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Murray Blackmore

College of Health Sciences receives $500,000 gift for spinal cord injury research

Marquette's College of Health Sciences has received a $500,000 gift from the Bryon Riesch Paralysis Foundation to establish the BRPF Excellence Fund in Spinal Cord Injury Research.

The gift will fund research done primarily by Dr. Murray Blackmore, associate professor of biomedical sciences and one of the foremost spinal cord injury neuroscience researchers in the country.