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.
Burke Rehabilitation Hospital is hosting the 2nd annual local Brain Bee Championship of the International Brain Bee on Feb. 28. Open to high school students from 9th through 12th grade, the competition tests the students' knowledge of the brain and nervous system.
Along with prizes and scholarships, the winners of all Local Brain Bees will be invited to compete at the National Brain Bee in Washington DC, and the winner of which will go on to compete in the International Brain Bee Championship.
Students interested in participating should complete the registration form and return it to Janet Goodman, LMSW, at email@example.com. For more information, please call 914-597-2237.
Students can prepare for the championship by studying the 2008 Brain Facts.