Eric Kerckhofs obtained a Ph.D. degree in rehabilitation sciences and physiotherapy in 1995 and an M.S. degree in clinical psychology in 2006 at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (Belgium, Europe). He is currently affiliated as an Associated Professor at the same university. He is responsible for courses and research in the domain of neurorehabilitation and rehabilitation psychology. His research domains cover robot-assisted gait training of patients with central nervous system disorders, cognitive disorders in Parkinson’s disease, and quality of life in patients with neurodegenerative diseases. He supervised doctoral theses on fatigue in patients with multiple sclerosis, arm-hand rehabilitation in persons with cervical spinal cord injuries, and automatic and controlled processes in patients with Parkinson’s disease.
Biography Updated on 9 January 2013