About Sam Maddox

Sam Maddox is certainly no stranger to New Mobility, having conceived of and founded the magazine in 1989, after publishing the book Spinal Network, followed by Quest for Cure (1992), the first history of spinal cord injury research. He moved on to become Knowledge Manager for the Reeve Foundation and authored the Reeve Paralysis Resource Guide and is currently the Foundation’s biomedical research writer. These days he is working on yet another book, SCI: The First 90 Days. He is a graduate of the University of Colorado, where he taught in the School of Journalism. He lives in Los Angeles.

October 2018

Surviving Modern Rehab: A Tale of Two Injuries

By |2018-10-02T11:09:18+00:00October 1st, 2018|

Edie Perkins and Ashton Fritz both survived traumatic spinal cord injuries in the last 18 months, but their journeys to and through rehab couldn’t have been more different. Sam Maddox shares their stories and writes about the tough decisions and often harsh realities facing the newest members of the SCI club.

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