Reeve Irvine Research Center in collaboration with Harvard University’s Associate Professor of Neurology, Zhigang He, have fundamentally changed the history of curing paralysis from spinal cord injury. Through a groundbreaking discovery involving the PTEN gene, researchers have regenerated nerves in the damaged spinal cord of mice responsible for movement and sensation in the body. Production

September 21, 2015

Setpember 21, 2015 – Walking With Anthony Annual Golf Tournament …September is the best time of year for a charity golf tournament at the Country Club of Fairfax in Fairfax, Virginia! Fall is in the air. The foliage is “beautiful greens”. The weather is crisp, not too hot, not too cold…just right for 18 holes

#UN-Selfie: Why The Hype?

And What Is #Giving Tuesday? #GivingTuesday…A day celebrating selflessness, community, and charity the first Tuesday of every December. “We have a day for giving thanks. We have two for shopping deals (Black Friday and Cyber Monday). Now, we have #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving back.” The hype on #Un-Selfies? It’s like a Selfie

The Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation We recently received a letter from The Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation reminding us that Fall is on the horizon and with it brings the November election season. Following the foundation’s lead, it is our goal to provide you with an update on core issues impacting the SCI Community

  Farewell Mrs. Doubtfire I remember Mrs. Doubtfire like it was yesterday. It was one of Robin Williams’ most poignant performances where he played a father going through a divorce who impersonates a nanny to be part of his children’s daily lives. His character quick wit and simultaneous vulnerability moved us from laughter to tears

Americans with Disabilities Act – Capital Crawl July 26 marks the anniversary of the passage of the Americans with Disabilities Act. 1,000 physically disabled protesters from 30 states abandoned their support systems to climb the 83 stone steps to the Capital Building on March 13, 1990. It is said that their courageous contribution was the