Seoung Hoon Park, Ph.D. is currently a postdoctoral research fellow in the Legs and Walking Lab at Shirley Ryan AbilityLab and in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Northwestern University.
Dr. Park’s research focuses on identifying neurophysiological mechanisms responsible for impaired motor control and learning in older adults and individuals with chronic stroke/spinal cord injury and improving walking function and balance in individuals with chronic stroke/spinal cord injury. Dr. Park earned his bachelor’s degree in kinesiology and master’s degree in motor control and learning from Seoul National University, South Korea. He earned his doctoral degree in motor neuroscience from the University of Florida.
Shirley Ryan AbilityLab
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Chicago, IL 60611
Education & Training
Honors & Awards
Sarah Baskin Outstanding Research AwardFirst Place, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine & Shirley Ryan AbilityLab, 2021
Graduate Student Writing AwardAmerican Kinesiology Association, United States of America, 2019
Pre-doctoral Outstanding Research AwardAssociation of Korean Neuroscientists, United States of America, 2017
The Korean Honor ScholarshipThe Embassy of The Republic of Korea, United States of America, 2017