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Kathleen Friel, Ph.D.
Kathleen M. Friel, Ph.D.
FACULTY - LAB DIRECTOR

Kathleen M. Friel, Ph.D.

Director
Clinical Laboratory for Early Brain Injury Recovery, Early Brain Injury Recovery Clinic, Burke-Blythedale Hemiplegia Center
Burke Medical Research Institute
Assistant Professor of Neuroscience
Weill Cornell Medicine

Biography

Dr. Friel received her B.A. in Biology at Rice University, an M.S. in Neuroscience at the University of Texas Health Sciences Center at Houston, and a Ph.D. in Neurophysiology from the University of Kansas Medical Center. She completed a postdoctoral fellowship at Columbia University Medical Center. She also received a M.S. in Biostatistics from Columbia University, with a focus on patient-oriented research. Her research focuses on the importance of motor activity in neurorehabilitation. 

Education

Degree: 
M.S., Biostatistics with a Focus on Patient-Oriented Research
Institution: 
Columbia University
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Postdoctoral Fellowship
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Columbia University Medical Center
Degree: 
Ph.D., Neurophysiology
Institution: 
University of Kansas Medical Center
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M.S., Neuroscience
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University of Texas Health Sciences Center at Houston
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B.A., Biology
Institution: 
Rice University

Recent Publications

PUBLICATION: 
Journal Article
Krishnaswamy S, Coletti DJ, Berlin H, Friel K.
Am J Occup Ther. 2016 Nov/Dec;70(6):7006220050p1-7006220050p7.
Abstract on PubMed
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Journal Article
Kuo HC, Ferre CL, Carmel JB, Gowatsky JL, Stanford AD, Rowny SB, Lisanby SH, Gordon AM, Friel KM.
Dev Med Child Neurol. 2016 Jul 27. doi: 10.1111/dmcn.13192. [Epub ahead of print]
Abstract on PubMed
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Book Chapter
Carmel JB, Friel KM. Kirton, Gilbert, editors.
Calgary, AB, Canada: Academic Press; 2016. Pediatric Brain Stimulation. 1st ed.; p.195-208.
Print Book