A Stroke Center researcher walking with a patient in a physical therapy exercise.

A major focus of The Stroke Center – Dallas is clinical research. Current studies are examining correlates of post-stroke fatigue and the effect of transcranial magnetic stimulation on balance recovery after stroke.

Ongoing Research Projects

Completed Research Projects

Research Collaborators

The Stroke Center - Dallas partners with professors from TWU as well as UT Southwestern Medical Center to further research opportunities for students and clinical trials for patients. Collaborators include:

Asha Vas, PhD, OT
Associate Professor, School of Occupational Therapy, Texas Woman’s University

Hui-Ting Goh, PhD, PT
Assistant Professor, School of Physical Therapy, Texas Woman’s University

Mark Johnson, MD
Professor, Department of Neurology and Neurotherapeutics
Chief, Division of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases, UT Southwestern Medical Center

Patricia Smith, PhD, PT
Professor, retired
Chair, Department of Physical Therapy, UT Southwestern Medical Center

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