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New York State Spinal Cord Injury Research Program Symposium

New York State Spinal Cord Injury Research Program Symposium

Monday, January 14, 2008 - Wednesday, January 16, 2008

The New York Academy of Sciences

Presented By

Presented by the New York State Spinal Cord Injury Research Board and The New York Academy of Sciences


The New York State Spinal Cord Injury Research Board and The New York Academy of Sciences invite you to join us at this exciting 2.5-day conference, board meeting, and public hearing. Our goals are to provide the most up-to-date clinical and basic research information to a broad international audience and to provide networking opportunities that will encourage collaborations and advance science. Furthermore, this conference will provide a forum for discussions regarding future directions in spinal cord injury research, treatment and cures.

Scientific Organizing Committee:

  • Moses Chao, PhD, New York University, Medical Center
  • Marie Filbin, PhD, Hunter College, City University of New York
  • Lorne Mendell, PhD, State University of New York, Stony Brook
  • Dominic Purpura, MD, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Jonathan Wolpaw, MD, Wadsworth Center, New York State Department of Health


Sponsored by

The Sam Schmidt Foundation
The Craig H. Neilsen Foundation

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