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


Major NIH Roadmap

The Outcomes and Assessment Lab received an NIH Roadmap award (U-01) related to the national PROMIS project. Kessler Foundation�s subcontract on this project is estimated at $1,040,000 over 4 years. 

PROMIS is the acronym for Patient Reported Outcomes Measurement Health Information System. Boston


Visit Kessler Foundation on Facebook and Tell Us Your Abilities

Kessler Foundation supports research, employment opportunities, and community programs.

Kessler Foundation Supports Abilities through Rehabilitation Research

As the largest public charity for people with disabilities, Kessler Foundation discovers ways to maximize their abilities through researching


7th Grader Develops App to Benefit Kessler Foundation

Mohnish Sabhani is your typical 12 year old—a casual kid who loves technology and gaming. But when his Social Studies teacher, Ms. Gorton from Park Middle School in Scotch Plains, NJ, gave the class a service learning project, he took the opportunity to go above and beyond her expectations.

Ms.


We Remember

West Orange, NJ. May 27, 2012. To honor those who have died in service to our nation, Kessler Foundation strives to better the lives of veterans with disabilities. Our research scientists are finding new ways to rehabilitate people with injuries to the brain and spinal cord. Through our grants


Dr. O'Neill speaks on Brain Injury Awareness Day on Capitol Hill

Returning to Work: Making Headway after Brain Injury

West Orange, NJ. March 13 was Brain Injury Awareness Day on Capitol HIll. John O'Neill, PhD, of Kessler Foundation spoke at an afternoon panel sponsored by the Congressional Brain Injury Task Force.  This year's theme was Returning to Work: Making