Training & Education

 

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Disability Webinar Series and Virtual Conferences

Our goal is to promote the healthy aging of adults with long-term physical impairments and disabilities. This will be achieved by identifying factors at the intersection of the person and environment that impede or support positive health and function outcomes and creating solutions that improve the fit between the two. Visit our webinar page to learn more.

 

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Research & Policy Briefs

Visit our research and policy briefs page to learn more.

 

 

 

 
 

 

 

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Other Educational Videos

Visit our Other Educational Videos page for more information.

 

 

 

 

 

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 SCI HARD

SCI-Hard is a mobile app that puts you, the player, in the chair of someone with a Spinal Cord Injury. Introducing you to new challenges and obstacles all while trying to save the world from legions of mutated animals.

The SCI Hard app is available for download on the Apple iTunes store and Google Play. Use Code 1704.

See our SCI Hard help page for more information and to see our instruction manual.

 

 

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Facilitating the Self-Management of Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) E-Learning Course

An Online Course for Primary Care Physicians and Other Health Professionals

Physicians, allied health professionals, and student trainees are invited to participate in a study designed to enhance the knowledge, attitude and ability of healthcare providers to partner with individuals with spinal cord injury (SCI) in managing their health in order to promote improved outcomes and better quality of life.

For access, email: UM-Disability-Health@med.umich.edu

Topics include:

  • Overview of SCI 
  • Self-management and inclusive communication 
  • Chronic and acute medical issues in SCI 
  • Equipment, supplies, and medication 
  • Paperwork, documentation, and billing