These institutions are the national leaders in medical research and patient care, and provide the highest level of comprehensive services. The group has been identified by National Institute on Disability Rehabilitation and Research (NIDRR).
The Spaulding New England Regional Spinal Cord Injury Center is committed to promoting quality of life for individuals with spinal cord injury throughout their lives, through exemplary standards of care and rehabilitation advanced through research, education, advocacy, and ongoing support. Spaulding’s mission is to: provide a full continuum of rehabilitation treatment and care, contribute new knowledge and treatment approaches through research and outcome studies, educate future rehabilitation specialists, including physicians, nurses, therapists and other allied health professionals, and advocate for persons with disabilities. A variety of consumer education material can be found in the Patient Handouts sections of the website.