Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center and University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Brad Kurowski, MD, MS received his undergraduate degree from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst and his medical degree from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. He completed residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. Subsequently, he completed fellowship training in Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine and Clinical/Translational research at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center (CCHMC) and the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. Dr. Kurowski has American Board of Medical Specialties certification in Brain Injury Medicine and Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine. His research is focused on two broad areas: (1) characterizing a biopsychosocial model of recovery after brain injury through understanding individual, injury-related, and socio-environmental factors associated with recovery and functioning and (2) optimizing management approaches by understanding the influence of medical and rehabilitation treatments on physiologic and clinical recovery. As a rehabilitation physician, he is interested in how medical, behavioral, physical therapy, lifestyle, and other interventions, individually and in combination, can be used to facilitate short and long-term recovery and brain health. Dr. Kurowski participates as a question writer for the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Brain Injury Medicine examination. He was a medical consultant and co-author for the Center for Disease Control (CDC) report to congress on management of pediatric brain injury. Dr. Kurowski is also the co-chair of the program committee for the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine (ACRM) 2019 and 2020 annual conferences and newly formed ACRM Training Institute (ATI). Currently, Dr. Kurowski is an associate professor and co-director of the Brain Recovery after INjury (BRAIN) Health and Wellness Center at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center within the Departments of Pediatrics and Neurology and Rehabilitation Medicine at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine.