Angela Lipscomb-Hudson, MD

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Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Medical Director, Stroke Rehabilitation, UNC Rehabilitation Center
Director of Medical Student Education, PM&R

Education

Medical School: Howard University College of Medicine, 2007
Residency: Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago/Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 2008-2011
Preliminary Internal Medicine Internship: Carolinas Medical Center, 2007-2008

Certifications

American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Sub-Specialties

• Stroke Rehabilitation
• Obesity and Weight Management
• Health Coaching
• Rehabilitation of Neurological Disorders
• Spasticity Management
• General Rehabilitation
• Botulinum Toxin Injections
• Peripheral Joint Injections

Honors

2012 UNC PM&R Teaching Excellence Award
2012 UNC PM&R Educational Module of the Year
2011 Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago Baskin’s Award for Excellence in Research, Resident Research Day
1st Place Award
2011 Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago (RIC) Dr. Scholl Award for Rehabilitation Research
2010 RIC/ Northwestern University Sewell Resident Award for Recognition of Achievement and Greatest
Potential in a Career in Academics or Research

Presentations

Poster Presentation: Lipscomb-Hudson, Angela and Jeanie Yen. "Rehabilitation after a rare diagnosis of both Dermatomyositis and Longitudinally Extensive Transverse Myelitis: A Case Report." Association of Academic Physiatrist Annual Meeting Scientific Presentations, February 2014.

"Rehabilitation for Stroke." Presentation at Sanford Health and Rehabilitation, Sanford, NC. September 12, 2013.

“Exercise for Stroke and Obesity Prevention.” Presentation for Heels in Motion at Streets of Southpoint Mall. Durham, NC, June 26, 2013.

"Open Arms: Raising Awareness of Upper Limb Spasticity" with Henry Winkler. Presenter and panel member. May 22, 2012.

"The Obesity Epidemic: Physiatric Interventions of Select Comorbidities and Complications." UNC PM&R, January 2011.

Poster Presentation: Kim, Ki and Angela Lipscomb. "Case of a C8-T1 Level Spinal Cord Injury Patient with Diaphragm Paralysis Due to Bilateral Phrenic Nerve Injuries". Association of Academic Physiatrists, Annual Meeting, Scientific Presentations, April 2010.

Research Activity

A Phase III, Multicenter, Open Label, Extension Study, To Assess the Long Safety and Efficacy of Repeated Treatment of Dysport® Intramuscular Injection in the Treatment of Upper Limb Spasticity in Adult Subjects with Hemiparesis Due To Stroke or Traumatic Brain Injury
Industry Sponsor: Ipsen
Role: Co-Investigator

Completed Studies

A Phase III, Multicenter, Double Blind, Prospective, Randomized, Placebo Controlled Study Assessing the Efficacy and Safety of Dysport® Used for the Treatment of Lower Limb Spasticity in Adult Subjects with Hemiparesis Due To Stroke or Traumatic Brain Injury
Industry Sponsor: Ipsen
Role: Co-Investigator

A Phase III, Multicenter, Open Label, Extension Study, To Assess the Long Safety and Efficacy of Repeated Treatment of Dysport® Intramuscular Injection in the Treatment of Lower Limb Spasticity in Adult Subjects with Hemiparesis Due To Stroke or Traumatic Brain Injury
Industry Sponsor: Ipsen
Role: Co-Investigator

A Phase III, Multicenter, Double Blind, Prospective, Randomized, Placebo Controlled Study Assessing the Efficacy and Safety of Dysport® Intramuscular Injection Used for the Treatment of Upper Limb Spasticity in Adult Subjects with Hemiparesis Due To Stroke or Traumatic Brain Injury
Industry Sponsor: Ipsen
Role: Co-Investigator

Professional Memberships

Association of Academic Physiatrists
American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine
The Obesity Society
National Medical Association: Durham Academy of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmacy
North Carolina Medical Society