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August
15,
2017
Caleb Faulkner, 33, works a job that takes him to shipyards on the Chesapeake-Norfolk-Virginia Beach coastline. As a field engineer for Scientific Research Corporation, Caleb works on intricate, classified systems for ships going out to sea. He was
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August
14,
2017
A redesigned version of the Shepherd Pathways website has launched at shepherdpathways.org/. Shepherd Pathways is a comprehensive outpatient rehabilitation program for people recovering from brain injury. It is a program of Shepherd Center,
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August
08,
2017
Shepherd Center has been recognized again as one of the top 10 rehabilitation hospitals in the nation by U.S. News & World Report in their 2017-18 Best Hospitals rankings. The annual Best Hospitals rankings, now in their 28th year, are part
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July
20,
2017
Laurie Nash, Ph.D., ABPP, is a board-certified rehabilitation psychologist and clinical neuropsychologist who joined Shepherd Center in 2009. She became director of Shepherd Center’s Psychology Department in 2016. Q: How soon do patients
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July
17,
2017
Requests range from the routine, “Where is the grocery store? How do I get my mail? Can you fax something for me?” to the slightly more complicated. For example, a patient’s pregnant wife needs to find a local obstetrician, or a
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July
13,
2017
Shepherd Center has developed a free, first-of-its-kind mobile app that will guide parents on how to better teach their teenagers to become safe drivers. Partnering with the Georgia Governor’s Office of Highway Safety (GOHS) and IT
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July
04,
2017
Thousands of spectators turned out today to watch this year’s Wheelchair Division of the Peachtree Road Race in Atlanta. The 36th annual 10K race drew 62 wheelchair athletes from seven countries. This year, Tatyana McFadden, 27,
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July
03,
2017
Shepherd Center has announced that Wesley Chay, M.D., joined the hospital’s medical staff on July 3, 2017. He is leading two interdisciplinary treatment teams in Shepherd Center’s Comprehensive Rehabilitation Unit (CRU). “Dr.
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June
30,
2017
The 36th annual Wheelchair Division of the Peachtree Road Race kicks off at 6:43 a.m. July 4. Sixty-two world-class wheelchair racers – 54 men and eight women ranging in age from 10 to 64 – are expected to compete. This
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June
28,
2017
As one of Grady Memorial Hospital's top trauma surgeons, Anuradha Subramanian, M.D., spends her days making life and death decisions. The patients she treats at Grady, an Atlanta Level 1 trauma center, arrive with devastating and potentially
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June
20,
2017
In her 33 years at Shepherd Center, Sarah Morrison, PT, MBA, MHA, has served as vice president of clinical services, director of the Shepherd Center Spinal Cord Injury Program, director of the medical/surgical and ICU programs, manager of the
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