14.1. SCI Research and the Hope for the Cure: Where Are We Today?
At a spring 2013 SCI Wellness Summit, held by Northwest Regional SCI System, Dr. Daniel Lammertse, MD, Medical Director of Research at Craig Hospital and co-director of Rocky Mountain Regional SCI System was the keynote speaker. Dr. Lammertse spoke on SCI Research and the Hope for the Cure: Where Are We Today?
In his talk, Dr. Lammertse lucidly explains the complex issues involved in SCI recovery research, discusses the most promising avenues of investigation, summarizes the current state of SCI cure research worldwide today, and reviews the risks of participating in expensive experimental treatments outside the U.S.
This excellent presentation can be viewed as a video presentation or downloaded as a power point presentation.