Dr. Michael Beattie, Professor in Dept. of Neurological Surgery, Brain and Spinal Injury Center, and Director of Research of the Brain and Spinal Injury Center at the University of California, San Francisco has accepted an invitation to serve on the Board of Directors (BOD) of ASIA. Dr. Beattie begins his first, two-year term immediately. Dr. Beattie’s work in neuroscience spans over four decades with notable research in brain and spinal cord injury, regeneration, glial-neuronal interactions,
The inaugural NASCIC meeting will be held October 12, 2017 in Miami, Florida. The Consortium, formed by several individuals with SCI in the US and Canada, wishes to bring together organizations in North America to educate, represent and communicate with people living with SCI and their caregivers. Additional information about the meeting can be found here.