Elizabeth McNeil, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor
- Traumatic brain injury mechanisms
- Impact and injury biomechanics
- Blunt impact traumatic brain injury
- Blast neurotrauma
- Automotive safety and occupant protection
- Virginia Tech: Postdoctoral researcher, 2015-2016
- Virginia Tech: Ph.D., Biomedical Engineering, 2015
- State University of New York, Stony Brook: B.E., Biomedical Engineering, 2010
Awards, Honors, and Service
Honors and Awards
- Nominee, Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics Outstanding Dissertation Award, 2016
- Nominee, Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics, Graduate Student Service Excellence Award, 2015
- Margaret H. Hines Award for Best Oral Presentation, The Ohio State Injury Biomechanics Symposium, 2013
- First Place Poster Award, Rocky Mountain Bioengineering Conference, 2012
- Pratt Fellowship, 2010
- Provost Award for Academic Excellence, 2010
- Undergraduate Student Recognition Award 2009, 2010
- Howard Hughes Medical Institute Summer Fellowship, 2009
- URECA Fellowship, 2008
- College of Engineering and Applied Sciences Scholarship, 2006-2010
- Chairperson for the Occupant Protection Committee for the SAE International World Congress, 2017 - present
- Vice Chair for the Occupant Protection Committee for the SAE International World Congress, 2016-2017
- Organizer and Session Chair for the Biomechanics session of the SAE International World Congress, 2010 - present
Fievisohn E, Bailey Z, Guettler A, VandeVord P. Current Knowledge of Blast Traumatic Brain Injury Mechanisms in NEUROTRAUMA: A Comprehensive Book on Traumatic Brain Injury and Spinal Cord Injury. Editor: Kevin K. Wang. Oxford University Press. Accepted.
Fievisohn E, Bailey Z, Guettler A, VandeVord P. Primary Blast Brain Injury Mechanisms: Current Knowledge, Limitations, and Future Directions. Journal of Biomechanical Engineering 140(2) 1-12 (2018). 10.1115/1.4038710
Fievisohn EM, Sajja VS, VandeVord PJ, Hardy WN. Evaluation of Impact-Induced Traumatic Brain Injury in the Göttingen Minipig Using Two Input Modes. Traffic Injury Prevention. 15, S81-87 (2014).
Fievisohn EM, Vaughn BM, Hardy WN. Techniques for the Investigation of Traumatic Brain Injury Mechanisms Characterized by Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy. Biomedical Sciences Instrumentation 48, 126-133 (2012).
Daniello A, Fievisohn EM, Gregory TS. Modeling the Effects of Caffeine on the Sleep/Wake Cycle. Biomedical Sciences Instrumentation 48, 73-80 (2012).
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