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

Kathleen M. Friel, Ph.D.

Lab Director
Clinical Laboratory for Early Brain Injury Recovery
Burke Medical Research Institute
Assistant Professor of Neuroscience
Weill Cornell Medicine
Director
Burke Medical Research Institute
Director of Hemiplegia Research

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
Degree: 
Postdoctoral Fellowship
Institution: 
Columbia University Medical Center
Degree: 
Ph.D., Neurophysiology
Institution: 
University of Kansas Medical Center
Degree: 
M.S., Neuroscience
Institution: 
University of Texas Health Sciences Center at Houston
Degree: 
B.A., Biology
Institution: 
Rice University

Recent Publications

PUBLICATION: 
Journal Article
Marneweck M, Kuo HC, Smorenburg ARP, Ferre CL, Flamand VH, Gupta D, Carmel JB, Bleyenheuft Y, Gordon AM, Friel KM.
Neurorehabil Neural Repair. 2018 Jan 1:1545968317745991. doi: 10.1177/1545968317745991. [Epub ahead of print]
Abstract on PubMed
PUBLICATION: 
Opinion Article
Hung YC, Friel KM, Gordon AM.
Front Hum Neurosci. 2017 Dec 15;11:619. doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2017.00619. eCollection 2017.
Full-Text on PubMed
PUBLICATION: 
Manuscript
Gupta D, Barachant A, Gordon AM, Ferre C, Kuo HC, Carmel JB, Friel KM.
Ann Neurol. 2017 Nov;82(5):766-780. doi: 10.1002/ana.25080. Epub 2017 Nov 1.
Abstract on PubMed