Lab Director

Nancy Baker, ScD, MPH, OTR, FAOTA, Associate Professor Department of Occupational Therapy

Lab Coordinator: Augusta Polhemus, OTR/L

Research Assistants

  • Saloni Patel, OTS

Research Volunteers

  • David Vo, OTS
  • Anna Leffler, OTS
  • Alexandro Guerrero, OTS


Dr. Shawn Roll, PhD, OTR/L, RMSKS, FAOTA, FAIUM, Director Musculoskeletal Sonography and Occupational Performance Laboratory, USC Mrs. T.H. Chan Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy

Aubrey Simonson, MS, Virtual Reality Interaction Designer and Researcher.

Dr. April Chambers, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Health and Physical Activity, University of Pittsburgh

Megan Kenney, MS, OTR/L, Chronic Pain Specialist , VA Pittsburgh Health System

Dr Robert Edwards, PhD, Associate Professor of Anesthesia, Clinical Psychologist in the Pain Management Center at Brigham & Women’s Hospital / Harvard Medical School

Dr. Nathan Ward, PhD,  Assistant Professor,Tufts Psychiatry Department

Dr. James Intriligator, PhD, Professor of the Practice, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Tufts School of Engineering

Dr. Daniel Carr, MD, Professor of Public Health and Community Medicine; ​Program Director and Founder, MS in Pain, Research Education & Policy Program

Kimberly Van Daley, MS, PT, Director of Therapy Operations at Braintree Rehab Hospital

Thomas Plante, PT, Director of Therapy Operations Encompass Health Rehab Hospital of New England