Janet Powell, Ph.D.

Project Investigator

Janet Powell ImageDr. Powell is Head of the Division of Occupational Therapy, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine. Dr. Powell has over 20 years of clinical experience as an occupational therapist specializing in the assessment and treatment of individuals with brain injury. She is the Principal Investigator for the Telephone Intervention Study for Caregivers of Persons with Traumatic Brain Injury. Dr. Powell's research interests include the management of vision dysfunction following acquired brain injury. Her other research interests include recovery following brain injury including the perspective of TBI survivors on their recovery and methodological issues in studies of rehabilitation effectiveness.