Craik, Rebecca

Craik, Rebecca
United States
Prof Craik, PT, PhD, FAPTA is Dean in the College of Health Sciences at Arcadia University. She is co-principal investigator of the CAP trial. Her research has focused on assessment and restoring function after injury in both animal stroke models and in older adult humans. She has authored 60 journal articles that have been cited 630 times and her h-index is 14. Her research has been funded with grants from the National Institutes of Health, National Library of Medicine, and a number of private foundations totaling $US 15 million. Her research efforts have involved multidisciplinary teams and physical therapist students. She has been a leader within the American Physical Therapy Association and Foundation for Physical Therapy receiving a number of prestigious leadership awards. She has been invited to speak more than 200 times within the United States and internationally about research priorities within the physical therapy profession. She was Editor in Chief of Physical Therapy for 10 years and co-chaired the Blue Ribbon Panel on Rehabilitation at the NIH.

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