The goal of Burke's inpatient programs is to ensure that each patient makes the maximum recovery possible.
The Burke Medical Research Institute is developing new treatments for disabling diseases and injuries.
Burke offers physical, occupational and speech therapy as well as other outpatient programs.
Burke sponsors support groups, educational events and fitness programs for the community.
The Fitness Center at Burke is offering a free COPD & Tai Chi Workshop on Dec. 5 for people with COPD. According to the European Respiratory Journal, research has found that Tai Chi may be as beneficial as traditional pulmonary rehabilitation.
This workshop will be presented by Sifu Gene Nelson of Empire Tai Chi, Inc., and will include:
The workshop will be held at the Burke Rehabilitation Center's Billings Building in the Rosedale Conference Room, 785 Mamaroneck Avenue, White Plains. For more information or to register, contact info@EmpireTaiChi.com or (914) 803-2632.