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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

Shashank Davé, D.O. December 21st, 2011

Shashank Dave’, DO grew up in Chicago. After graduating from the Honors Program at Loyola University Chicago, he completed medical school and internship at Midwestern University, Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine. He finished his residency at Loyola University Medical Center, completing rotations at the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago (RIC) as well as Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital. While at Loyola, he served as Chief Resident. He joined the Indiana University School of Medicine Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department as an Assistant Professor in 2005 and also has a joint appointment with the Department of Neurology, also as an Assistant Professor. He has won several awards for teaching at IUSM. In 2007, he was appointed the Co-Chief of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Indiana University Health. He is board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, as well as in Pain Medicine.

Dr. Dave’s clinical interests include musculoskeletal medicine, fluoroscopic interventional pain procedures, and electrodiagnosis (EMG). He is a co-director of the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) adult clinic at Indiana University Health. He runs the RHI spasticity clinic; services there include interdisciplinary evaluations by PT & OT, and pharmacologic management including trialing and managing intrathecal baclofen and injecting botulinum toxin.

Dr. Dave’s research interests include botulinum toxin, spasticity, and sports medicine. He has authored numerous manuscripts & book chapters and edited a book on Sports Medicine.