Research Scientist II; Assistant Professor
Shirley Ryan AbilityLab; Northwestern University
Dr. Miriam Rafferty is a Research Scientist at the Shirley Ryan AbilityLab and an Assistant Professor at Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine in the Departments of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and Psychiatry & Behavioral Science. She is also an active physical therapist clinician specializing in neurologic physical therapy for people with Parkinson’s disease. Dr. Rafferty’s research focuses on health services delivery models for people with Parkinson’s disease, particularly proactive delivery models. She uses implementation science methodology to study the implementation of evidence-based practices and novel technologies into real-world rehabilitation settings.
Saturday, September 25, 2021
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM ET