Researchers

  • 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

  • Chen, Yuying, M.D., Ph.D.

    Chen cropProfessor
    Director, National Spinal Cord Injury Statistical Center
    Director of Research

    Areas of Interest
    Spinal Cord Injury

  • Colorado, Dale, D.O., M.P.H.

    Richardson

    Associate Professor and Vice Chair of Education
    Program Director, PM&R Residency
    Medical Director, Sports and Musculoskeletal Medicine

    Areas of Interest
    Sports Medicine, Brain Iinjury, Eelectrodiagnostic Medicine, Neuromuscular Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal Injuries, Regenerative Medicine, Adaptive Sports

  • Cowan, Rachel E, PhD

    Cowan

    Assistant Professor
    Project Director, UAB Spinal Cord Injury Model System

    Areas of Interest
    Spinal Cord Injury, Exercise, Fitness, Activities of Daily Living, Wheelchairs, Mobility, Functional Independence, Outcome Measures

  • Knight, Amy, PhD, ABPP

    Knight

    Associate Professor
    Director of Psychology

    Areas of Interest
    Psychology, Neuropsychology, Stroke, Acquired Brain Injury

  • 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

  • Marwitz, Jenny, M.A.

    Jenny Marwitz

    Instructor
    Director, TBI Research

    Areas of Interest
    Rehabilitation outcome, families, return to work, and emotional well-being following traumatic brain injury.

  • Powell, Danielle, MD

    Powell

    Associate Professor
    Vice-Chair of Clinical Operations

    Areas of Interest
    Spina Bifida, Cerebral Palsy, Musculoskeletal Medicine, Botox, Electromyography

  • Wilroy, Jereme D, PhD

    Wilroy

    Assistant Professor
    Project Co-Director, UAB Spinal Cord Injury Model System

    Areas of Interest
    Physical Disability, Spinal Cord Injury, Exercise, Adherence, Psychosocial Factors, Telehealth, eHealth, mHealth, Behavior Modification

  • Zhou, Xiaohua, MD

    Zhou

    Assistant Professor

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