Jay J. Han

Dr. Jay J. Han, M.D., is an associate professor in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of California, Davis School of Medicine. He is the associate director of the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR)-funded UC Davis Rehabilitation Research Training Center (RRTC) in Neuromuscular Diseases, and the director of the Neuromuscular Medicine Fellowship, one of only a few in the country.

Han has clinical interests in neuromuscular diseases affecting both adult and pediatric populations. His research interests focus on the development of functional outcome measures in patients with neuromuscular disorders and research in electrodiagnosis/electromyograms (EMGs). He actively collaborates with researchers at UC Berkeley and UC Merced on innovative technologies to support rehabilitation in novel ways.

Han graduated from Stanford University and received his M.D. from UCSF. He completed his internship, residency and fellowships in neuromuscular medicine and translational research at the University of Washington and at UC Davis. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and the American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine. Han is the author of numerous publications and a recipient of the Outstanding Faculty Teaching Award from the UC Davis Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

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