Category Archives: Working 2 Walk Science & Advocacy Symposium

It’s On! U2FP Working 2 Walk 2017 and SCI Curecast Episode 11

Plan to join us in Miami for our 12th annual Working 2 Walk Symposium. The conference is a unique opportunity for spinal cord injury advocates, scientists, clinicians, and investors to meet and share the latest news & strategies, and form … Continue reading

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Working 2 Walk Panel Discussion with Carrie Shogren and Nick Terrafranca

The Working 2 Walk audience asks questions about the presentations given by Ms. Shogren and Dr. Terrafranca.

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Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation and Optimizing Functional Recovery – Carrie Shogren

Ms. Shogren’s Working 2 Walk 2016 video presentation focuses on the clinical application of epidural stimulation, and how it drives neuro recovery when combined with activity based therapies. Carrie Shogren, OTR/L, has worked at Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute since 2001 … Continue reading

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Working 2 Walk 2016 Panel Discussion with Megan Moynahan and Dr. Stephen Huhn

In this video below, the Working 2 Walk 2016 audience asks questions about the presentations by Ms. Moynahan and Dr. Huhn. Megan Moynahan, MS, is the Executive Director of the Institute for Functional Restoration (IFR), a non-profit organization based at … Continue reading

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Working 2 Walk 2016 Panel Discussion with Drs. Kendall Lee, David Darrow, and Michael Wolfson

The audience at Working 2 Walk 2016 asks questions about the presentations on neuromodulation technologies.

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NeuroRecovery Technologies, Inc. CEO presents at Working 2 Walk

At Working 2 Walk, Dr. Terrafranca explains in this video the details and many facets involved in the commercialization process of a given therapy. Nick Terrafranca, DPM, is CEO of NeuroRecovery Technologies, Inc. (NRT), a cutting edge medical technology company … Continue reading

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Working 2 Walk 2016 Panel Discussion with Dr. Ann Parr and Dr. Alex Aimetti

The audience at the Working 2 Walk Symposium asks questions about the presentations of Dr. Parr and Dr. Aimetti. Alex Aimetti, PhD, is Senior Director, Medical Education and Scientific Support at InVivo Therapeutics. InVivo is a research and clinical-stage biomaterials … Continue reading

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Oligodendrocyte Progenitor Cells and Scar Ablation for Chronic SCI – Dr. Ann Parr

In this Working 2 Walk 2016 presentation, Dr. Parr details the work in her lab on two projects: Development of autologous OPC’s, and use of rose bengal for removing the glial scar. Ann M. Parr, MD, PhD, is a Board … Continue reading

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Translation of Biomaterial Based Therapies for Spinal Cord Injury – Dr. Alex Aimetti

Dr. Aimetti talks about the clinical and pre-clinical advancements made by InVivo Therapeutics to develop treatments for acute and chronic spinal cord injury. Alex Aimetti, PhD, is Senior Director, Medical Education and Scientific Support at InVivo Therapeutics. InVivo is a … Continue reading

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Spinal Cord Injury Consumer Engagement in Research – Dr. Kim Anderson-Erisman

Dr. Anderson-Erisman details the many opportunities in the following video presentation that are and will become available for persons with SCI to influence both the amount and focus of research funding. Kim Anderson-Erisman, PhD, is a Research Associate Professor and … Continue reading

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