Baylor Scott & White Institute for Rehabilitation
Jaime graduated from University of Kansas Medical Center in 2010 with a Doctorate in Physical Therapy. For 9 years, she has practiced in inpatient rehabilitation primarily working with patients with stroke. Jaime is currently working at Baylor Scott & White Insititute for Rehabilitaiton in Dallas, Texas, and works as part of an evidenced-based and innovative CVA team. She has advanced certification in Neuro-IFRAH, has taught continuing education courses at BSWIR on the management of the patient post-stroke, and acts as a mentor for others in the department. At BSWIR, Jaime is active in research in areas focusing on health literacy and best practice for patients with stroke and had a case report published in 2018 on the unique management of contraversive pushing post-stroke. Jaime teaches annual guest labs at local DPT programs in Dallas, Texas, educating students on critical thinking in inpatient rehabilitation and handling skills with patients post-stroke. Jaime has presented continuing education for St. Francis Hospital System as a guest speaker in 2019 focusing on the topic of motor relearning post-stroke. In addition, she has presented posters at Combined Sections Meeting in 2016 and 2017 with topics focused on health literacy and stroke-specific quality improvement. Jaime is passionate about working with the stroke population as well as advancing research to improve outcomes for these patients.