Rehabilitation Science Students Present at Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting

sfn-sunshine-hawkins-sutor-2016_croppedsfn-sutor-2016croppedsunshine_cropped_neuroscienceposterimage_12-16Rehabilitation Science PhD students, Kelly Hawkins, Michael Sunshine, and Tommy Sutor, presented at the Society for Neuroscience annual meeting last month. The SfN is the world’s largest organization of scientists and physicians devoted to understanding the brain and nervous system. More than 30,300 attendees from 80 countries convened in San Diego to hear emerging science from learned experts, collaborate with peers, and explore new tools and technologies at SfN’s 46th annual meeting.

Great work, Kelly, Michael, and Tommy!


Kelly Hawkins
“Executive control of walking in adults with mobility deficits quantified by fNIRS neuroimaging”
PhD Mentor: Dr. Emily Fox

Michael Sunshine
“Intraspinal activation of respiratory muscle depends on phase of respiratory cycle”
PhD Mentor: Dr. David Fuller
View the poster here: sfn2016_sunshine_csne-poster

Tommy Sutor
“Locomotor-respiratory coupling  after spinal cord injury and the effects of locomotor rehabilitation”
PhD Mentor: Dr. Emily Fox