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Vol. 3, Issue 7
July 2015
Connecting the Community to the Latest in Rehabilitation, News and Events

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Photos: Burke Award 2015
BMRI Director Nominated as Faculty Member for Prestigious Scientific Publisher
The Neuropsychologist’s Role in the Treatment of Brain Injuries
BMRI Fellow Receives Grant for Stroke Research from American Heart Association
Summer Adaptive Sports at Burke
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07/07/2015
Interaction of Pain and Emotional Responses View PDF
Zhizhong Pan, Ph.D.
07/14/2015
Bioelectronic Medicines and Polymer Interfaces View PDF
Walter Voit, Ph.D.
07/21/2015
Insights into Hematopoietic Cell Development and Function through Targeted Mutation of an Adapter Protein View PDF
Gary Koretzky, M.D., Ph.D.
Photos: Burke Award 2015
On Tuesday, June 16, Burke held its Centennial Burke Award dinner at The Pierre in New York City. The dinner is Burke’s signature event and largest fundraiser of the year, drawing hundreds of community and business leaders from the greater New York City area and beyond...
BMRI Director Nominated as Faculty Member for Prestigious Scientific Publisher
Rajiv R. Ratan M.D., Ph.D., executive director of Burke Medical Research Institute, has been peer-nominated to be a Faculty Member of F1000Prime...
The Neuropsychologist’s Role in the Treatment of Brain Injuries
When someone suffers a brain injury, their world instantly turns upside down and they are forced to deal with a constellation of unfamiliar and often upsetting issues that they never had to previously confront...
BMRI Fellow Receives Grant for Stroke Research from American Heart Association
Jiwon Yang, Ph.D., a postdoctoral fellow at Burke Medical Research Institute, recently received a Postdoctoral Fellowship Award from the American Heart Association for stroke research. Dr. Sunghee Cho, director of preclinical stroke modeling at Burke Medical Research Institute, mentors Dr. Yang.
Summer Adaptive Sports at Burke
Interested in trying out an adaptive sport? Burke is the place to do it this summer. We encourage people of all abilities to take part in physical activities such as sports and exercise. Through our Therapeutic Recreation department, Burke offers several adaptive sports and fitness programs.
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