Spatial Neglect Assessment: A Web-based Learning Opportunity

For the past year, at Kessler Foundation in West Orange, Dr. Peii Chen, research scientist, and Kimberly Hreha, stroke clinical research coordinator, felt as if they had changed their job titles!  An ambitious goal led to expanding their daily work tasks to include scriptwriting, interviewing


May is Stroke Awareness Month

 

 

Update on Prism Therapy for Stroke Rehabilitation

Stroke researchers continue their successful NIDRR-funded research project, examining the impact of prism adaptation therapy for the hidden disability of spatial neglect in more than 300 stroke survivors.  “We found that spatial neglect is under


Former NY Giant Carl Banks Visits Kessler Foundation

Tours Neuroimaging Center, observes Ekso demo, and meets Eric LeGrand

West Orange, NJ. April 15, 2014. Carl Banks, former NY Giant, toured Kessler Foundation to learn about our innovative research that benefits people disabled by multiple sclerosis, brain injury, spinal cord injury and stroke. Banks


Foundation's Spatial Neglect Research Featured by Neurology Reviews

Peii Chen, PhD, interviewed on findings in TBI population

August 14, 2014. Neurology Reviews, a publication of the American Academy of Neurology, features Kessler Foundation research “In the Spotlight.” Research Scientist Peii Chen, PhD, was interviewed about the Foundation’s research in spatial


NIH Funds Study of Visuospatial Rehabilitation after Stroke

 More than $153,000 from the NIH/NICHD will further investigation of visuospatial deficits that are linked to poor rehabilitation outcomes, increased morbidity, and impairments in driving, shopping, sp

October 5, 2009 Visuospatial Rehabilitation after Right Hemisphere Stroke

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