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Kessler Foundation Company Profile

14:59 EDT 15th October 2018 | BioPortfolio

Kessler Foundation, established in 1985, is one of the largest public charities supporting people with physical disabilities. The Foundation's mission is to improve the lives of people with physical disabilities by raising, managing and distributing resources to support Kessler Foundation Research Center, its cutting-edge research facility and by supporting the efforts of other non-profit organizations that serve individuals with disabilities. Kessler Foundation Research Center conducts a range of research initiatives designed to improve function and quality of life for persons with physical disabilities due to spinal cord and traumatic brain injury, stroke, multiple sclerosis and other chronic neurological and orthopedic conditions. Kessler Foundation also supports programs that promote the employment of people with disabilities through its Program Center's "Transition to Work" Signature and Community Employment Grants. The Foundation's Special Initiative Grants also support educational programs like 'ThinkFirst,' an injury prevention program aimed at children and teens. Kessler Foundation has a full-time staff of 90 individuals, divided between two locations in West Orange, New Jersey.


News Articles [470 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Kessler Foundation receives grant to study outcomes of new stroke treatment

(Kessler Foundation) Kessler Foundation has been awarded a $50,000 grant by the Charles and Ann Serraino Foundation, Inc.

Dr. Boukrina of Kessler Foundation examines reading deficit treatments after stroke

(Kessler Foundation) Olga Boukrina, PhD, research scientist in Stroke Rehabilitation Research at Kessler Foundation, has received a $10,000 grant from the Mabel H. Flory Charitable Trust.

Dr. Boukrina of Kessler Foundation explores intervention for reading deficits after stroke

(Kessler Foundation) Olga Boukrina, Ph.D., research scientist in Stroke Rehabilitation Research at Kessler Foundation, has received a two-year, R21 award from the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Insti...

Kessler Foundation partners with Motek to develop new rehabilitation treatments

(Kessler Foundation) Kessler Foundation, a major nonprofit organization in the field of disability, has partnered with Motek, a leader in virtual reality (VR) rehabilitation technologies, to develop n...

Derfner Foundation funds novel research in regenerative medicine at Kessler Foundation

(Kessler Foundation) Kessler Foundation has received funding from the Derfner Foundation to support applying rehabilitation research to the area of regenerative medicine ('regenerative rehabilitation'...

Kessler Foundation joins international study to improve cognitive dysfunction in MS

(Kessler Foundation) Nancy Chiaravalloti, PhD, and John DeLuca, PhD, have been awarded a $410,000 grant from the Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Society of Canada and the MS Scientific Research Foundation to ...

Kessler Foundation awarded four grants by NJ Commission on Spinal Cord Research

(Kessler Foundation) "These grants enable us to continue to expand the scope of our research in spinal cord injury," said John DeLuca, Ph.D., senior vice president for Research and Training at Kessler...

Kessler Foundation study compares neuropsychological tests for assessing deficits in MS

(Kessler Foundation) Kessler Foundation researchers compared two neuropsychological tests for assessing learning in individuals with multiple sclerosis. 'Comparing the Open Trial - Selective Reminding...

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PubMed Articles [217 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Psychometric evaluation of an interview-administered version of the Kessler 10-item questionnaire (K10) for measuring psychological distress in rural Bangladesh.

The aim of this study was to translate, adapt and validate the Kessler 10-item questionnaire (K10) for measuring psychological distress in rural Bangladesh.

The effect of modified locking methods and suture materials on Zone II flexor tendon repair-An ex vivo study.

The failure rate of intrasynovial tendon repair is high due to substantial elongation at the repair site and to the development of adhesions between the tendon's surface and the surrounding digital sh...

The Florence Nightingale Foundation: developing nursing's leaders.

Ursula Ward, Chief Executive, Florence Nightingale Foundation, chiefexec@florence-nightingale-foundation.org.uk , describes the role of the foundation and its plans for the future.

Conventional and functional assessment of spatial neglect: Clinical practice suggestions.

Spatial neglect (SN) constitutes a substantial barrier to functional recovery after acquired brain injury. However, because of its multimodal nature, no single test can capture all the signs of SN. To...

Association between gout and osteoporosis risk in the United Kingdom.

Clinical Trials [257 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Spatial Neglect and Delirium After Stroke

The goal of this study is to understand what brain mechanisms become disrupted when stroke survivors experience delirium. Delirium is an acute reduction in attention and cognition, associa...

Olive Oil v Prostate Cancer Foundation Diet for Treatment of Prostate Cancer

This study compared a plant-based, olive oil diet to the diet recommended by the Prostate Cancer Foundation for weight loss and improvement in some laboratory biomarkers.

Alpha-1 Foundation Research Registry

The Alpha-1 Foundation Research Registry is a confidential database made up of individuals diagnosed with severe alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency (Alpha-1) or the carrier state.

The Impact of Family Financial Support on Parental Mental Health

We have partnered with financial coaching organizations to establish what we have termed a "Medical-Financial Partnership (MFP)" that offers financial coaching to improve financial and men...

Operating Check List During Consultation for Dental Implant

Various studies showed how extent elements not directly linked to the state of the patient were involved in the failures in particular in surgery. That's why it's common to use check list ...

Companies [1381 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Kessler Foundation

Kessler Foundation, established in 1985, is one of the largest public charities supporting people with physical disabilities. The Foundation's mission is to improve the lives of people with physical d...

The Henry H. Kessler Foundation

The Henry H. Kessler Foundation was established in 1985 by Dr. Henry Kessler and is currently one of the largest public charities supporting people with physical disabilities. The Foundation's mi...

Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation

Kessler, one of the nation's leading providers of comprehensive physical medicine and rehabilitation services, has been addressing the needs of individuals with disabilities and their families for mor...

Zipperling Kessler & Company

Ormecon Chemie is a 100% subsidiary of the Holding Zipperling Kessler, which is fully privately owned. Ormecon was founded in January 1996 and registered in March. Zipperling and Ormecon have now a re...

The Greater Newark Workforce Funders Collaborative

The Greater Newark Workforce Funders Collaborative is the only regional collaborative of workforce investors in New Jersey and the 31st collaborative to join the award-winning Nat...

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