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Current Studies & Research
The interFACE Lab

The interFACE Lab The Interactive and Functional Assessment of Communication and Emotion (InterFACE) Center is a natural observation laboratory designed to research emotional and behavioral deficits in people with neurological,… Read More


TrackTBI Investigator: Richard Rodgers, MD TRACK-TBI:  The multicenter Transforming Research and Clinical Knowledge in Traumatic Brain Injury (TRACK-TBI) study aims to improve success of clinical trial design through the collection and analysis of… Read More

Training to Reconnect with emotional awareness therapy

Training to Reconnect with emotional awareness therapy (TREAT) Investigators: Dawn Neumann, Flora Hammond The purpose of this study is to teach participants with traumatic brain injury to develop better emotional… Read More

Avanir Study

Avanir Study Sheryl Katta-Charles MD, Principal Investigator A Phase 2, multicenter, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study to assess the efficacy, safety and tolerability or AVP-786 (deudextromethorphan hydrobromide [d6-DM]/quinidine sulfate [Q]) for… Read More

Monitoring Safety and Training in Patients with Spinal Cord Injuries

Long-Term, Prospective, Non-Interventional Study Monitoring Safety and Training in Patients with Spinal Cord Injuries and Their Trained Companions Recently Initiated with the ReWalk™ Personal Device. Flora Hammond, MD (PI), funded… Read More

RHISP Tennis Team Competes In St. Louis And Grand Rapids! September 10th, 2014

It was another great year of tennis at the Midwest Wheelchair Championships in Grand Rapids on July 13-15. RHISP players Jason Mills, Dawn Crawford, and Lucas Strohmenger all competed well.


Jason Mills played some great matches in the Novice division. Dawn Crawford played in the Women’s Open division and lost to the eventual Champion and #1 in the US, Emmy Kaiser. Lucas Strohmenger made it to the Men’s B division semi-finals and lost to Chuck O’Bryant in a very close match that went into a third set tiebreaker.


RHISP wheelchair tennis player Lucas Strohmenger also participated in the 2014 US Open USTA Wheelchair Championships in St. Louis on August 25-31. He faced off against his rival from the Midwest Wheelchair Championships, Chuck O’Bryant, in the

semi-finals again. O’Bryant won the match 6-4, 6-1. O’Bryant and Strohmenger partnered up for doubles where they lost to the eventual champions in the semi’s but won a Bronze Ball trophy in their match for third place with a big 6-1, 6-1 win.