Health Science Specialist
Veterans Health Administraiton
Dr. Waid-Ebbs has over 27 years of clinical experience as a behavior analyst treating patients with cognitive deficits as a result of TBI in a variety of settings. She is a board-certified behavior analyst-doctoral level and currently works as a Health Science Specialist in the Brain Rehabilitation Research Center of Excellence at the North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System in Gainesville Florida. She has worked in a variety of clinical settings as a behavior analyst: in a locked post-acute head injury unit; as a director of a transitional living facility; and as a consultant with Speech Pathology Services at (NF/SG VHS) to assess outpatient Veterans with cognitive impairments due to TBI. Her research experience has been in measurement development using Item Response theory and in implementation of cognitive interventions. She has demonstrated a career committed to working toward functional and quality of life recovery for those with disabilities and continues to evaluate Veterans with TBI on a weekly basis.