TIRR Memorial Hermann is one of the premier traumatic brain injury rehabilitation facilities in the world. TIRR's Brain Injury and Stroke Program has been awarded Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Model System designation, a highly competitive recognition with funding from the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR) of the Department of Education. The TBI Model System grant is lead by neuropsychologist Dr. Mark Sherer, Director of Research for TIRR. The Brain Injury Research Center at TIRR is funded by multiple grants from NIDRR and is designated as a Rehabilitation Research and Training Center on Community Integration of Persons with Traumatic Brain Injury.
TIRR's Brain Injury and Stroke Program maximizes each patient's outcome by providing specialized medical management, nursing and therapy services in a hospital setting. Comprehensive interdisciplinary care provides reinforcement of treatment goals throughout the day for patients at all levels of functioning. Individual therapy, group treatment and community outings address the patient's functional abilities outside of the hospital.
If you would like to learn more about participating in a research study or clinical trial, you may find our list of frequently asked questions (FAQ) helpful. If you have a question not addressed on our FAQ list, you may email us at email@example.com.