About Michigan Spinal Cord Injury System (MSCIS)

U-M MSCIS is part of the University of Michigan Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and part of the University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers.

Since 1986 and as the UM Model SCI System, we have conducted a large number of studies about spinal cord injury. The Michigan Spinal Cord Injury system (MSCIS) includes studies on a variety of topics. Please read on for details.  We partner and collaborate with many internal and external groups as listed below: 

Ann Arbor Center for Independent Living
Ann Arbor VA Health Systems
Department of Internal Medicine
Department of Urology
Gastroenterology Divisions
IHPI
Institute of Social Research 
Paralyzed Veterans of America
School of Public Health  

As MSCIS, we focus on the full range of needs of people with spinal cord injuries by providing all levels of care, and by conducting innovative research and education.  


 Our Partners       

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