Brain Injury Medical Director
California Rehabilitation Institute
Los Angeles, California
Dr. Herman is a Physiatrist with a subspeciality in Brain Injury Medicine. He is currently the Brain Injury Medical Director of California Rehabilitation Institute which is a joint venture of Cedars Sinai Hospital System and UCLA. Prior to taking on this position; he was Director of Brain Injury Medicine Fellowship at Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital within the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Harvard Medical School. He obtained his medical degree at Penn State and residency training at Shirley Ryan Ability Ability/Formerly known as Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago/Northwestern Medical School. His research and clinical interests are focused on the treatment and improvement of functional outcomes of those who suffered traumatic and acquired brain injuries as well as functional neurological disorders. He is interested in the evaluation and management of potential medical barriers that can impair functional outcomes such as poor sleep, pain, spasticity, neuro-endocrine dysfunction, neurobehavioral, cognitive, physical and emotional deficits. As a trained physiatrist, he has the expertise to understand the whole patient and the role of body system/structure deficits and impact on activity and participation.
Saturday, September 25, 2021
2:30 PM – 6:30 PM ET