Director of Research & Assistant Professor
Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering
Dr. Trumbower is Director of the INSPIRE Laboratory. He has a M.S. in Physical Therapy from Duke University, MS. and Ph.D. degrees in Biomedical Engineering from University of Connecticut, and postdoc training with Drs. Rymer and Perreault at RIC/Northwestern University.
His research focuses on neural mechanisms underlying the control of movement and posture in persons with neuromotor deficits such as spinal cord injury and stroke. The goal is to identify and prescribe therapeutic interventions that target impaired neural structures and promote functional recovery.