Research is an integral component of Spaulding's work. Our PM&R faculty members maintain a vigorous research agenda at the hospital, and collaborate with colleagues at other teaching hospitals and universities.
Spaulding’s highly regarded programs in medical education are a primary factor in Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital being ranked among the top ten rehabilitation hospitals in the United States for more than a decade, currently seated at #6.
Founded in 1971 as the Massachusetts Rehabilitation Hospital, Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital is one of the largest rehabilitation facilities in the U.S., providing comprehensive rehabilitation treatment.
Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital is the only rehabilitation hospital in New England continuously ranked since 1995 by U.S. News and World Report in its Best Hospitals survey.
Spaulding is once again a top 6 hospital in the US News and World Reports Best Hospitals. Learn More
The Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) at Harvard Medical School is dedicated to the advancement of rehabilitation in clinical settings and research laboratories. Faculty members include nationally and internationally recognized physicians and scientists, who use evidence-based medicine, technology and innovation to improve function, clinical outcomes and quality of life for all patients.