Researchers

  • Dr. Robert Brunner

    Vice-Chair &  Professor; Medical Director, Spain Rehabilitation Center; Medical Director, UAB Traumatic Brain Injury Model System; Director, Traumatic Brain Injury Patient Services; Director, Spain Rehabilitation Center Outpatient Clinics

    Areas of Interest
    Traumatic Brain Injury, Spasticity, Intrathecal Baclofen, Botox, Electromyography

  • Chen

    Professor
    Director, National Spinal Cord Injury Statistical Center

    Areas of Interest
    Spinal Cord Injury

  • Kirksey

    Associate Professor
    Medical Director, Spinal Cord Injury Patient Services
    Director, Residency Program

    Areas of Interest
    Spinal Cord Injury, Spinal Disorders, Electromyography (EMG/NCS)

  • Knight

    Assistant Professor
    Director of Psychology

    Areas of Interest
    Psychology, Neuropsychology, Stroke

  • Mark

    Associate Professor
    Medical Director, Constraint-Induced Movement Therapy Research Programs and Clinic
    Director, Scholarly Project Program and Geriatric Rehabilitation Lecture Series

    Areas of Interest
    Neurologic Rehabilitation, Stroke, Multiple Sclerosis, Spinal Cord Injury, Cognitive Disorders, Executive Dysfunction, Aphasia, Unilateral Spatial Neglect, Visual Attention, Cognitive Aging

  • McLain

    Chair & Professor
    Director, UAB Spinal Cord Injury Model System

    Areas of Interest
    Spinal Cord Injury, Acute & Long-term Reproductive Health for Women with Disabilities, Spina Bifida – Adult Transition, Transverse Myelitis

  • Novack

    Professor
    Director, UAB Traumatic Brain Injury Model System

    Areas of Interest
    Psychology, Neuropsychology, Acquired Brain Disorders-Particularly Traumatic Brain Injury

  • Powell

    Assistant Professor

    Areas of Interest
    Spinal Cord Injury and Disorders, Cerebral Palsy, Musculoskeletal Medicine, Botox, Electromyography

  • Richards

    Professor Emeritus

    Areas of Interest
    Psychology, Spinal Cord Injury, Chronic Pain

  • Yarar-Fisher

    Assistant Professor
    Director, Rehabilitation Medicine Laboratory

    Areas of Interest
    Spinal Cord Injury

  • Zhou

    Assistant Professor

    Areas of Interest
    Stroke, Spasticity, CNS, Wound Care - Pressure Injuries, NCV/EMG, Botox Injection, Musculoskeletal