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NMPT Faculty Mentors

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Basic Science Mentors
Elisabeth Barton, PhD Professor
Department of Applied Physiology and Kinesiology
Director, Physiological Assessment Core, Paul D. Wellstone Muscular Dystrophy Cooperative Research Center
College of Health and Human Performance
Stephen Blackband, PhD

 

Professor
Department of Neuroscience
College of Medicine
Donald Bolser, PhD Professor
Department of Physiological Sciences
College of Veterinary Medicine
David Fuller, PhD Professor
Department of Physical Therapy
College of Public Health and Health Professions
Andrew Judge, PhD Associate Professor
Department of Physical Therapy
College of Public Health and Health Professions
Christiaan Leeuwenburgh, PhD Professor & Chief
Department of Aging and Geriatrics
Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology
College of Medicine
Professor & Chair
Department of Neuroscience
College of Medicine
Scott K. Powers, PhD
UAA Endowed Professor and Distinguished Professor

Department of Applied Physiology & Kinesiology
College of Health and Human Performance
Adjunct Professor
Department of Physiology
College of Medicine

Paul J. Reier, PhD Anne and Oscar Lackner Professor & Eminent Scholar
Department of Neuroscience
College of Medicine
Christine Schmidt, PhD J. Cratyon Pruitt Family Endowed Professor and Chair
Department of Biomedical Engineering
College of Engineering
Edward Scott, PhD Professor
Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology
Director
Program in Stem Cell Biology
College of Medicine
Dennis A. Steindler, PhD Joseph J. Bagnor Shands Professor of Medical Research
Department of Neurosurgery
College of Medicine
Floyd J. Thompson, PhD Professor Emeritus
Department of Physiological Sciences
College of Veterinary Medicine
Research Career Scientist
VA Brain Rehabilitation Research Center of Excellence
Glenn Walter, PhD Professor
Department of Physiology and Functional Genomics
College of Medicine
Clinical Research Mentors
Mark Bishop, PhD Associate Professor
Department of Physical Therapy
College of Public Health and Health Professions
Janis Daly, PhD, PT Professor
Department of Neurology
Director
VA Brain Rehabilitation Research Center of Excellence
Emily Fox, PT, DPT, PhD, NCS Research Assistant Professor
Department of Physical Therapy
College of Public Health and Health Professions
Todd Golde, MD, PhD Professor
Department of Neuroscience
Director
Center for Translational Research in Neurodegenerative Disease
College of Medicine
A. Daniel Martin, PT, FACSM, PhD Professor
Department of Physical Therapy
College of Public Health and Health Professions
Marco Pahor, MD Professor & Chair
Department of Aging and Geriatric Research
Director
Institute on Aging
College of Medicine
Carolynn Patten, PT, PhD, FAPTA Professor
Department of Physical Therapy
College of Public Health and Health Professions
Emily K. Plowman, Ph.D., CCC-SLP Associate Professor
Department of Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences
Clinical Translational Director
Center for Respiratory Rehabilitation and Research
College of Public Health and Health Professions
Michael Robinson, PhD Professor
Department of Clinical and Health Psychology
Director
Center for Pain Research and Behavioral Health
College of Public Health and Health Professions
Basic Science/Clinical Research Mentors
David Borchelt, PhD Professor
Department of Neuroscience
Director
Santa Fe Healthcare Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center for Translational Research in Neurodegenerative Disease
College of Medicine
Barry Byrne, MD, PhD Professor & Associate Chair
Department of Pediatrics and Molecular Genetics & Microbiology
Director, Powell Gene Therapy Center
College of Medicine
Evangelos Christou, PhD Associate Professor
Department of Applied Physiology and Kinesiology
College of Health and Human Performance
Leonardo Ferreira, PhD Assistant Professor
Department of Applied Physiology and Kinesiology
College of Health and Human Performance
Gordon S. Mitchell, PhD Professor
Department of Physical Therapy
Director, Center for Respiratory Research and Rehabilitation
College of Public Health and Health Professions
Michael Okun, MD Adelaid Lackner Associate Professor
Departments of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Neuroscience
College of Medicine
H. Lee Sweeney, PhD Professor
Department of Pharmacology & Therapeutics
Director, Myology Institute
College of Medicine
David Vaillancourt, PhD Professor
Departments of Applied Physiology and Kinesiology, Neurology, Biomedical Engineering
Colleges of Health and Human Performance, Medicine, and Engineering
Director, Center for Exercise Science
College of Health and Human Performance
Krista Vandenborne, PT, PhD Professor and Chair
Department of Physical Therapy
College of Public Health and Health Professions