Division of Health SciencesThe Harriet and John Wooten Laboratory

Health Sciences Campus


Dr. Sonja Bareiss

Dr. Sonja Bareiss

Assistant Professor, Physical Therapy


Our lab investigates how injury-induced changes in the central nervous system leads to altered cellular signaling with resulting peripheral neurodegeneration and sensory abnormalities. We are also interested in how exercise protects nervous system function and enhances central and peripheral nervous plasticity after injury.