chief of Stroke Rehabilitation; Associate Professor PM&R, Neurology, Neruotherapeutics
UT Southwestern Medical Center

Victor W. Mark, MD
Associate Professor, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
University of Alabama at Birmingham

Erwin E. van Wegen, PhD
Associate Professor
Amsterdam University Medical Center, Location VU medical centre

Mark A. Hirsch, PhD, FACRM
Senior Scientist
Carolinas Rehabilitation/ Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Ekaterina Dobryakova, PhD
Research Assistant Professor, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School

Michele K. York, PhD, ABPP-CN
Associate Professor, Section Head, Neuropsychology, Department of Neurology
Baylor College of Medicine

David S. Cantor, PhD, MS, FNAN, QEEG-D, QEEG-IBQE, BCN
CEO, Founder
Mind and Motion Developmental Centers, LLC

Amy K. Wagner, MD
Professor and Associate Director of Rehabilitation Research
University of Pittsburgh

John D. Corrigan, PhD, ABPP, FACRM
Professor
Ohio State University

Rachel Sayko Adams, PhD, MPH
Scientist; Health Services Researcher, Institute for Behavioral Health, Heller School for Social Policy & Management
Brandeis University

Amy A. Herrold, PhD
Research Health Scientist
Edward Hines Jr., VA Hospital

Christina Dillahunt-Aspillaga, PhD, CRC, CVE, CLCP, CBIST
Associate Professor; Research Affiliate
University of South Florida; James A Haley Hospital and Clinics, Rehabilitation Outcomes Research Service

Lyn Jakeman, PhD
Director, Division of Neuroscience
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health

ACRM ANNUAL CONFERENCE // HILTON ATLANTA // 21 – 24 OCT 2020

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