Associate Professor, Physical Therapy
1919 W. Taylor St., 447 AHSB
Dr. Madhavan PT, PhD is an associate professor in the Department of Physical Therapy, and director of the Brain Plasticity Laboratory at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Her research goals include developing individualized therapeutic approaches to advance existing neurorehabilitation practices using state-of-art technologies like transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) and transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS). Currently, she is investigating the effects of cortical priming on walking outcomes in stroke survivors. Her work has been supported by NIH, NIDRR and others.