Dr. Brent Masel is a 1974 graduate of Loyola Medical School in Maywood, Illinois. He completed his internship and Neurology residency at the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) at Galveston in 1978. Following his training, Dr. Masel established a Neurology private practice in Galveston and received certification in 1980 from the Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. He is a clinical assistant professor in the Departments of Neurology, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy at UTMB. He has conducted research and published in the area of headache pain management. In 1992, Dr. Masel became the medical director of the Transitional Learning Center (TLC), and in January of 1994 he left his private practice to become the president of this post acute brain injury rehabilitation facility. He has provided numerous in-service training seminars and lectures at a variety of local, state and national conferences. Dr. Masel is in demand as an international speaker on the topic of growth hormone deficiency and hypopituitarism and rehabilitation following an acquired brain injury. He serves on the governing board of The Moody Endowment.