Principal Investigators

Philip A Allen, Ph.D.
Philip A Allen, Ph.D.Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Akron
Project: Brain Damage in Chiari 1 Malformation
Michelle Chyatte, Ph.D.
Michelle Chyatte, Ph.D.Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, University of Akron
Project: Voices of Chiari: Patient Registry
Malena Espanol, Ph.D.
Malena Espanol, Ph.D.Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, University of Akron
Project: MRI Based Classification of Chiari
Kevin P. Kaut, Ph.D.
Kevin P. Kaut, Ph.D.Professor & Associate Chair, Department of Psychology, University of Akron
Project: The Developmental Impact of Chiari Malformation
Nic Leipzig, Ph.D.
Nic Leipzig, Ph.D.Assistant Professor, Robert Iredell Chair, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Akron
Project: Molecular Biology Assessment of Syringomyelia
Leah Shriver, Ph.D.
Leah Shriver, Ph.D.Assistant Professor, Departments of Chemistry and Biology, University of Akron
Project: Metabolic and Inflammatory Alterations in CM Patients

 

Faculty Partners

Rouzbeh Amini, Ph.D.
Rouzbeh Amini, Ph.D.Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Akron
Hamid Bahrami, Ph.D.
Hamid Bahrami, Ph.D.Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Akron
Jae-Won Choi, Ph.D.
Jae-Won Choi, Ph.D.Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Akron
John J. Elias, Ph.D.
John J. Elias, Ph.D. Senior Research Scientist, Calhoun Research Lab, Akron General Hospital