Sruthi P. Thomas
University of Colorado/Children's Hospital of Colorado
Sruthi Thomas is a physician scientist specialized in pediatric rehabilitation. She received a BS in Neuroscience from the University of Pittsburgh in 2005. She completed a combined MD/PhD Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP) at University of Colorado with a PhD in Neuroscience in 2011/2013. She is in her final year of the combined residency in Pediatrics and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation at University of Colorado. During this time she has participated in the Rehabilitation Medical Scientist Program (RMSTP) and has dedicated time to research in adult outcomes in cerebral palsy. She will be starting her first faculty position Summer 2018 with a significant research focus. She is interested in the pragmatic questions in medicine, such as which treatment is best suited for any given patient. She will be focusing on clinical questions regarding cerebral palsy to improve patient outcomes, physical function and quality of life.