Center on Health Outcomes Research and Capacity Building for Underserved Populations with Spinal Cord Injury and Traumatic Brain Injury
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Drs. Cao and Saunders attended the 2014 American Spinal Injury Association annual meeting in San Antonio, TX. Dr. Cao presented information on ‘Environmental Barriers and Subjective Health among People with Chronic SCI’ as well as ‘Emergency Room Visits and Related Hospitalizations among Those with Chronic SCI.’ Dr. Saunders presented on ‘Chronic Disease Prevalence among Persons with Traumatic SCI.’ Additionally, a poster was presented on ‘Stability of Vocational Interests Across Three Times of Measurement after Recent SCI.’ All presentations and the poster were well received. Abstracts will be published in Topics in SCI Rehabilitation www.scijournal.com.