David Brown, PT, PhD

Component Directors/Coinvestigators

  • Consultations Component Coinvestigator
  • Mobile Technology Laboratory Coinvestigator

Dr. Brown is a professor in the UAB Departments of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, and Biomedical Engineering and the Director of the PhD in Rehabilitation Science program. Dr. Brown is a leading expert in stroke rehabilitation and in the development and application of robotic technologies for rehabilitation of gait function. He has been the Principal Investigator or Co-Principal Investigator on five separate clinical trials to test interventions that address walking and balance activity after a stroke. In his role as a coinvestigator of the REACT project, he guides the use of REACT resources for Collab-C and assists in the design and conduct of validation studies, particularly studies involving biomechanical measures of movement.

Dr. Brown’s Publications