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Research Experts at RIC

Zev Rymer, MD, Ph.D.Zev Rymer MD, Ph.D.
Vice President, Research
Neuralplasticity, brain-machine interface, robotics

Derek Kamper, Ph.D.Derek Kamper, Ph.D.
Director, Hand Lab
Recovery of hand and arm function after stroke

Leora Cherney, Ph.D.Leora Cherney, Ph.D.
Director, Center for Aphasia Research and Treatment
Aphasia, language therapy, cortical stimulation

Todd Kuiken, MD, Ph.D.Todd Kuiken, MD, Ph.D.
Director, Center for Bionic Medicine
Bionic medicine, prosthetics, neural engineering

Allen Heinemann, Ph.D.Allen Heinemann, Ph.D.
Director, Center for Rehabilitation Outcomes Research
Rehabilitation outcomes, cost-effectiveness, health literacy

Jim Patton, Ph.D.Jim Patton, Ph.D.
Director, Robotics Lab
Virtual reality for medical rehabilitation, robotics

George Hornby, PT, Ph.D.George Hornby, PT, Ph.D.
Director, Locomotion Lab
Lokomat©, robotic gait training, spinal cord injury, gait analysis

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

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