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Gerard E. Francisco, M.D.

Gerard E. Francisco, M.D.

Clinical Professor and Chair
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
University of Texas Medical School at Houston
1333 Moursund, TIRR E103
Houston, TX 77030
Office: (713) 797-5244
Fax: (713) 797-7666
email: Gerard.E.Francisco@uth.tmc.edu

Research interests: Spasticity, stroke rehabilitation, Brain Injury rehabilitation, Robotic rehabilitation, electrical stimulation

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Corwin Boake, Ph.D.

Corwin Boake, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
University of Texas Medical School at Houston
1333 Moursund, TIRR A 203
Houston, TX 77030
Office: (713) 797-5913
Fax: (713) 797-5208
email: Corwin.Boake@uth.tmc.edu

Research Interests:  stroke rehabilitation, spinal cord injury rehabilitation and traumatic brain injury rehabilitation

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Sheng Li, MD PhD

Sheng Li, MD PhD

Research Assistant Professor
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
University of Texas Medical School at Houston,
1333 Moursund, TIRR B 107
Houston, TX 77030
Office: (713) 797-7561
email: sheng.li@uth.tmc.edu

Research interests: Motor control and Rehabilitation of the hand; respiratory-motor interactions and clinical applications; pathophysiology and management of spasticity; management of neuropathic pain, stroke rehabilitation; motor imagery

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Nuray Yozbatiran, PhD

Nuray Yozbatiran, PhD

Research Scientist
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
1333 Moursund, TIRR H-114
Houston, TX 77030
email: Nuray.Yozbatiran@uth.tmc.edu
phone: (713) 797-7586 (this is temporary)

Research interests: motor recovery and rehabilitation in stroke and spinal cord injury, robotic rehabilitation

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Shuo-Hsiu "James" Chang, PT, PhD

Shuo-Hsiu 'James' Chang, PT, PhD

Research Associate
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
1333 Moursund, TIRR B 107
Houston, TX 77030
email: Shuo-Hsiu.Chang@uth.tmc.edu
phone: (713) 799-7016

Research interests: Training-induced neuromuscular plasticity in stroke and spinal cord injury, Neuromuscular control in dynamic balance, Motor control and learning in aging

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Ana Durand, MD

Ana Durand, MD

TBI/Polytrauma Fellow
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Michael E. DeBakey VAMC and University of Texas Medical School at Houston
1333 Moursund, TIRR -A220
Houston, TX 77030
email: Ana.V.Durand-Sanchez@uth.tmc.edu
phone: (713) 791-1414 ext. 4205

Research interests: Stroke rehabilitation, Brain Injury rehabilitation, Spasticity, TMS, fMRI, cognitive changes after TBI

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