Encompass Health Clinical Thought Leaders highlight the talent, expertise and programs offered by our company, home health agencies and hospitals. Our experts are available to author an article, interview for a media outlet and speak at conferences or events.

Requests for Clinical Thought Leaders

To request one of our experts as a source or to learn more about additional experts/topics not mentioned here, please contact the Encompass Health External Communications team.

Examples of our participation with news outlets include:

  • Faces of TBI podcast with Mozghan Hines, DTO at HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Middletown
  • Stroke Smart magazine feature “The Drive to Drive” featuring Penny Eissenberg, DTO at HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Richmond
  • People Magazine’s pets article featuring The Rehabilitation Institute of St. Louis’ psychosocial counselor Kelly Moffatt and her service dog Bandit
  • Physical Therapy Products magazine falls article by Leigh Whitton, PT, DPT of HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Newnan

 

Experts

Michelle Achterhof, LSW, CCM

Michelle Achterhof, LSW, CCM

Director of Case Management

Saloni Agarwal, PT

Saloni Agarwal, PT

Physical Therapist

Devin Breedon, RDN, LD

Devin Breedon, RDN, LD

Registered Dietitian

Lonnie Coughran, MA, PTA

Lonnie Coughran, MA, PTA

Physical Therapist Assistant

Chris Daughtry, OTR/L ATP

Chris Daughtry, OTR/L ATP

Regional Director of Therapy Operations

Tammy Dorsett, PT, COS-C

Director of Quality and Outcomes

Jessica Finnegan, PT, MPT, NCS

Senior Physical Therapist, Stroke Program Manager

Emily E. Fiocchi, PTA,CYI

Emily E. Fiocchi, PTA,CYI

Physical Therapist Assistant

Mollie Fischer, PT, DPT, GCS

Mollie Fischer, PT, DPT, GCS

Physical Therapist

Oscar Martinez Franco, PTA

Oscar Martinez Franco, PTA

Physical Therapist Assistant

Allison Frederick M.S., CCC/SLP, CBIST

Allison Frederick M.S., CCC/SLP, CBIST

Senior Speech-Language Pathologist

Marcy Graves, MBA, RT

Director of Quality / Risk

Mozghan Hines, PT, DPT

Mozghan Hines, PT, DPT

Director of Therapy Operations

Tracie Hunnicutt, MS, CCC-SLP

Tracie Hunnicutt, MS, CCC-SLP

Therapy Manager

Wesley Hyde, MT-BC

Wesley Hyde, MT-BC

Music Therapist

Vanessa Johnson, PT, DPT, CBIS

Vanessa Johnson, PT, DPT, CBIS

Therapy Manager

Denise Loughlin, PT, WCC, CDT

Denise Loughlin, PT, WCC, CDT

Physical Therapist and Wound Care Coordinator

Michelle McCann, OTD, OTR/L, CBIS, C/NDT, PPSC

Michelle McCann, OTD, OTR/L, CBIS, C/NDT, PPSC

Director or Quality and Risk Management

Julie Monahan, PT

Julie Monahan, PT

Physical Therapist

Heather Norman, RN, CRRN, NE-BC, CNL

Chief Nursing Officer

Kristen Schreier, MA CCC-SLP, CBIST

Speech-Language Pathologist, Brain Injury Program Manager

Richard Senelick, M.D.

Richard Senelick, M.D.

Editor-in-Chief, Encompass Health Press

Angela Spence RN, BSN, CRRN

Angela Spence RN, BSN, CRRN

Employee Health Coordinator

Jason T. Strow, Pharm.D., BCGP

Jason T. Strow, Pharm.D., BCGP

Director of Pharmacy, MidAtlantic Regional Director of Pharmacy

Laura Teschke, PT, LSVT-BIG, PWR

Physical Therapist, Therapy Team Leader

Stacy Thomashaw, CCC-SLP, BCS-S, CBIS

Director of Therapy Operations

Leigh Whitton, PT, DPT

Leigh Whitton, PT, DPT

Physical Therapist, Stroke Program Champion, Center Coordinator of Clinical Education

Laura Young, PT, MS, NCS

Laura Young, PT, MS, NCS

Physical Therapist, Therapy Team Leader