News & Events


February 6, 2014
SPR Therapeutics featured on a NPR news story: A More Direct Way to Treat Pain is Being Developed in Celveland. 

November 22, 2013
SPR's Smartpatch Percutaneous PNS System Receives Australian Regulatory Approval

June 14, 2013

SPR Therapeutics, in collaboration with Case Western Reserve University, NDI Medical, and Valtronic Technologies, Receives $3 Million from Ohio Third Frontier Commission

May 23, 2013
Maria Bennett presents the Smartpatch System at the Neurotech Investing & Partnering Conference

April 26, 2013
SPR featured in Medtech Insight article focused on emerging peripheral nerve technologies

January 24, 2013
SPR Therapeutics Receives CE Mark for Smartpatch PNS System

January 8, 2013
SPR Therapeutics Raises $5 Million Series A

October 3, 2012
SPR Therapeutics & NDI Medical Awarded $2.77 Million Grant

September 20, 2012
SPR™ Therapeutics Receives FDA Approval For Pivotal Study Of SMARTPATCH™ Peripheral Nerve Stimulation System

May 26, 2012
Cleveland firm invents a patch that fights shoulder pain

March 15, 2012
Medical device firms go to India to explore burgeoning healthcare market

March 7, 2012
SPR Therapeutics' Micropulse IPG Featured In Bloomberg Article on Advances in Human Augmentation

January 18, 2012
SPR Therapeutics raises $2.2 million in its series A round of investment

January 18, 2012
Maria Bennett featured in Crain's Cleveland Business "Who to Watch: Technology"

 

November 1, 2011
Maria Bennett featured in JumpStart’s Annual Community Report

October 17, 2011
John Chae, MD, SPR's Chief Medical Advisor, elected to the Institute of Medicine of the National Academies

October 14, 2011

World's First Implantation of SPR System for Chronic Pain

September 6, 2011

Maria Bennett featured in Inside Business Magazine's online series "2011 Entrepreneur's Toolkit"

June 6, 2011

SPR Therapeutics featured in June issue of CBC magazine

May 21-26, 2011

John Chae, MD presents results of SPR-sponsored clinical study on post-stroke shoulder pain and Vu Nguyen, MD presents results of first use of SPR's implantable technology at 10th World Congress of the International Neuromodulation Society (INS) Meeting in London

May 5, 2011

SPR Therapeutics technology to tap into $150B pain market

April 26, 2011

SPR Therapeutics secures $250,000 JumpStart investment.  Story featured in MedCity News and Crain's Cleveland Business.

April 16, 2011

John Chae, MD presents results of SPR-sponsored clinical study on post-stroke shoulder pain at the Association for Academic Physiatrists (AAP) Annual Meeting in Phoenix

April 11, 2011

SPR Therapeutics and its plans to commercialize the Smartpatch System featured in MedCity News article

February 9, 2011

SPR Therapeutics awarded $100,000 from the Lorain County Community College Foundation Innovation Fund

December 4, 2010
John Chae, MD presents results of SPR-sponsored clinical study on post-stroke shoulder pain at 14th Annual North American Neuromodulation Society (NANS) Meeting in Las Vegas

August 2, 2010
Phase I SBIR awarded to fund study on post-stroke shoulder pain

June 17, 2010

IDE Approved Feasibility Clinical Study on Electrical Stimulation for the Treatment of Post-Amputation Pain Initiated and Actively Enrolling Subjects

May 17, 2010
Phase II SBIR awarded to fund and advance the development of our Smartpatch PNS System

March 25, 2010
IDE Approved Pilot Commercialization Clinical Study on Implantable Electrical Stimulation for the Treatment of Post-Stroke Shoulder Pain Initiated and Actively Enrolling Subjects

September 4, 2009

Phase I SBIR awarded to fund study on post-amputation pain

July 15, 2009
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