UF is developing strength in medical approaches to treat clinical disorders with electrical stimulation of relevant neural structures.
|Erica Dale, PhD||Assistant Professor||Department of Physiology & Aging||Basic Breathing Research Core, Neurological Disorders Core, Neurotechnology Core, Spinal Cord Injury Core||Spinal stimulation induced phrenic motor plasticity; neurostimulation and functional recovery of breathing capacity after spinal injury|
|David Fuller, PhD||Professor; Associate Director||Department of Physical Therapy; BREATHE Center||Basic Breathing Research Core, Airway Defense Core, Neurological Disorders Core, Neurotherapeutic Oxygen Core, Neurotechnology Core, Spinal Cord Injury Core||Spinal stimulation and recovery of breathing activity with opiate-induced respiratory depression and spinal injury; Regulation of airway muscles; Hyperbaric oxygenation, intermittent hypoxia and respiratory plasticity, Pompe disease|
|Nicholas Napoli, PhD||Assistant Professor||Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering||Neurotherapeutic Oxygen Core, Neurotechnology Core||Hyperbaric oxygenation|
|Kevin Otto, PhD||Professor||Department of Biomedical Engineering||Neurological Disorders Core, Neurotechnology Core, Spinal Cord Injury Core||Neural interfaces, multi-channel implantable micro devices for neural stimulation, autonomic neuroengineering; neuroprosthetics; spinal/epidural stimulation|
|Christine Schmidt, PhD||Professor & Chair||Department of Biomedical Engineering||Neurological Disorders Core, Neurotechnology Core, Spinal Cord Injury Core||Neuroregeneration after peripheral or spinal cord injury|
|Yasin B. Seven, MS, PhD||Assistant Professor||Department of Physiological Sciences||Basic Breathing Research Core, Neurotechnology Core, Neurological Disorders Core, Spinal Cord Injury Core||Neuroprotection in spinal cord injury and neurodegenerative diseases, nanoparticle-based targeted drug delivery|
|Glenn Walter, PhD||Professor & Vice Chair||Department of Physiology & Aging||Basic Breathing Research Core, Neurotechnology Core||MRI imaging of respiratory muscles & their plasticity|