Dr. Mindy Lipson Aisen is the Chief Medical Officer and Principal Investigator of the Spinal Cord Injury Model System at Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center. Her medical and leadership background also include Director of MIT-Burke Collaborative Rehabilitation Engineering Research Program and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Cerebral Palsy International Research Foundation. Dr. Aisen has conducted extensive studies in the field of neurology and neurological rehabilitation. She is an accomplished researcher with numerous peer reviewed journal publications, editorials, books and chapters. Her research interests include neuroplasticity, quality, comprehensive care for people with disabilities and a recognized leader in the application of world-class neuroscience and rehabilitation.