Research Team

CBIR Leadership

  • Douglas H. Smith, MD

    Douglas H. Smith, MD

    Director, Penn Center for Brain Injury and Repair
  • David Meaney, PhD

    David Meaney, PhD

    CBIR Associate Director for Preclinical Research
  • Ramon Diaz-Arrastia, MD, PhD

    Ramon Diaz-Arrastia, MD, PhD

    Associate Director for Clinical Research, Penn Center for Brain Injury and Repair

CBIR Collaborators

  • Kristy Arbogast, PhD

    Kristy Arbogast, PhD

  • William M. Armstead, BA, MS, PhD

    William M. Armstead, BA, MS, PhD

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    Rosette C. Biester (Plotkin), PhD

  • H. Isaac Chen, MD

    H. Isaac Chen, MD

  • Akiva S. Cohen, PhD

    Akiva S. Cohen, PhD

  • Diego Contreras, MD, PhD

    Diego Contreras, MD, PhD

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  • D. Kacy Cullen, PhD

    D. Kacy Cullen, PhD

     Email
  • John A. Detre, MD

    John A. Detre, MD

     Email
  • James Eberwine, PhD

    James Eberwine, PhD

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  • Joshua Gold, Ph.D.

    Joshua Gold, Ph.D.

    Professor of Neuroscience, Department of Neuroscience, University of Pennsylvania
     Email
  • Matthew Grady, M.D., FAAP, CAQSM

    Matthew Grady, M.D., FAAP, CAQSM

    Sports medicine pediatrician at CHOP with expertise in primary care sports medicine
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  • M. Sean Grady, M.D.

    M. Sean Grady, M.D.

    Charles Harrison Frazier Professor and Chair of the Department of Neurosurgery
     Email
  • Roy Hamilton, M.D., MS

    Roy Hamilton, M.D., MS

     215-573-7065
  • Frances Elizabeth Jensen, M.D., FACP

    Frances Elizabeth Jensen, M.D., FACP

    Professor of Neurology, CPUP Board of Directors, University of Pennsylvania, Chair, Neurology Department
     215-662-3360
  • Victoria E. Johnson, MBChB, PhD

    Victoria E. Johnson, MBChB, PhD

  • Kelly Jordan-Sciutto, Ph.D.

    Kelly Jordan-Sciutto, Ph.D.

    Chair and Professor, Department of Pathology, Associate Dean for Graduate Education and Director of the Biomedical Graduate Studies at the Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania.
     Email
  • Michael Kahana, Ph.D.

    Michael Kahana, Ph.D.

    Professor of Psychology, Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania
  • Todd Kilbaugh, M.D.

    Todd Kilbaugh, M.D.

    Anesthesiologist and Pediatric Intensivist Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia University of Pennsylvania
     Email
  • Virginia M.-Y. Lee, Ph.D.

    Virginia M.-Y. Lee, Ph.D.

    Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Co-Director of the Center for Neurodegenerative Disease Research at Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
     Email
  • Joshua Levine, M.D.

    Joshua Levine, M.D.

    Assistant Professor, Departments of Neurology, Neurosurgery, Anesthesiology & Critical Care, Director, Neurocritical Care Program, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Director, Neurocritical Care Fellowship Training Program, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
     Email
  • Timothy Lucas, M.D., Ph.D.

    Timothy Lucas, M.D., Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery, Director, Translational Neuromodulation Laboratory, Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania, Associate Director, Center for Neuroengineering & Therapeutics, University of Pennsylvania
     Email
  • Eileen Maloney-Wilensky, MSN, RN, CRNP

    Eileen Maloney-Wilensky, MSN, RN, CRNP

    Director of the Neurosurgery Clinical Research Division (NCRD)
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  • Christina Master, M.D., FAAP, CAQSM

    Christina Master, M.D., FAAP, CAQSM

    Division of Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, The Children’s Hospital of PhiladelphiaChildren's Hospital of Philadelphia
     215-590-1527
  • Michael L. McGarvey, M.D.

    Michael L. McGarvey, M.D.

    Associate Professor of Neurology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania Director Intraoperative Monitoring, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
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  • Claire Mitchell, Ph.D.

    Claire Mitchell, Ph.D.

    Associate Professor, Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, University of Pennsylvania
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  • Nicole Otto, M.D.

    Nicole Otto, M.D.

    Clinical Assistant Professor of Family Medicine and Community Health Staff Physician, University of Pennsylvania Student Health Services
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  • Jose L. Pascual, M.D., Ph.D. FRCS(C), FRCP(C)

    Jose L. Pascual, M.D., Ph.D. FRCS(C), FRCP(C)

    Assistant Professor, Surgery, University of Pennsylvania
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  • Danielle Sandsmark, M.D., Ph.D.

    Danielle Sandsmark, M.D., Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor of Neurology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
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  • Andrea L.C. Schneider, MD, PhD

    Andrea L.C. Schneider, MD, PhD

    Assistant Professor of Neurology, Division of Neurocritical Care, University of Pennsylvania
  • Vivek Shenoy, Ph.D.

    Vivek Shenoy, Ph.D.

    Professor of Materials Science and Engineering (MSE), Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics (MEAM), Bioengineering (BE)
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  • Randel Swanson, D.O., Ph.D.

    Randel Swanson, D.O., Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
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  • John Q. Trojanowski, M.D., Ph.D.

    John Q. Trojanowski, M.D., Ph.D.

    William Maul Measey-Truman G. Schnabel, Jr., M.D. Professor of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology Director, Alzheimer's Disease Center Co-director, Center for Neurodegenerative Disease Research and Marian S. Ware Alzheimer Drug Discovery Program Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
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  • Ragini Verma, Ph.D.

    Ragini Verma, Ph.D.

    Associate Professor Biomedical Image Analysis, Department of Radiology at the University of Pennsylvania
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  • William C. Welch, Ph.D.

    William C. Welch, Ph.D.

    Chair, Department of Neurosurgery, Pennsylvania Hospital
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  • Beth Winkelstein, Ph.D.

    Beth Winkelstein, Ph.D.

    Vice Provost for Education and Professor, Bioengineering
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  • John A. Wolf, Ph.D.

    John A. Wolf, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery at the Hospital at the University of Pennsylvania
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  • John H. Wolfe, Ph.D.

    John H. Wolfe, Ph.D.

    Professor of Neurology, Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia
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