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Current Research Studies: Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

In addition to research done through the Multiple Sclerosis Research and Training Center, the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine is currently conducting the following Multiple Sclerosis (MS) studies:

Power over Pain (POP) Study

People with multiple sclerosis (MS) and spinal cord injury (SCI) often experience chronic pain. Different types of treatment that include self-hypnosis, education about chronic pain, and learning skills on how to change how a person thinks about his/her pain have been used to treat chronic pain in the general population. The purpose of this study is to see if these different treatments can help decrease pain in people with MS and SCI, and how and why these treatments are effective.

For more information, or to find out about participating in this study, please see our Studies Seeking Volunteers Section. You may also contact our research staff at at 206.221.7224 or toll-free at 1.800.570.5576.

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Featured Research Articles

Traumatic Brain Injury

View the latest research articles on Traumatic Brain Injury written by faculty from the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine.

Volunteer to Participate in our Research Studies

The Department of Rehabilitation Medicine is looking for volunteers to participate in research studies on Multiple Sclerosis & Pain Management, and Traumatic Brain Injury.

Featured Faculty

Tracy Jirikowic, PhD, OTR/L

Tracy JirikowicTracy Jirikowic, PhD, OTR/L, Assistant Professor, joined the Division of Occupational Therapy in 2008. She has a current clinical appointment with the UW Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Diagnostic and Prevention Network. Read more...

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