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Progress in Clinical Motor Control I: Neurorehabilitation
Monday, July 23, 2018
12:00 – 2:00 pm Registration Past Present & Future
12:30 pm Opening Comments
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

The The National Center of Neuromodulation for Rehabilitation

Keynote Lecture

William Zev Rymer, MD Ph.D.

Current state and future of Clinical Motor Control Research

2:00 pm – 2:15 pm Break
2:15 pm – 3:45 pm Session: Motor Learning and Clinical Motor Disorders
Moderator: Mark Latash, Ph.D.
Speakers: Pablo Celnik, MD, Ph.D., Ludo Max, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, Jonathan Wolpaw, MD
3:45 pm – 5:15 pm Session: Cognition and Clinical Motor Disorders
Moderator: Paul Eslinger, Ph.D.
Speakers: Pietro Mazzoni, M.D., Ph.D. Maria Felice Ghilardi, MD, Laurel Buxbaum, Ph.D.
5:15 pm – 5:30 pm Break
5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Session: Motor Control and Clinical Motor Disorders
Moderator: Carolee Winstein, PT, Ph.D.
Speakers: Jim Gordon, PT, Ed.D., Claude Ghez, MD
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Cocktail Reception Sponsored by Aretech
Tuesday, July 24, 2018
7:30 am – 8:00 am Continental Breakfast Basic Motor Control and Clinical Motor Disorders
8:00 am – 9:45 am Session: Sensory Function and Clinical Motor Disorders
Moderator: Mindy Levin, PT, Ph.D.
Speakers: Netta Gurari, Ph.D., Sean Dukelow, M.D. Ph.D

Helen Cohen OT, Ph.D., and

Robert Scheidt Ph.D.

9:45 am – 11:30 am Session: Reflex Modulation and Clinical Motor Disorders
Moderator: Brian Schmit, Ph.D.
Speakers: Alison Hyngstrom, Ph.D., Stephen Scott, Ph.D., Rick Segal, PT, Ph.D., Mindy Levin, PT, Ph.D.
11:30 am – 1:00 pm Lunch and Posters
1:00 pm – 2:30 pm Session: Posture-Locomotion and Clinical Motor Disorders
Moderator: Stephen Piazza, Ph.D.
Speakers: Mark Rogers, PT, Ph.D., Jon Dingwell, Ph.D., Keith Gordon, Ph.D.
2:30pm – 4:15 pm Session: Brain Mechanisms of Motor Recovery Following Stroke
Moderator: Leo Cohen, MD, Ph.D.
Speakers: Sook-Lei Liew, OT, Ph.D., George Wittenberg, MD, Ph.D., Cathrin Buetefisch, MD, Ph.D.
Clinical Conditions
4:15 pm – 5:45 pm Session: Parkinson's Disease and Clinical Motor Control
Moderator: Daniel Corcos, Ph.D.
Speakers: Xuemei Huang, MD, Ph.D., David Vaillancourt, Ph.D., Scott Cooper, MD, Ph.D.
5:45 pm – 6:45 pm Poster Session
7:00 pm – 9:30 pm Dinner Tribute to Claude Ghez, MD
Wednesday, July 25, 2018
7:30 am – 8:00 am Continental Breakfast Clinical Conditions
8:00 am – 9:30 am Session: Pediatric Clinical Motor Disorders
Moderator: David Good, MD
Speakers: Diane Damiano, PT, Ph.D., Andy Gordon, Ph.D., Patti Davies, OTR, Ph.D.
9:30 am – 11:00 am Session: Spinal Cord Lesions and Clinical Motor Control
Moderator: Cristian Cuadra, PT, MS
Speakers: Monica Perez, PT, Ph.D, James Abbas, Ph.D., Jacob McPherson, Ph.D.
11:00 am – 11:15 am Break
11:15 am – 12:45 pm Session: Brain Machine Interface and FES for functional recovery in SCI
Moderator: Mehgan Vidt, Ph.D.
Speakers: Andy Schwartz, Ph.D., Lee Miller, Ph.D., Bob Kirsch, Ph.D.
12:45 pm – 2:00 pm Lunch and Posters
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Session: Device mediated approaches to promote recovery in stroke
Moderator: Bob Scheidt, Ph.D.
Speakers: Jules Dewald, PT, Ph.D., Dave Reinkensmeyer, Ph.D., Gene Tunik, PT, Ph.D.
Technology and Applications
3:30 pm – 3:45 pm Break
3:45 pm – 5:30 pm Session: Discussion and Debate— Realism vs. Idealism in Clinical Rehabilitation Research (Dave Reinkensmeyer, Ph.D.,)
Steve Wolf, PT, Ph.D.,
Edelle Field-Fote, PT, Ph.D., and
Jules Dewald, PT, Ph.D.
5:30 pm Closing Reception and Posters

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