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August 30, 2022

A new visual abstract developed by the Department of Family Medicine shows that more efforts are needed to encourage and facilitate the use of preventive care among people with MS.

August 25, 2022

Center for Disability Health and Wellness Co-Director Dr. Michael McKee shares his perspective on the new FDA rule.

August 10, 2022

We have extended the deadline to submit abstracts for the third annual Disability Research Symposium. U-M students, trainees, staff, and faculty are invited to submit presentation abstracts by no later than 11:59 PM ET on Monday, September 5th.

July 12, 2022

MI-SCIMS aims to expand and enhance health management for all individuals living—and aging—with SCI in Michigan and throughout the United States.

June 10, 2022

U-M students, trainees, staff, and faculty are invited to submit presentation abstracts by no later than 11:59 PM ET on Monday, August 8th.

May 23, 2022

Senior author Dr. Michelle Meade's research on flourishing after SCI was recently featured on Michigan Health's blog.

March 22, 2022

Results from an IDEAL RRTC study of marginalized communities show fear, Isolation, and feelings of invisibility.

February 14, 2022

Lead author Dr. Mark Peterson's research on chronic pain after a spinal cord injury was recently featured on Michigan Health's blog.

January 17, 2022

On Monday, January 17th, 2022, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, we met to discuss social justice and disability. 

August 12, 2021

Congratulations to CDHW members Mark D. Peterson, PhD and Carrie Pilarski, PhD who were featured in the August 2021 issue of Paraplegia News Online magazine.