Krista Vandenborne

Krista Vandenborne is distinguished Professor and has over 20 years of research experience in imaging and spectroscopy of skeletal muscle, functional assessments and strength testing. Her initial training was as a physical therapist but she is internationally recognized for her work on the implementation of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and spectroscopy (MRS) to characterize skeletal […]

Claudia Senesac

Dr. Claudia Senesac is the Project Manager for the ImagingNMD research study as well as a Clinical Professor and Pediatric Clinical Specialist with over 40 years of experience in Pediatric Physical Therapy. She has been recognized as the Outstanding Pediatric Clinician by the American Physical Therapy Association’s (APTA) Section on Pediatrics and more recently awarded […]

Alison Barnard

Alison Barnard has been a part of the ImagingNMD team since 2014. With training as a physical therapist from the University of Alabama at Birmingham, she joined the team as a University of Florida PhD student and gained specialized expertise in muscular dystrophy and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and spectroscopy (MRS) in skeletal muscle. Dr. […]

Catherine Powers

Catherine (Cathy) Powers is a clinical research coordinator with over 10 years of experience, focused mainly on research with children and young adults that have Duchenne muscular dystrophy. With a diverse background of biology, mathematics, and economics, Cathy graduated in 2010 with her bachelors from the University of Florida. She had several different project management, […]

Donovan Lott

Donovan Lott is a Research Associate Professor with broad clinical experience in physical therapy, magnetic resonance imaging and spectroscopy (MRI and MRS), functional testing, and research training in exercise. Over the past 15 years, he has worked as an integral part of the ImagingNMD interdisciplinary team using MRI and MRS to characterize skeletal muscle in […]

Sammy Riehl

Sammy Riehl received a Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology and has worked in the physical therapy field for 10 years. His passion for the muscular dystrophy population drove his relocation to Florida, joining the ImagingNMD team in 2016. His current role as Clinical Research Coordinator III includes MR Site Manager, Clinical Evaluator, MR Data […]

Rebecca Willcocks

Rebecca Willcocks has a broad background in exercise physiology, with specific training in pediatrics and the implementation of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and spectroscopy (MRS) techniques in the musculoskeletal system. During her training at the University of Exeter, she utilized MRS technology to investigate muscle metabolism and oxygenation during exercise, fatigue, and recovery. Since joining […]

Glenn Walter

Glenn Walter is an Associate Professor in Physiology and Functional Genomics. Throughout his career, Dr. Walter has pushed cutting-edge magnetic resonance (MR) technology in order to answer clinically relevant physiology and metabolomics questions. He has extensive experience with MRI/MRS of skeletal muscle and is a Science Council member of the National High Magnetic Field Laboratory […]

Andrea Mitchell

Andrea Mitchell is the Assistant Director for ImagingNMD and has over 20 years of experience in academic, preclinical and clinical research. She co-directs the clinical trial imaging network in support of Phase I-III clinical trials in multiple neuromuscular diseases. After earning her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree and a PhD in Comparative Biomedical Sciences, Dr. […]