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Fletcher McDowell, M.D., Founder of Burke Medical Research Institute
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Fletcher McDowell, M.D., established Burke Medical Research Institute in 1978 as one of the nation’s preeminent, independent research organizations focused on furthering scientific research in the area of rehabilitation for neurological disa

Rehab Robotics Conference 2017
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We invited medical professionals, therapists and students with a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field to Rehabilitation Robotics Conference 2017, a three day event exploring update

Joint Meeting of Spanish Scientists
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Mar Cortes, M.D. , clinical scientist of the Non-Invasive Brain Stimulation and Human Motor Control Laboratory at Burke Medical Research Institute, has been invited to present at the first "Joint Meeting of Spanish Scientists in the United States" held at Georgetown University, Washington D.C.
Retreat Team 2015
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Burke Medical Research Institute faculty and staff ventured out of the Institute to Skytop Lodge, a majestic lodge in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania for the two-day Annual Retreat.

BMRI Researchers Awarded Funding from New York State
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Burke Medical Research Institute laboratories led by Dr. Willis and Dr. Carmel are two of nine research teams across the state of New York recently awarded grant funding for the development of treatments and cures for various forms and effects of spinal cord injuries.

Dr. Jason Carmel

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Travis Roy Foundation

Dr. Carmel is featured in a video by the Travis Roy Foundation discussing his research.

Burke Rehab Robotics

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This video features Trish Hambridge’s neurorehabilitation journey using state-of-the-art robotics at the Restorative Neurology Clinic.

How Francesco Clark made beauty from tragedy - The Next List - CNN

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Edwards Laboratory appears in a nationally televised CNN story on the business and life success of spinal cord injury patient Francesco Clark. The video shows the work that has been done in the laboratory with the aim of restoring Mr.