About the Institute

Pioneering Rehabilitation

Research Funding Sources

The Burke Medical Research Institute receives support for its ongoing research programs from both Federal and non-Federal sources. Current funding sources include:

  • Federal (National Institutes of Health):

  • National Eye Institute
  • National Institute on Aging
  • Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
  • National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
  • National Institute of Mental Health
  • National Institute on Neurological Disorders and Stroke
  • Non-Federal:

  • American Heart Association
  • Craig H. Neilsen Foundation
  • Dana Foundation
  • Dr. Miriam and Sheldon G. Adelson Medical Research Foundation
  • Eisenberg Ahsen Foundation
  • Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation
  • New York State Department of Health Spinal Cord Injury Research Board
  • New York State Department of Health Empire State Stem Cell Board
  • Thomas and Agnes Carvel Foundation
  • Travis Roy Foundation
  • Wings for Life Spinal Cord Research Foundation