Latest Kessler Foundation Stories

2011-03-21 11:23:00

WASHINGTON, March 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A bipartisan bill aimed at decreasing the concussion rate in youth and high school football players by improving helmet safety was introduced to Congress on Wednesday, in recognition of Brain Injury Awareness Day.

2010-12-13 16:58:00

December 14, 2010 at 11 am, 400 Rogers Parkway, Rochester, NY 14617 ROCHESTER, N.Y., Dec.

2010-09-08 11:32:00

WEST ORANGE, N.J., Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Kessler Foundation announced that Jordan Grafman, Ph.D., will join Kessler Foundation Research Center as Director of the Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Research Laboratory.

2010-07-23 07:00:00

NEW YORK, July 23 /PRNewswire/ -- On the 20th anniversary of the signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), a new survey sponsored by Kessler Foundation and National Organization on Disability (NOD) finds that most Americans with disabilities are still struggling with many of the same lifestyle and economic issues they confronted in 1990 when the ADA became federal law.

2009-06-11 08:00:00

Advancements Could Improve the Quality of Life of Injured Veterans WEST ORANGE, N.J., June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- A recent study by Kessler Foundation Research Center published in Brain Injury, the official journal of the International Brain Injury Association, uncovered the possible cause of cognitive fatigue in patients suffering from traumatic brain injury (TBI).

2009-04-30 08:00:00

Studies May Identify Best Candidates for Treatment of this Hidden Disability WEST ORANGE, N.J., April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Two studies from Kessler Foundation Research Center's Stroke Rehabilitation Research Laboratory were presented today at the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) 61st Annual Meeting held in Seattle, Washington, April 25 through May 2, 2009.

2008-12-02 07:00:00

With new naming structure, Kessler Foundation continues to improve the lives of people living with disabilities WEST ORANGE, N.J. Dec. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- One of the largest non-profits supporting people with physical disabilities, Henry H.

2008-10-06 03:00:22

By Anonymous As summer draws to a close, many teenagers throughout New Jersey will be getting ready to enter their senior year in high school. After graduation, perhaps their plans will include attending college. Maybe they will decide to take up a trade and jump right into the workforce.

2007-07-02 12:17:49

The board of directors of The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary has appointed D. McWilliams Kessler as its new president and chief executive officer, effective July 16, 2007. He succeeds Joseph P. Corcoran who recently retired after serving as president and CEO for 13 years. Mr.

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