Specializing solely in post-acute brain injury since 1982

The Robert L. Moody Prize 2001 Recipient

moody_2001_recipient.jpgThe winner of the 2001 prize was Mitchell Rosenthal, Ph.D, ABPP. Mitchell Rosenthal is currently the Vice President for Research for the Kessler Medical Rehabilitation Research and Education Corporation. He is also Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. In addition, he serves as Project Director of the TBI National Database Center, funded by the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research. Dr. Rosenthal has been elected as a Fellow of the American Psychological Association and served as President of the Division of Rehabilitation Psychology in 1992. He has served as a member of the Council of Representatives of the American Psychological Association and is currently President of the American Board of Rehabilitation Psychology and Treasurer of the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine.

Dr. Rosenthal has been the recipient of numerous awards, including the first Sheldon Berrol, M.D. Clinical Service Award from the National Head Injury Foundation (now the Brain Injury Association) and the 1997 Roger Barker Distinguished Career Award from the American Psychological Association, Division of Rehabilitation Psychology. He is the founding co-editor of the Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation and the senior editor of the textbook, Rehabilitation of the Adult and Child with Traumatic Brain Injury (1999), now in its third edition. Dr. Rosenthal has published over 100 peer-reviewed articles, books, and book chapters and delivered over 200 presentations at major national and international meetings, primarily related to brain injury rehabilitation.