Participate in Disability Employment Focus Group & Receive $50 Gift Card

The Rehabilitation Research and Training Center (RRTC) on Employment of People with Physical Disabilities is conducting focus groups for people with physical disabilities about their work experiences. They want to know how participants found or kept a job, and what experiences … [Read more...]

Survey on SCI Fitness and Weight Management

Graduate students in the Master of Occupational Therapy program at Cleveland State University are conducting a survey to understand the habits and perspectives of individuals who have experienced a spinal cord injury (SCI) in the realm of physical fitness and weight … [Read more...]

Help Improve Future SCI Clinical Trials

Researchers at the University of Miami are conducting a new survey for people living with spinal cord injuries (SCI) over the age of 18 to provide direct input on factors that encourage or discourage participation in clinical trials. TAKE THE SURVEY Very rarely are people … [Read more...]

RRTC Survey to Improve Wheelchair Function

This month’s in depth survey focuses on wheelchair needs and obstacles. Some colleagues of ours in the Netherlands are working to develop a new mechanism that could improve wheelchair function, and need your feedback to make sure this would be a useful tool.  The survey will take … [Read more...]

Internet Study of People with SCI Using an Intermittent Catheter

Researchers at the University of Rochester, School of Nursing, are conducting a study that is looking at the feasibility of an internet-based intervention to improve self-management and outcomes related to intermittent catheterization (IC) in people with spinal cord … [Read more...]

Share Your Experiences Living With Chronic UTI & Impact Future Research

If you had the opportunity to choose the direction of urinary tract infection (UTI) research, where would it go? Researchers at MedStar National Rehabilitation Hospital (NRH) and Children’s National Medical Center (CNMC) want to know! Persons with spinal cord injury, … [Read more...]

RRTC Survey on UTI and Bladder Management

Urinary tract infection (UTI) is the most common infection across the able-bodied population, and is the most common cause of outpatient infection and rehospitalization in people with spinal cord injury (SCI). It is estimated that about 50 percent of the SCI population have at … [Read more...]

Survey on Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)

The Rehabilitation Research and Training Center (RRTC) is conducting a brief survey on urinary tract infection (UTI) in people living with spinal cord injuries (SCI). UTI is the most common infection across the able-bodied population, and is the most common cause of … [Read more...]

Survey Seeking Ideas From Consumers with Spinal Cord Injury

The Model System Knowledge Translation Center (MSKTC) is seeking ideas from consumers with spinal cord injury (SCI) on topics for factsheets that people with SCI and their families would like to know more about. You can submit your ideas using the online survey at … [Read more...]

Helen Hayes Seeks Participants for Spinal Reflex Study

Helen Hayes Hospital and the Wadsworth Center, both facilities of the New York State Department of Health, are seeking volunteers to participate in a spinal reflex training study. It is hoped that results of the study will help in the development of new treatments for individuals … [Read more...]