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Oct 14, 2016, 09:46 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Names Longtime Veteran Advocate to Lead Veterans Benefits Department

Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) is pleased to announce Peter Gaytan as associate executive director of its Veterans Benefits...


Oct 07, 2016, 16:34 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Recognizes 30th Anniversary of Air Carrier Access Act

Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) is recognizing the 30th Anniversary of the Air Carrier Access Act (ACAA). The law signed by...


Sep 30, 2016, 18:19 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America to be Honored by National Fertility Association with Award for Advocacy

 Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) is proud to announce that it will be honored with the Hope Award for Advocacy by non-profit...


Sep 29, 2016, 15:52 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Applauds Continuing Resolution that Allows VA to Provide Reproductive Services

 Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) is pleased that the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) will soon be able to provide...


Sep 22, 2016, 16:55 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Honors Champions of Veterans with Disabilities at 2016 Mission: ABLE Awards

 Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) welcomed approximately 435 esteemed guests at its 2016 Mission: ABLE Awards, including...


Sep 13, 2016, 16:51 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Pleased with House Passage of Veterans Mobility Safety Act

Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) is pleased with the passage by the House of H.R. 3471, the Veterans Mobility Safety Act....


Sep 02, 2016, 19:04 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Weighs in on Presidential Candidates' Positions

 Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) is responding to remarks made this week by presidential candidates Donald Trump and Hillary...


Sep 02, 2016, 14:59 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Reacts to President Obama's Response to the Commission on Care Report

 Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) today reacted to President Obama's response to the Commission on Care Report, which was...


Aug 31, 2016, 16:44 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Recognizes 2016 Summit Sponsors

Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) is proud to recognize the top level sponsors of its 6th annual Healthcare Summit and Expo. This...


Aug 31, 2016, 15:50 ET Paralyzed Veterans Executive Director Highlights VA Staffing Needs, Privatization and Title 38 in Strong Remarks to More than 800 Attendees at 2016 Healthcare Summit

During his opening remarks on the second day of Paralyzed Veterans of America's (Paralyzed Veterans) 2016 Summit and Expo, Paralyzed Veterans'...


Aug 29, 2016, 10:19 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Educates Hundreds of Spinal Cord Injury and Disease Health Care Professionals at 6th Annual Summit & EXPO

 Beginning tomorrow, Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) will host nearly 840 health care professionals at its 2016 Summit +...


Aug 25, 2016, 17:47 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Applauds Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces Executive Order

 Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) today applauded the Obama Administration for issuing final regulations and guidance...


Oct 03, 2012, 17:47 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Celebrates 66 Years of Helping Veterans with Disabilities and Honors Individuals and Organizations for their Contributions to Disabled Veterans

Apple, U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Vehicle Production Group, QTC-A Lockheed Martin Company and the Nugent Residence Hall and DRES Program at the...


Sep 26, 2012, 12:10 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America to Honor Outstanding Leadership of Those Improving the Lives of Veterans with Disabilities

Apple, U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Vehicle Production Group, QTC and the Nugent Residence Hall and the Disability Resources & Educational...


Aug 27, 2012, 10:50 ET Latest Breakthroughs and Treatments in Spinal Cord Injury Medicine Bring Top Clinicians and Researchers Together in Las Vegas

 The best and the brightest minds in spinal cord injury medicine will convene this week for Paralyzed Veterans of America's Summit 2012 to...


Jul 27, 2012, 11:19 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Disappointed in VA Admission That it Faces Sequestration Cut

Cuts Would Have Severe Consequences for VA Health Care and Benefits Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) is extremely...


Jul 26, 2012, 08:05 ET Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) at 22 -- Groundbreaking Law Celebrated by Rights Advocates

 The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), perhaps the single most important piece of legislation to improve the lives of people with...


Jun 27, 2012, 07:05 ET National Veterans Wheelchair Games Annual 'Kids Day' Event Introduces Adaptive Sports to Local Children with Disabilities

Kids Day at the Games – Wednesday, June 27, 9 a.m. Each year during the National Veterans Wheelchair Games (Wheelchair Games), a...


Jun 25, 2012, 10:56 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Recognizes National Host Sponsors of 2012 National Veterans Wheelchair Games

Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) is proud to recognize the National Host Sponsors for the 32nd National Veterans Wheelchair Games...


Jun 22, 2012, 12:03 ET Be a Virtual Fan in the Stands by Supporting the 2012 National Veterans Wheelchair Games Via Social Media

 Experiencing the world's largest annual wheelchair sports event in the world—the National Veterans Wheelchair Games, is just a mouse...