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Research Experts at RIC

Zev Rymer, MD, PhDZev Rymer MD, PhD
Director, SMPP
Neuralplasticity, brain-machine interface, robotics

Derek Kamper, PhDDerek Kamper, PhD
Director, Hand Lab
Recovery of hand and arm function after stroke

Leora Cherney, PhDLeora Cherney, PhD
Director, Center for Aphasia Research and Treatment
Aphasia, language therapy, cortical stimulation

Todd Kuiken, MD, PhDTodd Kuiken, MD, PhD
Director, Center for Bionic Medicine
Bionic medicine, prosthetics, neural engineering

Allen Heinemann, PhDAllen Heinemann, PhD
Director, Center for Rehabilitation Outcomes Research
Rehabilitation outcomes, cost-effectiveness, health literacy

Jim Patton, PhDJim Patton, PhD
Director, Robotics Lab
Virtual reality for medical rehabilitation, robotics

George Hornby, PT, PhDGeorge Hornby, PT, PhD
Director, Locomotion Lab
Lokomat©, robotic gait training, spinal cord injury, gait analysis

Jordan Grafman, PhD
Director, Brain Injury Research
Frontal lobe function, executive functions, social neuroscience, functional neuroimaging, neuroplasticity

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