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National Advisory Board on Medical Rehabilitation Research

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(ALL TERMS END 6/30 of the year indicated)

Chairperson: Amy Bastian, PT, PhD, (06/30/18)
Dept of Neuroscience
Kennedy Krieger Institute
707 N. Broadway
Baltimore, MD 21205

Anthony Delitto, PhD, PT, FAPTA (6/30/17)
Department of Physical Therapy
School of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences
University of Pittsburgh
6036 Forbes Tower
Pittsburgh, PA. 15260

Michelle E. Camicia, MSN, BSN, RN (06/30/18)
Director, Rehabilitation Operations
Kaiser Foundation Rehab Center
975 Sereno Drive
Valllejo, CA 94589

Sureyya Dikmen, PhD (06/30/17)
Professor, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine
Box 359612
325 Ninth Avenue
University of Washington
Seattle, Washington 98104-2499

Richard Ellenson (06/30/20)
CEO, Cerebral Palsy Foundation
3 Columbus Circle 15th Floor
New York, NY 10019

Gerard E. Francisco, MD (6/30/17)
Chairman, Department of PM&R
Univ of Texas Health Science Center-Medical School,
TIRR-Memorial Hermann
1333 Moursund Street, Suite E-108
Houston, Texas 77030

Kathleen M. Friel, PhD. (6/30/19)
Assistant Professor of Neurology and Neuroscience
Weill Cornell Medical College
Burke Medical Research Institute
785 Mamaroneck Avenue
White Plains, NY 10605

Allen W. Heinemann, PhD, ABPP (6/30/19)
Professor, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern
Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago
345 East Superior Street
Chicago, IL 60611-2654 USA

Gregory E. Hicks, PT, PhD (06/30/19)
Chair and Associate Professor
Department of Physical Therapy
University of Delaware
540 South College Avenue
Newark, DE USA 19713

 

Joseph M. Hidler, PhD (06/30/18)
CEO, Aretech, LLC
21720 Red Rum Drive, Suite 187
Ashburn, VA 20147

Fay Horak, PhD (6/30/17)
Professor, Department of Neurology
Director Balance Disorders Lab/
​Fall Prevention Lab
Oregon Health & Sciences University West Campus,
Building 1
505 NW 185th Ave.
Beaverton, OR 97006

Kenton R. Kaufman, Ph.D., P.E. (06/30/19)
Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Mayo Clinic
Charlton North L-110L
200 First Street SW
Rochester, MN 55905 USA

Indira S. Lanig, MD (06/30/19)
6834 South University Blvd, Unit 122
Centennial, CO 80122

Dennis J. Matthews, MD (6/30/17)
Fischahs Chair Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine
Professor and Chair, Dept PM&R
Children's Hospital Colorado
13123 East 16th Avenue, Box B285
Aurora, CO 80045

Kevin M. Means, MD (06/30/18)
Dept Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Mail Slot 602
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
4301 W. Markham Street
Little Rock, AR 72205

Randy Nudo, PhD (06/30/18)
Director, Landon Center on Aging
University of Kansas Medical Center
3901 Rainbow Blvd., MS1005
Kansas City, KS 66160

Kenneth Ottenbacher, OT, PhD (06/30/20)
Professor & Director, Div of Rehab Sciences;
Director, Center for Recovery, Physical Activity and Nutrition
301 University Boulevard
Galveston, TX 77555-1137

Richard Shields PT, PhD (06/30/17)
Dept of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Sciences
Carver College of Medicine
The University of Iowa
1-252 Medical Education Building
Iowa City, Iowa 52242


Ex-Officio Members

James Anderson, MD, PhD
Division of Program Coordination, Planning, and Strategic Initiatives, NIH
9000 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, MD 20892

Diana Bianchi, MD
Director, Eunice K. Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NIH
9000 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, MD 20892

Alison Cernich, PhD
Director, National Center for Medical Rehabilitation Research (NCMRR)
Eunice K. Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NIH
Building 6710B Rockledge Drive
Bethesda, MD 20817

Daofen Chen, PhD
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, NIH
Neuroscience Center, MSC 9525
6100 Executive Boulevard
Rockville, MD 20852

Patricia Dorn, PhD
Director, Rehabilitation Research & Development
Department of Veterans Affairs
810 Vermont Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20420

Jerome L. Fleg, MD, FACC, FAHA
Division of Cardiovascular Sciences
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
6701 Rockledge Drive, Room 8147
Bethesda, MD 20892

Kristi Hill, PhD
Acting Deputy Director
National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR)
330 C Street SW, Room 1304
Washington, DC  20201

 


Lyndon Joseph, PhD
Division of Geriatrics & Clinical Gerontology
National Institute on Aging, NIH, DHHS
7201 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 3C307
Bethesda, MD 20892-9205

Mary F. Lovley
Program Policy Advisor
Rehabilitation Services Administration
Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services
Department of Education
400 Maryland Ave., SW
Washington DC 20202-2736

Ralph Nitkin, PhD
Deputy Director, National Center for Medical Rehabilitation Research (NCMRR)
Eunice K. Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NIH
Building 6710B Rockledge Drive
Bethesda, MD 20817

Lana Shekim, PhD
Director, Voice and Speech Programs
National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders, NIH
6001 Executive Blvd., Room 8301
Bethesda, MD 20892-7180

Chuck Washabaugh, PhD
Director, Orthopedics Program
National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal & Skin Diseases, NIH
One Democracy Plaza, Suite 800
6701 Democracy Blvd., MSC 4872
Bethesda, MD 20892 ​

Erik Wolf, Ph.D.
Clinical and Rehabilitative Medicine Research Program
Department of Defense
810 Schreider Street,
Fort Detrick, MD 21702


NCMRR Staff

6710B Rockledge Drive
Bethesda, MD 20852

Alison Cernich, PhD
Director, NCMRR

Theresa​ Cruz, PhD
Program Director

Jennifer Jackson, PhD
Program Analyst

Susan Marden, PhD
Program Director

Ralph Nitkin, PhD
Deputy Director of NCMRR

Louis A. Quatrano, PhD
Program Director

Rusti Johnson
Administrative Assistant

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