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Lab Team

Lab Director

Teresa Jacobson Kimberley, PhD, PT

Teresa Jacobson Kimberley, PhD, PT
Director of the Brain Recovery Lab
Department of Physical Therapy
BrainRecoveryLab@MGHIHP.edu
(617) 643-9237

 

 

Teresa Jacobson Kimberley, PhD, PT, is Professor and Director of the Brain Recovery Lab, in the Department of Physical Therapy in the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences at the MGH Institute. Her lab’s focus is to understand the pathophysiology of motor impairment and develop novel rehabilitation interventions for neurologic disorders, such as dystonia and stroke.

Her research helped to pioneer the use of neuroimaging and non-invasive brain stimulation in the investigation of rehabilitation-related areas. Her work is funded through the National Institutes of Health, private foundations and industry partners. She serves on the Foundation for Physical Therapy Scientific Review Committee and is an Associate Editor for the Journal of Neurologic Physical Therapy and Restorative Neurology and Neuroscience.

Read more about Dr. Kimberley.

 


Lab Manager

Megan Peterson

Megan Peterson
Lab Manager
Department of Physical Therapy
mpeterson@mghihp.edu
(617) 643-6564

 

 

Megan Peterson is the Lab Manager of the Brain Recovery Lab under the direction of Teresa Jacobson Kimberley, PhD, PT. Prior to this, Megan assisted in research at Emory University, in both the Psychology Department and the Program in Linguistics.