Editorial Team

Co-Managing Editors-in-Chief

Jana Cason, DHS, OTR/L, FAOTA, Hawai'i Pacific University

Ellen R. Cohn, PhD, CCC-SLP. ASHA Fellow, Department of Communication and Rhetoric University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA and University of Maryland Global Campus

Sections Editor

William E. Janes, OTD, MSCI, OTR/L, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri, USA


John Abt, PhD

Director of Research, Children's Health Andrews Institute for Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine

Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, Texas. USA

Robin L. Alvares, PhD, CCC-SLP

Clinical Assistant Professor, Master’s Program in Speech-Language Pathology

Caruso Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California

Los Angeles, California, USA

Anita N. Browning

Outreach Coordinator

Mid-Atlantic Telehealth Resource Center (MATRC)

Karen S. Rheuban Center for Telehealth, University of Virginia,

Charlottesville, Virginia, USA

Winifred Diane Bragg, MD

Board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Pain Medicine.            CEO of The Spine and Orthopedic Pain Center. Private practitioner.

Lyn Tindall Covert, PhD, CCC-SLP, ASHA Fellow

College of Health Sciences, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, USA

Francesca Del Gado, BS                                                                                                     

CRC Center of Research and Cure of Rome, Rome, Italy; Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy; University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy

Hannah Douglass, MS, CCC/SLP

Doctoral Candidate, Rehabilitation Sciences

College of Health Sciences, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, USA

Yao Du, PhD, CCC- SLP                                                                                                     

Clinical Assistant Professor 

 University of Southern California

Andrea D. Fairman, PhD, MOT, OTR/L, CPRP

Associate Professor & Capstone Coordinator

Occupational Therapy Doctorate Program

Johnson & Wales University, Providence, Rhodes Island, USA

Karen Golding-Kushner, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, ASHA Fellow

Owner, The Golding-Kushner Speech Center and Golding-Kushner Consulting, Milltown, New Jersey, USA 

Consultant, The Virtual Center for VCFS (www.vcfscenter.com)

Sue Grogan-Johnson, Ph.D., CCC/SLP, CHSE

Professor & Speech-Language Pathology Graduate Coordinator, Kent State University, Kent, Ohio, USA

Susan Skees Hermes, OTD, BCP

Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, College of Health Sciences, Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond, Kentucky, USA

Katya Hill, PhD, CCC-SLP

Associate Professor, Department of Communication Sciences & Disorders, University of Pittsburgh

Senior Director of UPMC Augmentative Communication Program, Center for Assistive Technology, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA;

Executive Director/Clinical Supervisor, AAC Institute and ICAN Talk Clinic, Carnegie, Pennsylvania, USA

Emi Isaki, PhD, CCC-SLP


Department of Communication Sciences & Disorders

Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, Arizona, USA

Jenifer Juengling-Sudkamp, PhD, CCC-SLP 

Speech-Language Pathologist, Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

[Disclaimer: The expressed views in IJT do not necessarily represent the views of the VA or of the United States.}

Tulane University School of Science & Engineering, Adjunct Faculty

Alan Chong W. Lee, PT, PhD, DPT

Professor, Board certified wound specialist (CWS), ABWM; Board certified geriatric clinical specialist (GCS), ABPTS

Mount Saint Mary's University, Los Angeles, Doctor of Physical Therapy Program
Los Angeles, California, USA

Lauren Little, PhD, OTR/L

Associate Professor

Occupational Therapy, Rush University, Chicago, Illinois, USA

Joneen J. Lowman, PhD, CCC-SLP

Associate Professor,  Communication Sciences and Disorders & Rehabilitation Sciences PhD Program,

College of Health Sciences, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, USA

Pauline A. Mashima, PhD, CCC-SLP, ASHA-F

Associate Professor, Graduate Program Chair, Program Director, Communication Sciences & Disorders

John A. Burns School of Medicine, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA

Maurice Mars MBChB, MD

Editor JISfTeH, Emeritus Professor, University of KwaZulu-Natal
South Africa

Amal Abdulrahim Nemengani, MA,  Health Information Technology

Chief Patient Experience Officer at Makkah Healthcare Cluster | التجمع الصحي بمكة المكرمة

Makkah, Saudi Arabia

Kristen A. Pickett, PhD

Assistant Professor, Occupational Therapy Program

Department of Kinesiology at the University of Wisconsin – Madison.

Madison, Wisconsin, USA

Annamaria Porreca, PhD

Department of Medical, Oral and Biotechnological Sciences

University "G.d'Annunzio," Chieti-Pescara, Italy

Daniel G. Rendeiro, PT, DSc, OCS, FAAOMPT

Occupational and Physical Therapy Supervisor at Soldier Recovery Unit, Belton, USA

Lynda Ransdell, PhD., FNAK #579, FNAKHE #46, FACSM, CSCS*D

Chair, Department of Kinesiology

Boise State University, Boise, ID

Richard M. Schein, PhD, MPH

Research Health Scientist, Dept. of Rehabilitation Science & Technology.

School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

Michael Starling, PhD.

Assistant Professor, School of Professional Psychology, Spalding University

Donatella Tomaiuoli, MA                                                                                                 

CRC Center of Research and Cure of Rome, Rome, Italy; Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy; University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy

Michel Tousignant, PhT, PhD


Université de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Quebec