Statistically, the majority of spinal cord injuries are caused by a traumatic injury. Motor vehicle accidents are one of most common causes. In an effort to fund much needed spinal cord injury research, New York State enacted a proactive and practical approach to fund this needed research through...
Concussions making headlines are no longer only relegated to NFL players and other professional athletes. Recent deaths from sports-related brain injuries among high school football players have shone the spotlight on another vulnerable set of athletes: teenagers and children.
Burke Rehabilitation Hospital will be hosting the 3nd annual local championship for the International Brain Bee competition on Feb. 27. The International Brain Bee is an annual, not-for-profit neuroscience competition for high school students designed to encourage them to learn about the brain and...
Jason Carmel, M.D., Ph.D., director of the Motor Recovery Laboratory and Early Brain Injury Recovery Program at Burke Medical Research Institute was published in the Jan. 8 issue of the Journal of Neuroscience for his article titled, "Electrical Stimulation of Motor Cortex in the Uninjured...
Burke Rehabilitation Center’s growing Adaptive Sports program is offering, for the first time, a series adaptive alpine skiing clinics this year. This February and March, Burke is pleased to offer Adaptive Alpine Skiing Clinics in partnership with Leaps of Faith in Sandy Hook, CT.
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Brain Injury Awareness Month
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