Investigating mechanisms of recovery and optimal treatment approaches and interventions for individuals with moderate to severe upper extremity motor deficits following stroke.
- 1988 Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, BS, Physical Therapy
- 2005 Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, MS, Physical Therapy
- 2008 Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, PhD, Health and Rehabilitation Sciences
Current Research Funding
Herbert WJ, Powell K, Buford JA. Evidence for a role of the reticulospinal system in recovery of skilled reaching after cortical stroke: initial results from a model of ischemic cortical injury. Exp Brain Res. 2015 Nov;233(11):3231-51.
Montgomery LR, Herbert WJ, Buford JA. Recruitment of ipsilateral and contralateral upper limb muscles following stimulation of the cortical motor areas in the monkey. Exp Brain Res. 2013 Oct;230(2):153-64. PMCID: PMC3778999.
Herbert WJ, Davidson AG, Buford JA. Measuring the motor output of the pontomedullary reticular formation in the monkey: do stimulus-triggered averaging and stimulus trains produce comparable results in the upper limbs? Exp Brain Res. 2010 Jun;203(2):271-83. PMCID: PMC2923487.
Herbert WJ, Heiss DG, Basso DM. Influence of feedback schedule in motor performance and learning of a lumbar multifidus muscle task using rehabilitative ultrasound imaging: a randomized clinical trial. Phys Ther. 2008 Feb;88(2):261-9.