Kane_Chelsea_720x720Assistant Professor

Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

480 Medical Center Drive
Columbus, OH 43210



Clinical Interests

  • Neuropsychology
  • Rehabilitation psychology
  • Neuropsychological consultation in acute medical settings
  • Assessment and treatment of neurological injury and disease
  • Adaptation and recovery to changing health/functional status
  • Acute and Chronic pain
  • Assessment of neurocognitive functioning
  • Assessment and diagnosis of psychiatric illness in medical populations
  • Medical ethics
  • Medical/Clinical Team Functioning

Current Research

  • Co-Investigator: PROSPECT ADDITION SCI - A prospective study of Autonomic Dynamic Dysfunction to predict infections after Spinal Cord Injury (PI: Jan Schwab, MD, PhD) 
  • Key Personnel: Ohio Regional Traumatic Brain Injury Model Systems (TBIMS) Study (PI: Jennifer Bogner, PhD) 
  • Key Personnel: Using diffusion tensor imaging from high resolution MRI to detect persistent effects of Mild TBI (PI: John Corrigan, PhD) 
  • Key Personnel: A low-cost virtual reality gaming platform for neurorehabilitation of hemiparesis (PI: Lynne Gauthier, PhD)
  • Key Personnel: Examining mechanisms of neuroplasticity following motor rehabilitation in stroke (PI: Lynne Gauthier, PhD)
  • Key Personnel: Immersive 3D gaming therapy for treating hemispatial neglect (PI: Lynne Gauthier, PhD)
  • Key Personnel: Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) for Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (PI: Ali Rezai, MD)
  • Key Personnel: Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) for treatment of the cognitive, behavioral, and functional disability of Alzheimer's Disease (PI: Ali Rezai, MD)
  • Key Personnel: Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) for morbid, treatment-refractory obesity (PI: Ali Rezai, MD)


Post-doctoral Fellowship: Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Ohio State University
Pre-doctoral Residency: University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital
PsyD: Clinical Psychology, University of Indianapolis; Concentrations: Health Psychology and Behavioral Medicine & Adult Psychopathology and Psychotherapy
MA: Clinical Psychology, University of Indianapolis

Society and Memberships

  • Division 40, Neuropsychology, Member, 2015-present
  • Division 22, Rehabilitation Psychology, Member, 2014-present
  • Division 38, Health Psychology, Member, 2013-present
  • Albert Schweitzer Fellowship, Fellow for Life, 2011-present