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

Kathleen M. Friel, Ph.D.

Lab Director
Clinical Laboratory for Early Brain Injury Recovery
Burke Neurological Institute
Associate 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
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Columbia University
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Postdoctoral Fellowship
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Columbia University Medical Center
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Ph.D., Neurophysiology
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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
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Rice University

Recent Publications

PUBLICATION: 
Journal Article
Maxime T Robert, Claudio L Ferre, Karen Y Chin, Marina B Brandao, Jason Carmel, Rodrigo Araneda, Yannick Bleyenheuft, Kathleen Friel, Andrew M Gordon
Pediatr Phys Ther. 2021 Jul 1;33(3):120-127. doi: 10.1097/PEP.0000000000000804.
Abstract on PubMed
PUBLICATION: 
Journal Article
Maxime T Robert, Jennifer Gutterman, Claudio L Ferre, Karen Chin, Marina B Brandao, Andrew M Gordon, Kathleen Friel
Neurorehabil Neural Repair. 2021 May 6;15459683211011220. doi: 10.1177/15459683211011220. Online ahead of print.
Abstract on PubMed
PUBLICATION: 
Journal Article
Kathleen M Friel , Claudio L Ferre, Marina Brandao, Hsing-Ching Kuo, Karen Chin, Ya-Ching Hung, Maxime T Robert, Veronique H Flamand, Ana Smorenburg, Yannick Bleyenheuft, Jason B Carmel, Talita Campos, Andrew M Gordon
Front Neurol. 2021 May 3;12:660780. doi: 10.3389/fneur.2021.660780. eCollection 2021.
Full-Text on Pubmed