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Current Research

Research Mission

Northwestern Medicine Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital is committed to the development of scholarly and applied research for the improvement of the rehabilitation healthcare protocols of the future. In our commitment to advancing the field of physical medicine and rehabilitation, we openly share our research through publications and presentations.

Current Studies

Marianjoy's current research focuses on improving areas of rehabilitation treatment and care in nine main areas:

  • Swallowing
  • Stroke Recovery
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Neurologic and Neuromuscular Disorders
  • Musculoskeletal
  • Healthcare Policy and Organizational Practice
  • Pain Management
  • Alternative Medicine

Marianjoy research projects have been and are currently being funded by governmental agencies (including the National Institute for Health), private foundations and individuals. Marianjoy also participates in clinical trials to study innovative rehabilitation treatments and interventions.