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Brad Hubbard, PhD

Dr. Brad Hubbard is currently a Research Assistant Professor in the Spinal Cord and Brain Injury Research Center and the Department of Physiology at the University of Kentucky and a Research Physiologist in the Lexington VA Healthcare System. I am an alum of UNC-Chapel Hill (2012) and Virginia Tech (2016). I enjoy hiking, disc golf, and various racquet-based sports. I am blessed with my wonderful wife Alex, and three children, Ella, Rey, and Banner.

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Gopal V. Velmurugan, PhD

Gopal V. Velmurugan, PhD a.k.a. Velu is a Research Scientist in the Hubbard lab in the Spinal Cord and Brain Injury Research Center.

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Frances Meredith

Frances Meredith is a lab technician in the Hubbard lab.


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Emily Brown

Emily Brown was the former Hubbard lab manager.