DPT Faculty Member, Michael Borich, DPT, PhD selected as a CORRT Scholar

Faculty Member, Dr. Michael Borich has been selected as a CORRT Scholar effective September 1, 2015. The Comprehensive Opportunities in Rehabilitation Research Training (CORRT) is a Multicenter Career Development Program for Physical and Occupational Therapists. It provides funding for new investigators to acquire the research skills necessary to become independent investigators in rehabilitation approaches. It is funded by the National Center Medical Rehabilitation Research, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development / National Institute Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health.

Dr. Borich has proven himself to be very adept at using multimodal imaging approaches to study brain activity in healthy individuals and after stroke. Additionally, he has a proven funding and publication track record. As a CORRT scholar, funding will be available for protected time for research for up to 5 years. This success shows his singular focus and drive to establish himself as an independent investigator.

Congratulations to Dr. Borich