Topics in Stroke Rehabilitation

Editorial Board

Editor-in-Chief

Elliot J. Roth  MD
The Paul B. Magnuson Professor
and Chairman
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Director, Stroke Rehabilitation Research and Training Center
Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago
Chicago, Illinois


Special Feature Editors

Lynne C. Brady Wagner, MA, CCC SLP
Director of the Stroke Rehabilitation Program
Coordinator for Comprehensive
Outpatient Programs
Chair of the Ethics Advisory Committee
Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts

Susan Johnson Taylor, OTR/L
Resource Clinician, Seating Clinic
Assistive Technology Program
Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago
Chicago, Illinois


Editorial Board

John D. Banja, PhD
Professor
Department of Rehabilitation Medicine
Medical Ethicist
Center for Ethics, Emory University
Director, Ethics Section
Atlanta Clinical and Translational Science Institute
Atlanta, Georgia

Frank Becker, MD, PhD
Head Physician, Dept. of Brain Injuries
Sunnaas Rehabilitation Hospital
Associate Professor, Physical and
Rehabilitation Medicine
Institute of Clinical Medicine
University of Oslo
Oslo, Norway

Julie Bernhardt, PhD, BSc (physio)
Director
Very Early Rehabilitation Research Program
Florey Neuroscience Institutes
Austin Hospital
Australian Research Council Future Fellow
Associate Professor, Neuroscience
School of Physiotherapy
LaTrobe University

Melbourne, Australia

José Biller, MD, FACP
Professor
Departments of Neurology and Neurosurgery
Chairman
Department of Neurology
Loyola University
Stritch School of Medicine
Maywood, Illinois

Duane S. Bishop, MD
Psychiatric Consultant
Southern New England Rehabilitation Center
Clinical Associate Professor
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island
Associate Chief of Rehabilitative Psychiatry
St. Luke's Hospital
New Bedford, Massachusetts

Randie M. Black-Schaffer, MD, MA
Medical Director
Young Adult Stroke Service
Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital
Assistant Professor of Physical
Medicine and Rehabilitation

Harvard Medical School
Boston, Massachusetts

Ross Bogey, DO
Associate Professor
Department of Physical Medicine
and Rehabilitation

University of Texas
Southwestern Medical Center

Dallas, Texas

Murray E. Brandstater, MD, PhD
Professor and Chairman
Department of Physical Medicine
and Rehabilitation

Loma Linda University
Loma Linda Medical Center
Loma Linda, California

Martha S. Burns, PhD, CCC-SP
Adjunct Associate Professor
Dept. of Communication Sciences
and Disorders

Northwestern University
Evanston, Illinois

Bruce Caplan, PhD, ABPP
Rehabilitation Psychologist
Neuropsychologist
Wynnewood, Pennsylvania

Ann L. Charness, MS, PT
Adjunct Instructor and
Research Assistant
Department of Physical Therapy
University of Texas, Medical Branch
Galveston, Texas

Leora Reiff Cherney, PhD, CCC-SLP, BC-NCD
Professor
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine
Clinical Research Scientist
Center for Aphasia Research
Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago
Chicago, Illinois

Valery Feigin, MD, MSc, PhD, FAAN
Professor of Neurology and Epidemiology
Faculty of Health & Environmental Sciences
Auckland University of Technology
Director
National Institute for Stroke and Applied Neurosciences (NISAN)
Auckland, New Zealand

Gary Goldberg, BASc, MD, FRCP(C)
Clinical Adjunct Professor
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Virginia Commonwealth University/Medical College of Virginia
Medical Director
Polytrauma Network Site Outpatient Clinic and Polytrauma Transitional Rehabilitation Program
Hunter Holmes McGuire VA Medical Center
Richmond, Virginia

Gunnar Grimby, MD, PhD, FRCP
Professor Emeritus in Rehabilitation Medicine
Institute of Clinical Neuroscience
Sahlgrenska Academy at Göteborg University
Göteborg, Sweden

Ann Hammer, PhD
Physiotherapist
Leader of the section of Neurorehabilitation
Department of Rehabilitation Medicine
Örebro University Hospital
Örebro, Sweden

Robert J. Hartke, PhD, MPH
Psychologist
Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago
Clinical Associate, Departments of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine
Chicago, Illinois

Tammy Hoffmann, PhD BOcc Thy (Hons 1)
Lecturer, Division of Occupational Therapy
School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences
University of Queensland
Brisbane, Australia

Audrey L. Holland, PhD
Regents' Professor Emerita
Department of Speech and Hearing Sciences
University of Arizona
Tucson, Arizona

Michael L. Jones, PhD
Vice President, Research and Technology
Director, Virginia C. Crawford Research Institute
Shepherd Center
Atlanta, Georgia

Rosemarie B. King, PhD, RN
Research Professor
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago
Chicago, Illinois

Christine M. MacDonell
Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF)
Managing Director
Medical Rehabilitation and International Aging Services/Medical Rehabilitation
Washington, DC

John R. McGuire, MD
Associate Professor
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Medical College of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Karen Mueller, PT, PhD
Professor
Department of Physical Therapy
Northern Arizona University
Flagstaff, Arizona

Stephen J. Page, PhD, MS, MOT, OTR/L, FAHA School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences and B.R.A.I.N. (Better Rehabilitation and Assessment for Improved Neuro-recovery) Laboratory
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Columbus, Ohio

Michael RP Pollack, FAFRM (RACP), M.Med.Sci (Clin.Epi.)
Area Director, Hunter Stroke Service
Clinical Director, Rankin Park Centre for Aged Care
and Rehabilitation
Hunter New England Local Health Network
New Lambton, New South Wales
Australia

Jessica Presperin-Pedersen, MBA, OTR/L, ATP
Administrative Director
Specialized Programs Assistive Technology
Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago
Chicago, Illinois

Paul R. Rao, PhD, CCC CPHQ FACHE
Rehabilitation Consultant
Medstar National Rehabilitation Hospital
Washington, D.C.
Adjunct Professor
University of Maryland
College Park, Maryland

Marianne Shaughnessy, PhD, CRNP
Assistant Professor
University of Maryland School of Nursing
Associate Director for Education/Evaluation
Baltimore VA Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center
Baltimore, Maryland

Hilary Siebens, MD
Adjunct Professor of Clinical Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, Virginia

Dale C. Strasser, MD
Associate Professor of RehabilitationMedicine
Emory University School of Medicine GRECC Investigator
Atlanta VA Medical Center
Atlanta, Georgia

Robert W. Teasell, MD, FRCPC
Professor and Chair-Chief
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Parkwood Hospital

St Joseph's Health Care London
University of Western Ontario
London, Ontario

Derick Treharne Wade, MB, BChir, MD, FRCP
Consultant and Professor in Neurological Disability
Neurological Rehabilitation Service
Oxford Centre for Enablement
Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre
Oxford, United Kingdom

Robert A. Werner, MD
Chief
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
VA Medical Center
Professor
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
University of Michigan Health System
Ann Arbor, Michigan

Steven L. Wolf, PhD, PT, FAPTA
Professor
Department of Rehabilitation Medicine
Professor of Geriatrics
Department of Medicine
Associate Professor
Department of Cell Biology
Emory University School of Medicine
Professor of Health and Elder Care
Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing Atlanta, Georgia

Richard D. Zorowitz, MD
Chairman
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
Associate Professor
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Baltimore, Maryland