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Highlights of 2019

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2019 - A Year in Photos


Burke Neurological Institute is pleased to share our news highlights and scientific impacts achieved during 2019. Together, we renew hope for those living with neurological disabilities by helping people to see, remember, talk, write, and walk again. Enjoy these accomplishments from 2019 as we look forward to a bright 2020!

2019 The numbers across the Institute

Conditions & Recovery

Stroke icon
Every 40 seconds someone has a stroke.
Spinal Cord Injury icon
Around the world, between 300,000 and 500,000 people are living with a SCI.
Traumatic Brain Injury icon
In the U.S., over 5.3 million adults and children live with TBI.
Cerebral Palsy icon
Worldwide, over 18 million children and adults are living with CP.
Neurodegenerative Diseases icon
Worldwide, 50 million people are living with Alzheimer's and other dementias.
Retinal Degenerative Diseases icon
Will double by 2050.
Motor Recovery Icon
Write and walk again.
Pain and Sensory Recovery Icon
Pain free, touch and smell like before.
Cognitive Recovery icon
Remember and speak clearly.
Vision Recovery icon
See better.