Mel Glenn, MD
Associate Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Harvard Medical School
From 1993 until 1998, he was Professor and Chairman of the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine at Boston University School of Medicine and Chief of Rehabilitation Medicine at Boston Medical Center, where he was the Project Director of the New England Regional Spinal Cord Injury Center’s Spinal Cord Injury Model Systems grant.
In 1998, he joined the staff of the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital. He is Associate Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Glenn was Project Director of the Spaulding/Partners Traumatic Brain Injury Model System at Harvard Medical School, a project funded by the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research, from 1998-2008. He has been Medical Director of Brain Injury Services in Massachusetts for NeuroRestorative since 1991 and Medical Director of Community Rehab Care since 1996.
Dr. Glenn was the editor of the Update on Pharmacology column of Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation from its inception in 1985 until 2013. He is currently Editor Emeritus for the journal. He has published more than 50 book chapters and peer-reviewed journal articles, and delivered over 280 presentations on topics related to brain injury rehabilitation.
Research specialties: brain injury rehabilitation
Education & Training
1. Glenn MB. Rehabilitation of traumatic brain injury. In Tsao J (ed). Traumatic Brain Injury: A Clinician’s Guide to Diagnosis, Management, and Rehabilitation. Springer, New York. 2012
2. Glenn MB, Herman SD. Post-concussion symptoms. In Frontera W, Silver J, editors. Essentials of Rehabilitation Medicine. Philadelphia: Hanley & Belfus, 3rd edition, 2014.