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7:30 a.m.

Registration; Continental Breakfast


William P. Fay, MD, Senior Associate Dean for Research, School of Medicine, J.W. & Lois Winifred Stafford Distinguished Chair in Diabetes and Cardiovascular Research, Professor of Medicine and Medical Pharmacology & Physiology, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Missouri 


Brain Oscillatory Mechanisms of Cognition and Motor Learning: Impact on Neurorehabilitation
Leonardo G. Cohen, MD, Chief, Human Cortical Physiology and Neurorehabilitation Section, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke NIH




Brain Repair After Stroke
Steven C. Cramer, MD, Professor, Depts. Neurology, Anatomy & Neurobiology, and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Associate Director, Institute for Clinical & Translational Science, University of California, Irvine


The Functional Significance of Experience-Dependent Plasticity in the Mature Human Brain: insights From Current and Former Amputees
Scott Frey, PhD, Professor of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri


Lunch (provided)

12:45 p.m.

Robotic Gait Training in Non-Ambulatory Stroke Survivors
Wen Liu, PhD, Associate Professor of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Science, Kansas University Medical Center


Stroke Rehabilitation in the World of Acute Care
Nneka L. Ifejika MD MPH, Associate Professor, Section Chief of Stroke Rehabilitation, Texas Health Resources Clinical Scholar, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Department of Neurology and Neurotherapeutics, Department of Population and Data Sciences, UT Southwestern Medical Center


Functional Status Evaluations and Stroke Outcomes in Stroke Rehabilitation
Joseph Burris, MD, Associate Professor of Clinical PM&R


Closing Remarks/Adjourn
Greg Worsowicz, MD, MBA Chair and Professor of Clinical PM&R, University of Missouri