Faculty

Directors

Scott R. Whittemore, Ph.D.

Scott R. Whittemore, Ph.D.

Professor and Vice Chairman for Research,
Department of Neurological Surgery, Anatomical Sciences & Neurobiology
Henry D. and Marianna Garretson Endowed Chair in Spinal Cord Injury Research
Scientific Director, Kentucky Spinal Cord Injury Research Center
Laboratory of Molecular Neurobiology
Phone: 502-852-8060
E-mail

Maxwell Boakye, M.D.

Maxwell Boakye, M.D.

Associate Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery
Ole A., Mabel Wise & Wilma Wise Nelson Endowed Research Chair
Clinical Research Director, Kentucky Spinal Cord Injury Research Center
Laboratory of Spinal Cord Injury and Brain Injury Research
Neurosurgical Outcomes and Translational Research (NOTR) Laboratory
Phone: 502-852-8060
E-mail

 

Susan Harkema

Susan Harkema, Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery, Anatomical Sciences & Neurobiology
Owsley B. Frazier Chair in Neurological Rehabilitation
Rehabilitation Research Director, Kentucky Spinal Cord Injury Research Center
Laboratory of Neural Plasticity
Phone: 502-582-7443
E-mail


Claudia Angeli

Claudia Angeli, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery
Senior Researcher, Human Locomotion Research Center at Frazier Rehab Institute
Phone: 502-582-7443
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Andrea Behrman, Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery
Pediatric Rehabilitation and Recovery Laboratory
Phone: 502-582-7400
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Michal Hetman, M.D., Ph.D.

Michal Hetman, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery and
Department of Pharmacology & Toxicology
Endowed Professor of Molecular Signaling
Laboratory of Neurosignalling
Phone: 502-852-8060
E-mail

Dena Howland, Ph.D.

Dena Howland, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery
Rebecca F. Hammond Endowed Chair
Laboratory of Neural Repair, Plasticity and Functional Recovery
Phone: 502-407-3272; Fax: 502-582-7488
E-mail

Charles Hubscher, Ph.D.

Professor, Departments of Anatomical Sciences & Neurobiology, Neurological Surgery
Laboratory of Translational Neuroscience
Phone: 502-852-3058; Fax: 502-852-6228
E-mail

Robert F. James IV, M.D.

Associate Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery,
Chief, Vascular Neurosurgery
Phone: 502-582-7624
E-mail

Darryl L. Kaelin, M.D.

Darryl L. Kaelin, M.D.

Chief, Associate Professor and Residency Director, Division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Medical Director, Frazier Rehabilitation and Neuroscience Institute
Phone: 502-852-8060
E-mail

David S. K. Magnuson, Ph.D.

David S. K. Magnuson, Ph.D.

Professor, Departments of Neurological Surgery,
Anatomical Sciences & Neurobiology,
and Biomedical Engineering
Friends for Michael Endowed
Laboratory of Locomotor systems & Rehabilitation
502-852-6551; Fax: 502-852-5148
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Sujata Saraswat Ohri

Sujata Saraswat Ohri, Ph.D.

Instructor, Department of Neurological Surgery 
Phone: 502-852-6611
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Alexander Ovechkin, M.D., Ph.D.

Alexander Ovechkin, M.D., Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery
Laboratory of Clinical Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Neurophysiology
Phone: 502-581-8675
E-mail

Jeffrey Petruska

Jeffrey C. Petruska, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Departments of Anatomical Sciences & Neurobiology and Neurological Surgery
Laboratory of Neural Physiology & Plasticity
Phone: 502-852-8060
E-mail

Teresa Pitts, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery
Laboratory of Airway Protection
Phone: 502-852-8060
E-mail

Enrico Recj, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery
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David Stirling

David Stirling, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery and Microbiology & Immunology
Director, James R. Petersdorf Endowed Laboratory
Phone: (502) 852-8060
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Affiliated Faculty


Gina Bertocci, Ph.D.
Professor, Endowed Chair of Biomechanics, Mechanical Engineering
Associate Director, Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center on Wheelchair Transportation Safety

Martha Bickford, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Anatomical Sciences & Neurobiology
Visual Neuroscience Laboratory

Nolan L. Boyd, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Physiology & Biophysics and Cardiovascular Therapeutics Division, Cardiovascular Innovation Institute

Nigel Cooper, Ph.D.
Professor and Vice Chair, Department of Anatomical Sciences & Neurobiology

Evelyne Gozal, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Pediatric Research Institute

William Guido, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Anatomical Sciences & Neurobiology

James B. Hoying, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Physiology & Biophysics
Chief, Division of Cardiovascular Therapeutics, Cardiovascular Innovation Institute
University of Louisville, Jewish/St. Mary's Hospital

Bradley B. Keller, M.D.
Kosair Charities Chair & Director of the Cardiovascular Innovation Institute's Kosair Charieties Pediatric Heart Research Center
Division Chief, Pediatric Heart Research
Vice Chair for Research, Department of Pediatrics

Robin Krimm, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Anatomical Sciences & Neurobiology
Laboratory of Sensory Neural Development

Amanda Jo LeBlanc, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Cardiovascular Innovation Institute

David Lominadze, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Physiology

Robert F. Lundy, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Anatomical Sciences & Neurobiology
Laboratory of Neurophysiology

Daniela Terson de Paleville, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Health & Sports Sciences

Matthew Qiu, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Anatomical Sciences & Neurobiology
Laboratory of Developmental Neurobiology

Peter Quesada, Ph.D.
Professor, Mechanical Engineering, Speed Scientific School

Michael Voor, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Orthopedics
The Orthopedic Bioengineering Laboratory

Steve Koenig, Ph.D.
Professor, Departments of Biomedical Engineering, Surgery