Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Physiology

Charles J Heckman, PhD

Charles J Heckman, PhD

Professor of Physiology/Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Physical Therapy and Human Movement Sciences



Ward Building Room 5-334
303 E Chicago Avenue
Chicago IL 60611

c-heckman( at )

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Education and Certification

PhD: University of Washington (1986)


Description of Interests

Neurobiology of the mammalian spinal cord

Interests (Keywords)

Cellular Electrophysiology; Molecular Biology; Movement Control; Neuroscience

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