Active Research Studies & Trials

  • Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation Research

    A Randomized, Crossover Clinical Trial of Exoskeletal-assisted Walking to Improve Mobility, Bowel Function and Cardio-Metabolic Profiles in Persons with SCI

  • Stroke Rehabilitation Research

    Originally established by Dr. Richard Macko and now directed by Dr. George Wittenberg, MERCE is a VA Center whose mission is to: Develop novel exercise and robotics therapies to improve lower and upper extremity motor function, cardiovascular fitness, and health.

  • Traumatic Brain Injury Rehabilitation Research

    A multicenter clinical trial on the safety and efficacy of a novel pharmacologic medication for the treatment of neurobehavioral disinhibition in outpatients with traumatic brain injury.

  • Orthopaedics Research

    Dr. Craig Bennett, Assistant Professor and Chief of the Sports Medicine Program in the Department of Orthopaedics at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, is working with an industrial partner to examine the effectiveness of an implant in the knee to replace worn cartilage.