Abiodun Akinwuntan

Abiodun Akinwuntan
  • Dean, School of Health Professions, KU Medical Center
  • Professor, Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science
  • Professor, Department of Neurology

Contact Info

Room 1024 Murphy Bldg
Medical Center, Kansas City
3901 Rainbow Blvd.
Kansas City, KS 66160


Dean Akinwuntan is a world-leading authority on the use of virtual-reality technologies to improve daily living activities in neurologically impaired persons. Dr. Akinwuntan has collaborated extensively on several funded grants totaling more than $15 million. He has authored more than 110 peer-viewed publications and abstracts, mostly in reputable journals with high impact factors, and authored 8 book chapters. He is also co-director of the Laboratory for Advanced Rehabilitation Research in Simulation.