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Meghan L Beier, M.A., Ph.D.

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Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation


Expertise: Brain Injury Rehabilitation, Cognitive Rehabilitation, Multiple Sclerosis Rehabilitation, Neuropsychology, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Rehabilitation Psychology, Traumatic Brain Injury more

Research Interests: Multiple Sclerosis; Cognitive Aging; Mental Health


The Johns Hopkins Hospital

600 N. Wolfe St.
Phipps Building, Room 178
Baltimore, MD 21287 map



  • Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation



  • University of Washington Medical Center (2014)

Research & Publications

Selected Publications

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Alschuler, K. and Beier, M. (2015). Intolerance of uncertainty: shaping an agenda for research on coping with MS. International Journal of MS Care

Beier, M., Amtmann, D., and Ehde, D. (2015). Beyond depression: predictors of selfreported cognitive function in adults living with MS. Rehabilitation Psychology

Terrill, A., Hartoonian, N., Beier, M., Salem, R., and Alschuler, K. (2015). The 7-item generalized anxiety disorder scale as a tool for measuring generalized anxiety in multiple sclerosis. International Journal of MS Care, 17(2), 49-56.

Hartoonian, N., Terrill, A.L., Beier, M., Turner, A.P., Day, M.A., and Alschuler, K.N. (2015). Predictors of anxiety in multiple sclerosis. Rehabilitation Psychology, 60(1), 91-8.

Hughes, A., Beier, M., Hartoonian, N., Turner, A., Amtmann, D., and Ehde, D. (2015). Self-Efficacy as a longitudinal predictor of perceived cognitive impairment in individuals with multiple sclerosis. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 96(5), 913-9.

Academic Affiliations & Courses

Courses and Syllabi

  • Undergraduate Research (REHAB 499)
  • Project ECHO, tele-didactic program for community neurologists and PCPs
  • UW MS Center Monthly Educational Series
  • Neuropsychology Seminar for Psychology Residents and Postdoctoral Fellows
    2013 - 2014

Activities & Honors


  • ECTRIMS Travel Grant for the Quality of Scientific Contribution to the Congress, 2015
  • Independent Practice Division Scholar, New York State Psychological Association's ABPP Committee, 2013


  • Consortium of MS Centers (CMSC), 2013

    Mental Health Special Interest Group 

  • American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine (ACRM), 2011
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    • Neurodegenerative Diseases Networking Group 
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    • International Networking Group 
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    • Early Career Networking Group 
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  • American Psychological Association (APA), 2007
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    • Division 20: The Division on Adult Development and Aging
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    • Division 22: Rehabilitation Psychology
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    • Division 40: Clinical Neuropsychology
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  • New Jersey State Psychological Association (NJPA), 2008 - 2012
  • New York State Psychological Association (NYSPA), 2007 - 2012

Professional Activities

  • Clinical Consultant and Presenter, Can Do MS, 2015
  • Membership Chair, APA
    Membership Chair for Section 2 (Women’s Issues in Rehabilitation Psychology) of APA Division 22 (Rehabilitation Psychology)
  • Member, Rehabilitation Psychology 2016 Conference Planning Committee, 2014 - 2015
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