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Every 40 seconds someone has a stroke. One out of six people will have a stroke in their lifetime. Stroke is the leading cause of disability in the U.S. and is the fifth cause of death. Storke is a leading cause of long-term disability.

Stroke Awareness

Learn more about stroke and warning signs so you can be a stroke hero.

Stroke Prevention

While some risk factors for stroke can't be changed there are several risk factors that you can change. Ask your primary care physician about how you can prevent stroke and take action.

Stroke Recovery

The Restorative Neurology Clinic at Burke Medical Research Institute established a self-pay clinic to offer breakthrough state-of-the-art robotic neurorehabilitation therapies for individuals who are recovering from stroke, spinal cord injury, traumatic brain injury, other neurological conditions.

Stroke Research

Researchers at Burke Neurological Institute conduct cutting-edge stroke research studies and clinical trials focused on prevention, treatment and state-of-the-art rehabilitation therapies.

Stroke Clinical Trials

Burke Neurological Institute is currently recruiting participants with stroke to join our clinical research registry. Learn more about clinical trials for stroke seeking participation or are currently in-progress.

Research Centers & Programs

Restorative Neurology Clinic
Offering breakthrough state-of-the-art robotic neurorehabilitation therapies to restore motor function for adults recovering from a neurological condition.

Research Labs