Adjunct Professor, Research Associate
The George Washington University
College Park, Maryland
Jennifer Weaver is a Research Associate for the Advanced Metrics Lab as well as an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Clinical Research and Leadership at The School of Medicine and Health Sciences at The George Washington University. Prior to this, she worked for many years as an Occupational Therapist in inpatient rehabilitation facilities across the country as well as community-based practices. This generated her passion for working with individuals with a brain injury and utilizing standardized assessments with a systematic approach in practice. Now, her primary research interest for her doctoral work aims to understand how standardized assessments can facilitate effective communication between the rehabilitation team and family caregivers of persons with disordered consciousness.