VCU Faculty


Charles M. Dillard, MD

Assistant Professor
VCU HS, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Children's Hospital of Virginia

Dr. Charles M. Dillard received his doctor of medicine from Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine in May 2004. He completed his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in 2008 at VCU Medical Center. During his residency he served as Chief Resident and received the Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinical Excellence Award.


Tony Gentry, Ph.D. OTR/L

Assistant Professor
VCU HS, Department of Occupational Therapy
Director, Assistive Technology for Cognition Laboratory

Dr. Gentry is an assistant professor in the occupational therapy department at VCU. He received his BA in History and Literature from Harvard University, his MA in occupational therapy from New York University and his PhD in instructional technology from the University of Virginia.

Dr. Gentry's career has focused on neurological rehabilitation and assistive technology for people with physical disabilities. Over the past six years, he has conducted a series of community-based research projects focused on exploring the efficacy of portable computers as cognitive aids for individuals who have autism, brain injury or multiple sclerosis.

Dr. Gentry has published and spoken nationally and internationally within the disability community.