Research And Education

Research at Baylor Rehab

Research at Baylor Scott & White Institute for Rehabilitation focuses on improving the health and function of all our patients across their lifespan. Our goal is to generate new knowledge through research and collaboration so that results can be translated into clinical care used to improve patient and family outcomes.

About Our Research | Current Research


Participate In Our Research

Become a part of our research. We are always looking for people to participate in our studies. Without participants, we wouldn’t be able to collect the essential data that goes into improving patient outcomes. Visit our current research page and see if you’re a match for one of our ongoing studies.

Learn More About Our Research Opportunities

Our Research Team

Research Leadership
  • Simon Driver
    Director of Research
  • Katherine Froehlich-Grobe
    Associate Director of Research

Clinical Researchers
  • Chrysty Sturdivant
    Investigator
  • Jenny Reynolds
    Investigator
  • Marie Dahdah
    Investigator
  • Mary Beth Phillips
    Investigator
  • Monica Bennett
    Statistician
  • Randi Dubiel
    Investigator
  • Rita Hamilton
    Investigator
  • Sandra Carroll
    Investigator
  • Seema Sikka
    Investigator
  • Shahid Shafi
    Principle Investigator

Research Coordinators
  • Amber Merfeld
    Clinical Research Coordinator
  • Anne Woolsey
    Clincal Research Coordinator
  • Cindy Dunklin
    Project Coordinator, North Texas Traumatic Brain Injury Model System
  • Danielle Carlton
    Clinical Research Coordinator
  • Lacy McDonald
    Clinical Research Assistant
  • Libby Callender
    Epidemiologist
  • Maria Cole
    Research Case Manager
  • Megan Reynolds
    Clinical Research Coordinator

Education at Baylor Rehab

We’re committed to improving the outcomes of patients through research, and educating future physical medicine and rehabilitation professionals. Baylor Scott & White Institute for Rehabilitation offers five specialty physical therapy residencies and one PM&R physician residency program for those seeking the next step in their education.

Learn More About Our Residency Programs

Careers at Baylor Rehab

Some have jobs. We have a calling. Be a part of the largest rehabilitation network in Texas. Our experienced team of medical professionals are committed to putting our patients first. We are proud to call Baylor Rehab home.

Residency Opportunities

Continue your education with a residency at Baylor Scott & White Institute for Rehabilitation. We offer a PM&R physician residency, as well as physical therapy residency programs for acute care, neurologic, orthopedic, sports and women’s health specialties.