Faculty and Staff

Elizabeth Felix, Ph.D.

SF TBIMS Co-Director

Dr. Felix holds joint appointments as Research Assistant Professor within the Department of PM&R at the University of Miami – Miller School of Medicine and as Research Health Scientist at the Miami VA Healthcare System. Dr. Felix has extensive training in psychophysics, clinical and experimental pain assessment, complex study design and statistical analysis methods. Her primary research interest involves the investigation of chronic pain in persons with neurologic injuries. She oversees the data collection at the South Florida TBI Model System for contributions to the National Data and Statistical Center for the TBI Model Systems (https://www.tbindsc.org/). In addition, she is the PI for a site-specific pilot study assessing the relationship between pain measurement tools and cognitive impairment in persons with TBI.