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Providence VA Medical Center, Rhode Island


Linda Resnik, PT, PhD, FAPTA

Linda Resnik, PT, PhD, FAPTA   Linda Resnik, PT, PhD, FAPTA *
Research Career Scientist, PVAMC
Professor (Research), Department of Health Services, Policy and Practice, Brown University **

Dr. Resnik is a Research Career Scientist at the Providence VA Medical Center (PVAMC) and Professor (Research) in the Department of Health Services, Policy and Practice. She is the Director of CfNN Focus Area 3: Restoring Limb Function and is the Executive Director of the Center on Health Services Training and Research (CoHSTR).  Dr. Resnik is the 2017 recipient of the Paul B. Magnuson Award.  Her research focuses on design and evaluation of upper limb prosthetic devices, development and evaluation of rehabilitation outcomes; and evaluation of delivery and effectiveness of rehabilitation services.  Dr. Resnik has been funded by VA Health Services Research and Development (HSR&D), VA RR&D, National Institute on Aging (NIA), Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Development (NICHD), National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR), Department of Defense (DoD), and the Rhode Island Foundation for research studies totaling over 20 million dollars. Dr. Resnik received her Ph.D. in physical therapy from Nova Southeastern University, her MS in physical therapy from Sargent College, Boston University, and her BS from Hampshire College.

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