Clinical Research Manager/Clinical Research Coordinator
Hines VA/Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital
Sugar Grove, Illinois
Ms. Ann Guernon is a Clinical Research Manager at Hines VA and Clinical Research Coordinator at Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital, part of Northwestern Medicine, in Wheaton, IL. Her clinical background is in Speech-Language Pathology with experience spanning the spectrum of healthcare services from acute trauma care to home health. Her focus for much of her career has been with traumatic brain injury and stroke. She has coordinated multi-site national studies and overseen clinical aspects of observational, longitudinal studies, as well, as clinical trials involving neurobehavioral measurement and development of treatment in the areas of disordered consciousness. Ms. Guernon has presented nationally on the topic of evaluation and treatment of disorders of consciousness and has several peer reviewed publications on this topic. Ms. Guernon is also a doctoral student in Health Sciences at Northern Illinois University where here dissertation work focuses on decision making involved with sport-related concussion on the sidelines of youth sports.