Survey of YOUR SCI Care Providers

February 5th, 2014 in News and Events, Uncategorized

Take a brief online survey and help create a directory of health care providers who give exceptional, accessible care to people with SCI.  Feedback from this survey will be used to create a list of clinicians in New England who do a good job caring for individuals with SCI.  The resulting list of  ”SCI friendly” providers will be made available to consumers and providers, to help increase access to high-quality health care.  This survey is anonymous.

For hard copies of the survey or for more information, contact:
Judi Zazula M.S., OTR/L
Clinical Research Liaison
866-607-1804 (toll-free)

Dr. Alan Jette Appointed to Institute of Medicine

February 5th, 2014 in News and Events

NERSCIC Director Alan Jette PT, PhD received one of the highest honors in the fields of health and medicine through his appointment to the prestigious Institute of Medicine (IOM). Membership in the IOM recognizes Dr. Jette’s outstanding professional achievement and commitment to service as a leader in the field of disability assessment. IOM members volunteer their expertise to provide independent analysis and recommendations on important health care challenges to both government decision makers and independent organizations. Read more about Dr. Jette's commitment and contributions to disability research on the Boston University School of Public Health website.