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A Special Edition of Spinal Column Highlights an Exciting New Chapter for Shepherd Center

The special edition PDF file of Shepherd Center's quarterly magazine is now available for download. Subscribers to the print version will receive copies via postal mail in the coming days.

In this issue of Spinal Column, learn more about an exciting new chapter in the life of Shepherd Center, as we commence Pursuing Possible, the most comprehensive campaign in Shepherd Center’s history. You can read more about how the campaign will transform Shepherd Center’s footprint and enhance the way we serve our patients and community for years to come.   

The magazine also includes these stories among inspiring patient profiles, event updates, honorariums, and memorials.

Growing up at Shepherd Center

Jamie Shepherd, MBA, MHA, president and chief operating officer (COO) of Shepherd Center, and Julie Shepherd, CCM, LMSW, CLCP, director of founding family relations, share their perspectives on the Pursuing Possible campaign.

Celebrating Roots – and Wings

An exquisite addition to the beloved Anna and Hays Mershon Secret Garden shows how Shepherd will continue celebrating its culture of hope, humor, and hard work as it grows and plans for the future. 

A Home Away from Home

Family housing and a committed care team enabled Maine native Chelsea Vietti to focus on life still to come.

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About Shepherd Center

Shepherd Center provides world-class clinical care, research, and family support for people experiencing the most complex conditions, including spinal cord and brain injuries, multi-trauma, traumatic amputations, stroke, multiple sclerosis, and pain. An elite center recognized as both Spinal Cord Injury and Traumatic Brain Injury Model Systems, Shepherd Center is ranked by U.S. News as one of the nation’s top hospitals for rehabilitation. Shepherd Center treats thousands of patients annually with unmatched expertise and unwavering compassion to help them begin again.