Professor (Clinical Research) FTA
261 Mack Ave, Suite 555
Detroit, MI 48201
Robin Hanks is the Chief of Rehabilitation Psychology & Neuropsychology at the Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan and is also the Director of Training for the predoctoral and postdoctoral training program in Clinical Neuropsychology. She is also the Project Director of the Southeastern Michigan Traumatic Brain Injury System (SEMTBIS), a model system of traumatic brain injury excellence in research and clinical care, funded by the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research. Dr. Hanks is a Professor in the department Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in the Wayne State University School of Medicine and an Adjunct Professor of Psychology in the Wayne State University School of Science. She received her Ph.D. in 1996 from the Department of Psychology at Wayne State University, completed her APA approved internship at Long Island Jewish Medical Center, and completed a postdoctoral fellowship in the Department of Physical Medicine at the University of Washington School of Medicine in Seattle, WA.
Dr. Hanks leads the outpatient clinical neuropsychology rotation at the downtown (main campus) and has research interests in the areas of traumatic brain injury; neuropsychological assessment; emotional adjustment post brain injury; long-term cognitive and functional outcome in rehabilitation populations.