Arlene Schmid

Arlene A. Schmid, PhD, OTR, is a research scientist at the Roudebush Veterans Administration Hospital and an assistant professor in the Indiana University Department of Occupational Therapy in Indianapolis, IN. She is a rehabilitation scientist specializing in balance and falls efficacy programming for older adults, people with stroke, and other neurological conditions. She is funded through the VA to examine the effects of yoga in people with chronic stroke. She runs the Indiana University, School of Occupational Therapy, Rehabilitation and Integrative Therapy Lab and is a member of the Editorial Board of the new Journal Yoga and Physical Therapy.