Arun Jayaraman, PhD, PT - Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago

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Arun Jayaraman, PhD, PT

Arun Jayaraman, PhD, PT

Room #: RIC 1771
Phone: 312-238-6875
Website: Max Nader Center for Rehabilitation Technologies & Outcomes Research

Max Nader Center for Rehabilitation Technologies & Outcomes Research
Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago

Research Scientist
Center for Bionic Medicine
Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago

Associate Professor
Departments of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
and Medical Social Sciences
Northwestern University

Research Interests

Dr. Jayaraman's research interests focus on developing and executing both industry-sponsored and investigator-initiated research in rehabilitation robotics, prosthetics, and other assistive and adaptive technologies to treat physical disability. He specifically focuses on using quantitative outcome measures to improve the real-world use of rehabilitation technology.


  • BS in Physical Therapy, Dr. M.G.R. Medical University, 2000
  • PGD in Hospital Administration, Loyola University, 2001
  • MS in Physical Therapy, Georgia State University, 2003
  • PhD in Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Florida, 2008
  • Post-Doctoral Fellow, Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, 2010