Senior Director of Patient Management Care and Rehabilitation Research
National Multiple Sclerosis Society
New York, New York – United States
Dr. Kathy Zackowski, PhD, OTR is the Senior Director, Patient Management, Care and Rehabilitation Research at the National MS Society. She started in this new role in 2017 and manages the Society’s research portfolio focused on clinical and rehabilitation care, as well as development of the Society’s Wellness Initiative. In addition, Dr. Zackowski serves on the scientific leadership team of the Progressive MS Alliance. Dr. Zackowski ia neuroscientist, she received her Ph.D. from Washington University in St. Louis, and a masters degree in exercise physiology. She completed a post-doctoral fellowship at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. Dr. Zackowski brings 15 years of experience as an academic scientist and clinician and remains on faculty as Adjunct Associate Professor in the Departments of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and Neurology at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and the Kennedy Krieger Institute. Dr. Zackowski is also an Occupational Therapist with 25 years of clinical experience in adult rehabilitation, having an MS practice for over 15 years in treating individuals with multiple sclerosis at the Johns Hopkins MS Center.
Thursday, November 7
10:30 AM – 11:45 AM