Leslie A. Kane, M.A., OTR
Instructor in Clinical Occupational Therapy
- State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Allied Health Professions: B.S. in Occupational Therapy
- Teachers College/Columbia University, Department of Biobehavioral Sciences: M.A. in Motor Learning
Adult physical disabilities, with specific interests in rehabilitation of individuals with strokes, traumatic brain injuries and spinal cord injuries.
- Evidence-based practice in stroke and brain injury rehabilitation
- Applications of motor control theory to clinical settings
- Participation in the community
Professional Awards, Recognitions, Activities
- Recipient of the Student Supervisor of the Year Award from the Programs in Occupational Therapy, May, 2013, on behalf of the Occupational Therapy Department New York Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center.
- Recipient of the Student Supervisor of the Year Award from the Metropolitan Occupational Therapy Education Council, 2003.
- Kane, L. & Buckley, K. (2011). Functional Mobility, In G. Gillen (Ed), Stroke Rehabilitation: A Function-Based Approach (chapter 14, pp. 350-388) 3rd Edition, St. Louis: Mosby, Inc.
- Kane, L. (2006). The acute inpatient rehabilitation phase of recovery. In K. Golisz (Ed), Neurorehabilitation of the client with traumatic brain injury (Self-Paced Clinical Course). Bethesda, MD: American Occupational Therapy Association.
- Kane, L & Buckley, K. (2004). Functional Mobility. In G. Gillen & A. Burkhardt (Eds.), Stroke Rehabilitation: A Function-Based Approach (chapter 14 pp. 271-311), 2nd Edition. St. Louis: Mosby, Inc.
- Flanagan, S.R., Kane, L. & Rhoades, G. (2003). Pharmacological modification of recovery following brain injury. Journal of Neurologic Physical Therapy, 27, 129-137.
- Sabari, J., Kane, L., Flanagan, S. & Steinberg, A. (2001). Constraint-induced motor relearning after stroke: a naturalistic case report. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 82(4), 524-528.
- Kane, L. & Buckley, K. (1998). Functional mobility. In G. Gillen & A. Burkhardt (Eds.), Stroke Rehabilitation: A Function-Based Approach (chapter 10 pp. 205-242). 1st Edition. St. Louis: Mosby, Inc.
- Flanagan, S., Eastwood, B. & Kane, L. (1997). Rehabilitation of patients with subarachnoid hemorrhage. In J. Bedersen (Ed.), Subarachnoid Hemorrhage: Pathophysiology and Management (chapter 15 pp. 239-252), New Hampshire: American Association of Neurological Surgeons Publications.