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Resource Facilitation-Best Practices Manual for Return to Work/School

Resource Facilitation: Indiana Best Practices Manual for Return-to- Work or Return-to-School     Click on the read more button to get a link to download the full manual.  Once you… Read More

Multicenter Evaluation of Memory Remediation after TBI with Donepezil (MEMRI-TBI-D Study)

Multicenter Evaluation of Memory Remediation after TBI with Donepezil (MEMRI-TBI-D Study) March 10, 2015 Flora Hammond, MD (PI); Funded by National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR).  This study… Read More

Lifestyle Management in Spinal Cord Injury

New RHI Research Study, seeking participants: Lifestyle Management in Spinal Cord Injury: This pilot study is modeled on a successful lifestyle change program conducted at the University of Pittsburgh.  Based… Read More

Brain Injury Association of America ~ The Challenge

Flora M. Hammond, M.D. is featured as one of the TBI Model Systems Researchers in the Fall Edition of the Brain Injury Association of America ‘The Challenge’ Publication. Click on… Read More

Flora M. Hammond, M.D. Joins Medical Issues Panel of BIAA /Mount Sinai TBI Rehabilitation Guidelines Project

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 24, 2014   CONTACT: Stephanie S. Hale, BAA, Marketing Public Relations and Marketing Off.: 317-329-2093 Cell: 317-626-2910 stephanie.hale@rhin.com         Flora M. Hammond, M.D.… Read More

RHI Sports Helps NCAA International Mentee! December 1st, 2014

The NCAA hosted Lizzie Kiama, an international mentee from Kenya. She visited with the RHISP Director, Jake Patrick, and participated in practice with the RHI Indy Brawlers Rugby Team and RHI Youth Wheelchair Basketball teams. Lizzie is the Director of

This-Ability consulting in Kenya, Africa. She started this consulting firm after she became paralyzed from the waist down. When she was only 18 she was in a car accident that led to her disability, but she did gain strength back to walk again. After the birth of her child Lizzie again lost mobility and uses a wheelchair to get around. However, she embraced her new identity and started This- Ability consulting which is dedicated to supporting and improving opportunities to communities, specifically persons with disabilities. Lizzie’s recent project “Women on Wheels” focuses on providing friendly competition in wheelchair rugby for women with varying degrees of disabilities, which work toward breaking down existing stereotypes and increase understanding. Lizzie’s goal in the next five years is to grow her consulting business nationally and regionally in Africa.