Marc Tesler, Retired Venture Capitalist
Marc Tesler a stroke survivor who developed a business plan to launch the Restorative Neurology Clinic.
Brad & Jessica Berman - 2015 Burke Award Honorees
At the age of 37, Brad Berman, a father of two and an attorney specializing in tax law at GE, experienced a massive hemorrhagic stroke. Brad spent more than a month in a coma, and afterwards, had to relearn how to breathe, walk, and talk. Brad spent four months living at hospitals, including at Burke, and now continues to receive outpatient care at Burke, where he works with state-of-the-art robotic devices. Brad’s wife, Jessica, who is also the Deputy General Counsel at the National Hockey League (NHL), began Run 4 Brad, a community campaign to raise money to create and build a lower limb robotics program for the Restorative Neurology Clinic at Burke Medical Research Institute.
Robotics Help Runner Brad Berman Rehabilitation After Storke
Watch this CBS News segment featuring stroke survivor Brad Berman, his wife, Jessica and Dylan Edwards, Ph.D., P.T. to learn about his recovery using state-of-the-art robotics at the Restorative Neurology Clinic.
Brain Attack: A Stroke Survival Guide
The Brain Attack: A Stroke Survival Guide video from Al Roker’s 2007 special shows a brief overview of how state-of-the-art robotic therapy performed at the Restorative Neurology Clinic helped post-stroke survivors increase upper body strength and control.
Burke Rehab Robotics
This video features Trish Hambridge’s neurorehabilitation journey using state-of-the-art robotics at the Restorative Neurology Clinic.