Robert Ruff, M.D., Ph.D., works as the National Director for neurology for the Veterans Health Administration of the United States. He received his M.D. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Washington. His academic rank is Professor of neurology and neurosciences at Case Western Reserve University. He has been serving as the Chief of the neurology, rehabilitation, and spinal cord injury services at the Louis Stokes VAMC. He works as the Medical Director of the FES Center in Cleveland, a VA Rehab Research Center of Excellence. He served as the Associate Editor of the journal named Neurology from 1994 to 1996. He was a Member of the Editorial Board of Muscle and Nerve from 2004 to 2007. He has been on the Editorial Board of the Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development since 1999. He became a Deputy Editor of JRRD in 2004 and Editor-in-Chief of it from 2005 to 2007. He works now as the Deputy Editor of JRRD. His research interests include membrane biophysics, stroke rehabilitation, and combat-related traumatic brain injury.
Biography Updated on 2 January 2011