Current Research Projects

Spinal Cord Injury Neuropathic Pain: Identifying Biopsychosocial Predictors
PI: Elizabeth Richardson, PhD
Funding Source: NIH
Recruiting for participants living in Alabama

Virtual Walking for Reducing Spinal Cord Injury-Related Neuropathic Pain
PI: Elizabeth Richardson, PhD
Funding Source: NIDRR
Recruiting for participants living in Alabama

Pregnancy, Labor, Delivery and Post-Partum Outcomes of Women with and without SCI: An Observational Study

PI: Amie McLain, MD
Funding Source: NIDRR
Recruiting for participants who Live near Birmingham, AL, Ann Arbor, MI, Louisville, KY, or Downey, CA

A Six Month Randomized Open-Label Trial of Pressure Ulcer Healing with Microcyn® Skin and Wound Care with Preservatives Versus Sterile Saline in Adult Spinal Cord Injury Subjects
PI: Yuying Chen, MD, PhD
Funding Source: Oculus Innovative Sciences, Inc.

Role of dentate gyrus gating and neurogenesis in the pathophysiology of mild TBI

PI: Candace Floyd, PhD
Funding Source: NIH (NINDS)

Opioid Abuse after Traumatic Brain Injury
PI: Candace Floyd, PhD
Funding Source: DoD/CDMRP

Treatment of Neuropathic Pain after SCI with a catalytic oxidoreductant

PI: Candace Floyd, PhD
Funding Source: DoD/CDMRP

Lifestyle Intervention for TBI (LIFT study)

PIs: Laura Dreer, PhD and Tom Novack, PhD
Funding Source: NIDRR

Harnessing Neuroplasticity to Promote Rehabilitation: CI Therapy for TBI

PI: Edward Taub, PhD (CoPIs: Victor Mark, MD and Thomas Novack, PhD)
Funding Source: DoD

Post-stroke Aphasia and rTMS Treatment (PART) Study

PI: Jerzy Szflarski MD (CoPI: Victor Mark, MD)
Funding Source: NIH

Dose-Response Effects of Transformative Exercise in Improving Health and Function in Adults with Spinal Cord Injury and Multiple Sclerosis

PI: James Rimmer PhD (CoPI: Victor Mark, MD)
Funding Source: NIDDR