Wayne A. Gordon, Ph.D.

Project Director - New York Traumatic Brain Injury Model System

Wayne Gordon ImageWayne A. Gordon, Ph.D., project director, is the Jack Nash Professor of Rehabilitation Medicine and vice chair of the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, MSSM. He is the project director of the Mount Sinai Injury Control Research Center. Dr. Gordon is a Diplomate in Clinical Neuropsychology and has published more than 150 articles and book chapters. He has received several awards during his career including in 2009 The Robert L. Moody Prize for Distinguished Initiatives in Brain Injury Research and Rehabilitation, in 2010 the William Fields Caveness Award from the Brain Injury Association of America, and in 2011 the Gold Key Award of ACRM and the Lifetime Achievement Award from the BI-ISIG. Dr. Gordon is Chairman of BIAA's Research Council and an ex-officio member of the Board of Directors. He is past-President of the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine, and he currently serves as its treasurer.