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29 Aug, 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 +...


25 Aug, 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...


03 Oct, 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...


26 Sep, 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...


27 Aug, 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...


27 Jul, 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...


26 Jul, 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...


27 Jun, 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...


25 Jun, 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...


22 Jun, 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...


20 Jun, 2012, 08:05 ET 32nd National Veterans Wheelchair Games Kick Off June 25 in Richmond

Largest Annual Wheelchair Sports Event Returns to Richmond, June 25–30, 2012 The following event is being announced by Paralyzed...


04 Jun, 2012, 08:05 ET Golf Open Raises Funds for Veterans' Career Program

 Veterans and leaders from business, government and the armed services took to the fairways at Trump National Golf Club for the fifth annual...


24 Apr, 2012, 15:22 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Applauds Clarification that All VA Programs are Exempt from Sequestration

Cuts Would Have Had Severe Consequences for VA Health Care Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) applauds the Administration...


10 Apr, 2012, 16:43 ET Paralyzed Veteran Dares Talk Show Host Ellen to Dance with Him -- and It's All for a Great Cause

A paralyzed veteran from Woodward, OK, is daring TV talk show host Ellen DeGeneres to dance with him on her show to raise awareness about veterans...


29 Mar, 2012, 16:05 ET April is Paralyzed Veterans of America Awareness Month

Paralyzed Veterans' National President will Travel Around the Country to Raise Awareness for Veterans with Disabilities Paralyzed...


22 Mar, 2012, 10:00 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Testifies Before Congress to Urge Protection of VA Health Care Programs from Spending Reductions

 Today Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) National President Bill Lawson urged Congressional leaders to protect Department of...


13 Feb, 2012, 19:18 ET Veterans Groups Pleased with President's Budget But Note Deficiencies

Groups Urge $68 Billion for Veterans Health Care and Benefits in 2013 Independent Budget Report Four of the nation's leading veterans...


08 Feb, 2012, 10:54 ET New Paralyzed Veterans "App" Provides Easier Access to Vital Publications for Health-Care Professionals Treating Spinal Cord Injuries

Health-care professionals who use iPads and iPhones now have a new way to access interactive "e-book" versions of the Consortium for Spinal...


25 Jan, 2012, 14:27 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Commends President for Stressing the Need to Take Care of our Veterans in State of the Union Address

Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) commends President Obama for stressing the important need to take care of our veterans in...


21 Nov, 2011, 10:47 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Congratulates President and Applauds Congress on Passage of Tax Credit Bill for Hiring Veterans

President Obama Signs VOW to Hire Heroes Act into Law Today Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) applauds Congress for passing the...