February 16, 2015
National Institutes of Health Awards SPR Therapeutics $1.45 Million Grant To Develop a Peripheral Nerve Stimulation System for Amputee Pain
May 22, 2014
SPR Therapeutics Receives Red Herring Top 100 Award
December 6, 2013
Using Ultrasound to Guide Percutaneous Peripheral Nerve Stimulator Implants; Presented by Marc Huntoon, MD at the 17 Annual Meeting of the North American Neuromodulation Society, Las Vegas, Nevada.
November 24, 2013
A Unique Lead Designed For PNS Enables Percutaneous, Ultrasound-Guided Insertion To Provide Pain Relief With Stimulation Of Major Nerve Trunks. Poster presented by Leonardo Kapural, MD, PhD at the ASRA Annual Pain Medicine Meeting, Phoenix Arizona.
August 25, 2013
Percutaneous Peripheral Nerve Stimulation (PNS) for Relief of Phantom and Residual Limb Pain. Presented by Josh Boggs, PhD at the 20th Annual Napa Pain Conference, 2013.
August 23, 2013
Napa Pain Conference—Percutaneous PNS: A New Arrow in the Quiver for Pain Specialists; Dr’s Hunter Peckham, John Chae and Leo Kapural present SPR ’s design, mechanisms and clinical results.
June 12, 2013
Intramuscular Peripheral Nerve Stimulation Compared to Usual Care for Hemiplegic Shoulder Pain: A Randomized Controlled Trial; Presented by Richard Wilson, MD at The 11th World Congress of the International Neuromodulation Society, Berlin, Germany.
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
November 1, 2011
Maria Bennett featured in JumpStart’s Annual Community Report
October 14, 2011
World’s First Implantation of SPR System for Chronic Pain
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
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
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
September 4, 2009
Phase I SBIR awarded to fund study on post-amputation pain
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