About the Spaulding Stroke Research and Recovery Institute
The Spaulding Stroke Research and Recovery Institute seeks to expand the clinical and translational stroke research program in the Spaulding Network, and to develop innovative clinical programs to improve recovery and quality of life for stroke survivors.
The Spaulding Stroke Research and Recovery Institute is a consortium of researchers and clinicians affiliated with Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital in Charlestown, Massachusetts and additional sites in the Spaulding Rehabilitation Network. The Institute is directed by Dr. Randie Black-Schaffer, a physiatrist who specializes in the rehabilitation and recovery of young adult and older patients after stroke. Dr. Black-Schaffer in addition is Medical Director of the clinical Stroke Program at Spaulding and Chief, Division of Stroke and Neurology of the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Harvard Medical School.