Staff : Research Team

Rachel E. Cowan, Ph.D.

Dr. Cowan is an Assistant Professor at the Miami Project to Cure Paralysis. Dr. Cowan holds a Master’s Degree (Wake Forest) in Exercise Science and a Doctoral Degree in Rehabilitation Science from the Human Engineering Research Laboratory of the University of Pittsburgh. She is an expert on the biomechanics of wheelchair propulsion, and assists in customizing the commercially available platform for the interpretation of Quantitative Ultrasound data.