Advisory Board

Kate Adamson
Inspirational Keynote Speaker and Award-winning Author
Kate Adamson, Inspirational Keynote Speaker
Kimberly Anderson-Erisman, Ph.D..
Directory of Education
The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis
George Bekey, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus of Computer Science
George Bekey, Ph.D.
Kelly Cole, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Integrative Physiology
The University of Iowa
Hans Forssberg, MD, Ph.D.
Professor Neuropediatric Unit, Department of Woman and Child Health
Karolinska Institute Stockholm, Sweden
Walter Greenleaf, Ph.D.
Greenleaf Medical Systems
Robert Gregor, Ph.D.
Adjunct Professor Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy
University of Southern California
Lee Johnson
Innovative Sports Training Inc.
Bryan Kemp, Ph.D.
Co-Director of the RRTC
Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center
Michael C.K. Khoo, Ph.D.
Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Dwight C.& Hildagarde E. Baum Chair
University of Southern California
Edward J. Koeneman, MSEE
Chief Operating Officer
Kinetic Muscles, Inc.
Karen D. Lincoln, Ph.D., M.S.W., M.A.
Associate Professor
Associate Director, USC Edward R. Roybal Institute on Aging University of Southern California School of Social Work
USC School of Social Work
Alma S. Merians, PT, PhD
Department of Rehabilitation and Movement Science
University of Medicine and Dentistry of NewJersey
Alma S. Merians Profile
Kenneth J. Ottenbacher, Ph.D.
Russell Shearn Moody Distinguished Chair
Professor & Director, Division of Rehabilitation Sciences
Associate Director, Sealy Center on Aging
UTMB Division of Rehabilitation Sciences
Jacquelin Perry, MD, ScD (hon.)
Director Emeritus, Pathokinesiology Laboratory
Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center
Elizabeth K. Rasch, PT, PhD
Staff Scientist and Chief, Epidemiology and Biostatistics Section
National Institutes of Health, Mark O. Hatfield Clinical Research Center
Rehabilitation Medicine Department
Giselle Petzinger, M.D.
Assistant Professor Department of Neurology
Rehabilitation Science at USC
David Reinkensmeyer Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering and Department of Biomedical Engineering
University of California, Irvine
Zev Rymer, MD, Ph.D.
John G. Searle Chair in Rehabilitation Research and Director of RERC on MARS
Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago
Donna Spruijt-Metz
Associate Professor in Preventive Medicine and core faculty of USC's Childhood Obesity Research Center
Spruijt-Metz Lab
Greg Thompson, MSW
Chief Executive Officer
Personal Assistance Services Council of Los Angeles County
Patrice L.(Tamar)Weiss, OT, Ph.D.
Professor Director,Laboratory for Innovations in Rehabilitation Technology
University of Haifa
David E. Wolf, MA
Second Vice President
Los Angeles Commision on Disability
Margaret Campbell, Ph.D.
OPTT-RERC Program Officer
The National Institute of Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR)