Ongoing Research Projects

National Institutes of Health 1R03HD075777. “Cortical priming to optimize gait rehabilitation post stroke”. Principal Investigator

AT Still University Intramural Award. “Robot-assisted ankle rehabilitation and neural plasticity after stroke”. Co-Investigator

UIC Applied Health Sciences Interdisciplinary Pilot Award.  “Transcranial direct current stimulation as a novel therapeutic approach for individuals with ALS”.  Principal Investigator


Completed Research Projects

Honda R& D. “Randomized Control Trial Comparing Task Specific Training using Stride Management Assist (SMA) vs. Impairment based Physical Therapy (IPT) on Functional Walking Ability following Outpatient Stroke Rehabilitation”. Site PI

Innovative Neurotronics Inc. “Randomized Trial of the Innovative Neurotronics WalkAide Compared to Conventional Ankle-Foot Orthosis (AFO) in Stroke Patients”.  Principal Investigator

National Institute of Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR) Merit Research Fellowship.  “Does the non-lesioned hemisphere influence paretic lower limb motor function following stroke?” Principal Investigator