Official RIC Research Profile for Marc W Slutzky, MD, PhD - Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago

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  • 182-bed inpatient hospital in the heart of Chicago
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  • Only rehabilitation hospital with eight federally designated research centers
  • 370+ active research projects in neuroscience, bionics, robotics, and musculoskeletal medicine
  • Academic home of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Department, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

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Marc W. Slutzky, MD, PhD

  • Asst Prof. Neurology and Physiology and PM&R, NU



Education, Residency and Internship


Northwestern University/Feinberg School of Medicine, MD


Northwestern McGaw/Northwestern Memorial Hospital


Northwestern University, PhD, Biomedical Engineering

Additional Information

Slutzky Neuroprosthetics Laboratory


Most Recent Publications

Balasubramanian K, Takahashi K, Slutzky M, Hatsopoulos NG.  Multi-modal decoding: Longitudinal coherency changes between spike trains, local field potentials and electrocorticogram signals,  2014 36th Annual Intl Conference of the IEEE Eng in Med and Bio Society, EMBC 2014. 2014 Nov 2;5192-5195.doi:10.1109/EMBC.2014.6944795.

Mugler EM, Goldrick M, Slutzky MW.  Cortical encoding of phonemic context during word production,  2014 36th Annual Intl Conference of the IEEE Eng in Med and Bio Society, EMBC 2014. 2014 Nov 2;6790-6793.doi:10.1109/EMBC.2014.6945187.

Flint RD, Wang PT, Wright ZA, King CE, Krucoff MO, Schuele SU, Rosenow JM, Hsu FPK, Liu CY, Lin JJ, Sazgar M, Millett DE, Shaw SJ, Nenadic Z, Do AH, Slutzky MW.,   Extracting kinetic information from human motor cortical signals,  NeuroImage. 2014 Nov;101:695-703.doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2014.07.049. PMID: 25094020 ISSN: 10538119

Soekadar SR, Birbaumer N, Slutzky MW, Cohen LG. Brain-machine interfaces in neurorehabilitation of stroke, Neurobiology of Disease. 2014 May 26;doi:10.1016/j.nbd.2014.11.025. ISSN: 09699961

More Publications

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Research Interests

Bioengineering; Brain Injury; Brain, Nervous System; Computational Neuroscience; Movement Control; Neural Engineering; Neurology; Physiology

Certifications & Licenses

Board Certification: Neurology

Office Information