The first conference on Progress in Clinical Motor Control: Neurorehabilitation will bring together leading scientists in the basic, engineering, and clinical sciences to exchange and share research and development in cutting edge science and technology applied to neurorehabilitation. This conference will provide a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to hear from top scholars on recent research and technological innovations, as well as practical challenges in integrating these advances into the field of neurorehabiliation.


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Speakers and Sessions

The National Center of Neuromodulation for Rehabilitation Keynote Lecture
Current State and Future of Clinical Motor Control Research
William Zev Rymer, M.D., Ph.D.
Motor Learning and Clinical Motor Disorders (Mark Latash, Ph.D.)
Pablo Celnik, M.D., Ph.D.,
Ludo Max, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, and
Jonathan Wolpaw, M.D.
Cognition and Clinical Motor Disorders (Paul Eslinger, Ph.D.)
Maria Felice Ghilardi, M.D., and
Laurel Buxbaum, Ph.D.
Motor Control and Clinical Motor Disorders (Carolee Winstein PT, Ph.D.)
James Gordon PT Ed.D.
Claude Ghez, MD
Sensory Function and Clinical Motor Disorders (Mindy Levin, Ph.D.)
Netta Gurari, Ph.D.,
Sean Dukelow, M.D. Ph.D. Helen Cohen OT, Ph.D., and Robert Scheidt Ph.D.
Reflex Modulation and Clinical Motor Disorders (Brian Schmidt, Ph.D.)
Alison Hyngstrom, Ph.D.,
Stephen Scott, Ph.D.,
Rick Segal, PT, Ph.D., and
Mindy Levin, PT, Ph.D.
Posture-Locomotion and Clinical Motor Disorders (Steve Piazza, Ph.D.)
Mark Rogers, PT, Ph.D.,
Jon Dingwell, Ph.D., and
Keith Gordon, Ph.D.
Brain Mechanisms of Motor Recovery Following Stroke (Leo Cohen, MD Ph.d.)
Sook-Lei Liew, OT, Ph.D.,
George Wittenburg, M.D., Ph.D., and
Cathrin Buetefisch, M.D., Ph.D.
Parkinsonís Disease and Clinical Motor Control (Daniel Corcos, Ph.D.)
Xuemei Huang, M.D., Ph.D.,
David Vaillancourt, Ph.D., and
Scott Cooper, M.D., Ph.D.
Pediatric Clinical Motor Disorders (David Good, MD)
Diane Damiano, PT, Ph.D.,
Andy Gordon, Ph.D., and
Patti Davies, OTR, Ph.D
Spinal Cord Lesions and Clinical Motor Control (Cristian Cuadra, PT, MS)
Monica Perez, PT, Ph.D.,
James Abbas, Ph.D.,
Jacob McPhereson, Ph.D., and
John Martin, Ph.D.
Brain Machine Interface and FES for Functional Recovery in SCI (Mehgan Vidt, Ph.D.)
Andy Schwartz, Ph.D.,
Lee Miller, Ph.D., and
Bob Kirsch, Ph.D.
Device mediated approaches to promote recovery in stroke (Bob Scheidt, Ph.D.)
Jules Dewald, PT, Ph.D.,
Dave Reinkensmeyer, Ph.D., and
Gene Tunik, PT, Ph.D.
Discussion and Debateó Realism vs. Idealism in Clinical Rehabilitation Research (Dave Reinkensmeyer, Ph.D.,)
Steve Wolf, PT, Ph.D.,
Edelle Field-Fote, PT, Ph.D., and
Jules Dewald, PT, Ph.D.
Special Dinner Tribute

Recognizing the career and mentorship of Claude Ghez, M.D.
Robert L. Sainburg, Ph.D. OTR
Professor of Kinesiology and Neurology
Penn State University and Penn State College of Medicine
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