You are here

Robotic-Assisted Rehabilitation

Impact

GRANT: 
Federal
August 6, 2015 to July 31, 2017
Grant Number: 
R03HD084971
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development (NICHD)
Investigators: 
Principal Investigator
Principal Investigator
NEWS: 
Video

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.

NEWS: 
Award
Burke Rehabilitation Hospital and Burke Medical Research Institute

Each year the board of directors for Burke Rehabilitation Hospital and Burke Medical Research Institute honors the prestigious Burke Award to individuals or groups who have made a significant contribution in the field of rehabilitation throu

Burke Awards 2015 Honorees
PRESENTATION: 
Conference
May 18, 2015 to May 19, 2015
PRESENTATION: 
Panel
May 18, 2015 to May 19, 2015
PRESENTATION: 
Lecture
December 5, 2014
Venue: 
Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, Charlestown, MA
PRESENTATION: 
Lecture
November 1, 2014
Venue: 
Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NYS
PRESENTATION: 
Invited Talk
October 20, 2014
Venue: 
Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest in Toronto, Ontario
NEWS: 
In the Media
Media Outlet: 
Scientific American

Dr. Cortes was interviewed by Scientific American about her work using non-invasive brain stimulation techniques in combination with robotic therapy to restore motor function in patients with chronic spinal cord injury.