Moss Rehabilitation Research Institute (MRRI) Founding Director and Institute Scientist Emeritus John Whyte, MD, PhD recently discussed his career, research, and life outside of science on the People Behind the Science podcast hosted by Marie McNeely, PhD.
During the interview, we learn about Dr. Whyte’s interests beyond research and medicine, including his passion for music. He also describes some of the key mentors and important steps along his career that led him in helping to create MRRI.
Further, we hear about Dr. Whyte’s work in developing methods to systematically describe and deliver rehabilitation treatments (the Rehabilitation Treatment Specification System) as well as his contributions to advancing the assessment and care of people with traumatic brain injury who are unconscious or minimally conscious.
The full interview is available on the People Behind the Science website.