Frontiers of BrainHealth Lunch Lecture Series
Learn from some of the world's leading brain scientists as they discuss their groundbreaking research
The Center for BrainHealth invites scientists to share their scientific study with students and other researchers at the Frontiers of BrainHealth Lunch Lectures. The lectures are heavily science focused and are not intended for a lay audience.
The lectures are free, but you must register to reserve your seat. Lunch is served at 11:45 AM.
Advancing Rehabilitation Science, Improving Lives
Deborah Backus, PT, PhD, FACRM
Director of Multiple Sclerosis Research
Deborah Backus, PT, Ph.D., FACRM, is the director of multiple sclerosis research at The Eula C. and Andrew C. Carlos Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Rehabilitation and Wellness Program at Shepherd Center. She is president-elect of the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine (ACRM). Dr. Backus has 30 years of experience as a rehabilitation clinician, educator and researcher. As part of the MS Rehabilitation and Wellness Program at Shepherd Center, Dr. Backus coordinates research efforts to study the health and wellness needs of people at varying stages of MS.