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December 6, 2023

PM&R Receives Legacy Gift for Research About Adults with Cerebral Palsy

Adults with Cerebral Palsy face unique challenges as they age. The Adults with Pediatric Onset Disabilities Group in PM&R at Michigan Medicine/The University of Michigan has been a leader in discovering and describing the health issues associated with growing up with Cerebral Palsy. Mr. Paul Hansen recognized the value of this work and has

Denise Tate PhD, Dr. Gianna Rodriguez from Michigan Medicine's PM&R Department and Dr. Daniel Rubio from University of Sao Paulo Medical School and Hospital das Clinicas at the 62nd Annual Scientific Meeting of International Society of Spinal Cord Society
November 17, 2023

Spinal cord injury research collaborations at this year's ISCoS meeting

Denise G Tate PhD, Professor from Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) at the University of Michigan and Global Reach Brazil Platform Leader, Daniel Rubio MD from the University of Sao Paulo Medical School and Hospital das Clinicas, and Gianna Rodriguez MD, Clinical Professor of PM&R and Director of Spinal Cord

October 19, 2023

Fundraising event benefits Pediatric Rehabilitation

Lincoln Park High School's DECA chapter partnered with Lincoln Park High School's Student Council to plan and execute a charity campaign that challenged the Lincoln Park community, grades K-12 and all of their families to bring in donations for Pediatric Rehabilitation at the University of Michigan.

January 24, 2023

Dr. Mark Peterson featured in Washington Post article

A January 18, 2023 Washington Post article titled "What grip strength can tell you about how well you’re aging" highlights recent work by Dr. Mark Peterson and others about the relationship between muscle strength and the aging process.