Category Archives: Working 2 Walk Science & Advocacy Symposium

Working 2 Walk 2018 Registrations Open!

The annual Working 2 Walk symposium is now open for registrations.  Mark your calendars for October 19th & 20th, 2018 in Vancouver, Canada.  Claim your spot at this LINK.  The list of speakers you’ll hear are at this LINK.     … Continue reading

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Improving Arm and Hand Function after Spinal Cord Injury

Dr. Chet Moritz presentation at Working 2 Walk. Dr. Moritz details how skin surface, epidural, and intraspinal stimulation can activate neural circuits below an injury, leading to either direct muscle contraction or facilitating therapy and enabling volitional movements. We are … Continue reading

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Combined Gene Therapy and Stem Cell Transplantation for SCI

Dr. Murray Blackmore W2W 2017 Miami Research in the Blackmore Lab Neurons depend on long axons to communicate with target cells. Neurons in the brain and spinal cord have almost no ability to regenerate axons that are disrupted by injury … Continue reading

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Dr. Paul J. Reier presents at Working 2 Walk 2017

This Working 2 Walk 2017 video was taken in Miami Florida. Dr. Reier explained how electrical stimulation to activate silent neural circuits could be used to enhance spinal cord repair. Dr. Reier’s research addresses spinal cord injury (SCI) and repair with … 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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