Portfolio Review Boards

To inform our grantmaking decisions, the Foundation recruits leading researchers, clinicians and other community advocates to serve on its various Review Boards.  They provide invaluable guidance and recommendations in support of the Foundation’s mission.

The following is a list of Neilsen Foundation Review Boards:

Creating Opportunity & Independence (CO&I) →

Suzy Kim, MD
Darrell Musick, PT
Trish Oba, MA
Jeff Rosenbluth, MD
Marilyn Smith
Paul Tobin, LMSW
Cheryl Vines, MS

Psychosocial Research (PSR) →

Charles Bombardier, PhD
Susan Charlifue, PhD, FACRM
Timothy R. Elliott, PhD, ABPP
Allen W. Heinemann, PhD
Denise G. Tate, PhD, ABPP, FACRM
Dalton Wolfe, PhD

Spinal Cord Injury Medicine Fellowships (SCIMF) →

William Bockneck, MD
Amie McLain, MD
Adam Stein, MD

Spinal Cord Injury Research on the Translational Spectrum (SCIRTS) →

Armin Blesch, PhD
Ona Bloom, PhD
Edelle Field-Fote, PT, PhD
Karim Fouad, PhD
David Gater, MD, PhD
James W. Grau, PhD
Warren M. Grill, PhD
Shawn Hochman, PhD
Dena Howland, PhD
Steven Kirshblum, MD
John (Jack) Martin, PhD
Phillip Popovich, PhD
Alexander Rabchevsky, PhD
Binhai Zheng, PhD