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SCI SIG Podcast: Discussions in SCI Science (DiSCIS)

Check out the latest episodes of our podcast! 

In Episode 11 of Discussions in Spinal Cord Injury Science (DiSCIS), Rachel Tappan, PT, DPT, NCS talks to Emily Fox, PT, DPT, PhD and Kate Cavka, PT, DPT, NCS about respiratory rehabilitation and diaphragm pacing after SCI, and their recent paper in the Journal of Neurologic Physical Therapy titled “Diaphragm Pacing and a Model for Respiratory Rehabilitation After Spinal Cord Injury.”

This and past podcasts can be found here!


Vestibular SIG Podcast Alert! 

Speaking of podcasts, our friends from the Vestibular SIG recently recorded a case study discussion of an acute rehabilitation patient with SCI and BPPV.  Go check out Episode 55 and all of their other podcasts out here or wherever you get your podcasts! 


2022 ANPT Awards

Know someone deserving?  Nominate them for one of the 2022 ANPT Awards here

There are 2 SCI SIG-specific awards available: the SIG Service Award (for a SIG member who goes above and beyond through volunteer contributions to the SIG) and the SIG Research Award (for a SIG member who has demonstrated exemplary contributions to the body of research representative of the population the SIG serves).  

Nominations are due August 1


NEW SCI SIG Calendar

Check out the SIG's new calendar of SCI-related events and activities here!  If you have any suggestions for additions to the calendar, or any comments or questions on events, please contact us at


ANPT Virtual Conference 2021

The ANPT's 1st Annual Conference will be held virtually with on-demand content available September 8 - November 22, 2021, and live content October 1 -3, 2021.  Registration is open now!  Click here for more information.  We hope to "see" you there! 


SCI Fact Sheets

The SCI SIG has developed several 1-2 page fact sheets on a variety of SCI related topics for SCI clinicians and/or their patients.  Check them out here!  

If you are interested in helping with Fact Sheet development, or have a topic of interest you would like to see covered in a future Fact Sheet, please contact us at!  

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