Faculty

  • Azuero, Casey B, PhD, MPH

    Azuero

    Assistant Professor

    Areas of Interest
    Spinal Cord Injury, Cancer, Chronic Illness

  • Brunner, Robert, MD

    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

  • Carr, Conley, MD

    Carr

    Assistant Professor
    Medical Director, Orthotics and Prosthetics
    Director, Spain Rehabilitation Center Amputee Clinic

    Areas of Interest
    Amputation, Vascular Rehabilitation, Non-interventional management of spine pain, Electrodiagnostics, Quality and Documentation Improvement, Medical technology

  • Carter, Markus J, MD

    Carter

    Assistant Professor
    Medical Director, The Workplace at UAB Highlands

    Areas of Interest
    Work Injury Management, EMG-NCS Electrodiagnostic Testing, Spine and Joint Pain, Manual Medicine Techniques, Sports Injuries, Nonsurgical Pain Management

  • Chen, Yuying, MD, PhD

    Chen

    Associate Professor
    Director, National Spinal Cord Injury Statistical Center

    Areas of Interest
    Spinal Cord Injury

  • DeVivo, Michael, DrPH

    DeVivo

    Professor
    Director Emeritus, National Spinal Cord Injury Statistical Center

    Areas of Interest
    Spinal Cord Injury

  • Floyd, Candace, PhD

    Floyd

    Associate Professor
    Director of Research
    Women's Committee of Spain Rehabilitation Center Endowed Chair in Rehabilitation Neuroscience Research

    Areas of Interest
    Spinal Cord Injury, Traumatic Brain Injury

  • Kezar, Laura B, MD

    Kezar

    Professor
    Associate Dean for Students, UAB School of Medicine

    Areas of Interest
    Musculoskeletal Medicine, Chronic Pain Syndromes Including Pain after Spinal Cord Injury, Complex Regional Pain Syndrome, Neuropathic Pain Disorders

  • Kirksey, Keneshia, MD

    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, Amy, PhD

    Knight

    Assistant Professor
    Director of Psychology

    Areas of Interest
    Psychology, Neuropsychology, Stroke

  • Mark, Victor, MD

    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, Amie, MD

    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

  • McMurray, Megan, PhD

    McMurray

    Assistant Professor

    Areas of Interest
    Fractures, Burn, Amputations, Trauma

  • Mueller, Michael, MD

    Mueller

    Assistant Professor

    Areas of Interest
    Occupational Medicine

  • Novack, Thomas, PhD, ABPP

    Novack

    Professor
    Director, UAB Traumatic Brain Injury Model System

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

  • Pitts, Anthony, MD

    Pitts

    Assistant Professor

    Areas of Interest
    Musculoskeletal Dysfunction, Spinal Column Disorders (Neck and Back) Associated with Trauma, Occupational, Sports Injuries, Age-Related Dysfunction

  • Powell, Danielle, MD

    Powell

    Assistant Professor

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

  • Richards, Scott, PhD, ABPP

    Richards

    Professor
    Co-Director, UAB Spinal Cord Injury Model System

    Areas of Interest
    Psychology, Spinal Cord Injury, Chronic Pain

  • Turnley, Michele MD

    Turnley

    Assistant Professor
    Medical Director, Worker’s Compensation Division at The Workplace

    Areas of Interest
    Musculoskeletal pain, Conservative Spine Care, Electrodiagnosis, Osteoarthritis, Ultrasound-Guided Injections

  • Yarar-Fisher, Ceren, PT, PhD

    Yarar-Fisher

    Assistant Professor
    Director, Rehabilitation Medicine Laboratory

    Areas of Interest
    Spinal Cord Injury