Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, Ohio – United States
Dr. Matthew Plow received his PhD in 2006 from the University of Minnesota in the area of rehabilitation science with a sub-concentration in behavioral science. He completed two post-doctoral fellowships, one at the Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research at Brown University and the other at the Department of Occupational Therapy at University of Illinois (UIC). After completion of his post-doctoral positions, he worked for two years at Cleveland Clinic as project scientist in the Department of Biomedical Engineering. In 2014, Dr. Plow transitioned to a tenure-track faculty position in the School of Nursing at Case Western Reserve University. His research interests are in identifying, optimizing, and disseminating tailored self-management interventions to reduce the devastating effects of disabling conditions on quality of life. He has published numerous studies and book chapters on fatigue, physical activity, and wellness promotion in people with multiple sclerosis. Dr. Plow has received continuous grant funding since graduate school from a wide array of funding agencies, including the National Institutes of Health, Patient-Centered Outcome Research Institute, Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers, and National Multiple Sclerosis Society.
Thursday, November 7
3:35 PM – 3:52 PM