Lise Worthen-Chaudhari

Research Scientist, Physical Medicine & Rehab

Lise Worthen-Chaudhari connects rehabilitation science to the creative arts at The Ohio State University Medical Center. Seeking to make physical rehabilitation following CNS injury more engaging and more data-driven, Worthen-Chaudhari applies principles from dance and emerging digital technologies to evoke creative process during activity-based prescription performance. Worthen-Chaudhari is a research assistant professor of physical medicine and rehabilitation and associate director of the Motion Analysis and Recovery laboratory within Dodd Hall at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. She received an MFA in Dance at Ohio State and an MS in Kinesiology at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. Worthen-Chaudhari has more than a decade of experience conducting clinical research of central nervous system impairment and recovery.

Research Interests:

  • Rehabilitation
  • Neurorehabilitation
  • Biomechanics
  • Motor control
  • Dance
  • Creative arts
  • Interactive art


  • MFA, Ohio State University
  • MS, University of Massachusetts at Amherst

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