News from 2013

Dec 19 2013
New center offers comprehensive treatment, research, and hope for patients with debilitating neurological disorders.
Nov 29 2013
Kennedy Krieger’s annual fundraiser will kick off “the most wonderful time of the year”.
Nov 20 2013
Kennedy Krieger Institute researchers find therapeutic benefits of virtual sailing
Sep 4 2013
Kennedy Krieger Institute researchers find that damage to the cerebellum impairs ability to predict motion outcomes and discrimination between limb positions.
Jun 18 2013
Initiative to enable exploration of potential treatments in eight disease areas using existing compounds
Jun 11 2013
Kennedy Krieger Institute and Maryland Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics partner to provide video tutorial to pediatricians statewide
Jun 5 2013
Kennedy Krieger researchers find children with co-occurrence of autism spectrum disorder and attention deficit hyperactivity disorders face greater impairments
May 22 2013
Research partnership aimed at developing computational tools to analyze genomic data from patients with autism spectrum disorder and mental health disorders
May 8 2013
Kennedy Krieger Researchers Pinpoint Genetic Cause of Rare Disease and Common Birthmark
Apr 2 2013
Kennedy Krieger Expert is Coauthor of the Latest Edition of the Best-Selling Chicken Soup for the Soul Book Series
Apr 1 2013
Kennedy Krieger Puts Spotlight on One in Five Chance Infant Siblings of Children with Autism will Develop Disorder
Mar 21 2013
Participants put one foot—or pedal—in front of the other to raise awareness and critical research funds
Mar 7 2013
As Part of Sleep Awareness Week (March 3-10), Kennedy Krieger Expert Advises Parents on When to Seek Help and Tips for a Good Night’s Sleep
Mar 4 2013
Study by Kennedy Krieger’s Center for Autism and Related Disorders reveals key predictors of speech gains
Mar 4 2013
Study by Kennedy Krieger’s International Center for Spinal Cord Injury suggests activity-based restorative therapy programs may provide substantial benefits for persons with chronic SCI
Feb 18 2013
Kennedy Krieger Institute’s Project HEAL program has been named a 2012 Program of Excellence as part of the Hospital Charitable Service Awards.
Feb 18 2013
Former Maryland superintendent, Dr. Nancy Grasmick, joins Kennedy Krieger as Director of Center for Innovation and Leadership in Special Education
Feb 15 2013
Free informational training sessions are being offered on the Eastern Shore of Maryland to parents of children with special needs.
Jan 28 2013
Judy Woodruff, Anthony Rosso, James Pitts, Dr. Ken Schuberth, Ed Walker and Mary Ann Scully all join Institute’s Board
Jan 10 2013
Study by Kennedy Krieger’s Interactive Autism Network finds children with autism and psychiatric comorbidities are at especially high risk of being bullied