Heather Taylor, PhD
Director for the Spinal Cord Injury and Disability Research Center, TIRR Memorial Hermann and Associate Professor, UTHealth
Heather Taylor, PhD is the Director for the Spinal Cord Injury and Disability Research Center at TIRR Memorial Hermann. She holds a joint appointment as Associate Professor for Pediatrics and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) in the Medical School at the University of Texas Health Science Center. Dr. Taylor has conducted studies investigating numerous aspects of outcome related to disability, including motor recovery and learning, executive functioning, self-regulation, stress, depression, health, and quality of life. She has focused much of her work on women and children with physical disabilities.