Robotic Device Improves Balance and Gait in Parkinson’s Disease
A research team led by Sunil K. Agrawal and Dario Martelli has shown that a single session of perturbation-based training using their robot-driven device, Tethered Pelvic Assist Device (TPAD), can improve the balance of patients with Parkinson’s disease (PD).
Rehab Medicine: A Focus on Faculty 2018 Issue 1
A Focus on Faculty: Highlighting a Range of Expertise
Dual Honors for Dr. Joel Stein
In recognition of his distinguished career and achievements in physical medicine, rehabilitation, and neurological recovery, Dr. Joel Stein was presented with two prestigious awards in fall 2017.
Bringing Rehabilitation Medicine to the Developing World
The Department of Rehabilitation Medicine Residency Program at NYP established the Global Health Elective in 2016. Under Dr. Gellhorn’s leadership, a resident and/or fellow spends a six-week rotation at several hospitals in Tanzania.