JACKSONVILLE, Fla., April 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Soldier Ride, a program of Wounded Warrior Project (WWP) that provides key rehabilitation opportunities for wounded members of the armed services and raises public awareness for those severely injured during military service, proudly welcomes Boston Scientific as a national supporter.
"Boston Scientific's contribution will provide assistance to our nation's wounded warriors as they put their broken bodies and lives back together," said Woody Groton, Soldier Ride National Tour Director.
Boston Scientific will provide special dinner events throughout various 2009 Soldier Ride segments, which are designed to bring injured soldiers into communities for education and awareness-building visits. Additionally, the Company is collaborating with WWP for visits to Walter Reed Army Medical Center and the National Naval Medical Center.
"Boston Scientific Neuromodulation is proud to support the Wounded Warrior Project and its important work with injured soldiers," stated Michael Onuscheck, President of Boston Scientific's Neuromodulation business. "Our focus is on helping individuals with disabling chronic pain to regain their ability to live independently, and the need for such assistance among veterans is particularly acute."
For more information on upcoming Soldier Ride events, please visit www.woundedwarriorproject.org.
About Wounded Warrior Project
Wounded Warrior Project (WWP) is a non-profit organization aimed at assisting those men and women of the United States armed forces who have been severely injured during the war on terrorism in Iraq, Afghanistan and other hot spots around the world. Beginning at the bedside of the severely wounded, WWP provides programs and services designated to ease the burdens of these heroes and their families, aid in the recovery process and smooth the transition back to civilian life. For more information, please call (904) 296-7350 or visit www.woundedwarriorproject.org.
About Boston Scientific
Boston Scientific is a worldwide developer, manufacturer and marketer of medical devices whose products are used in a broad range of interventional medical specialties. Boston Scientific Neuromodulation is an innovation leader in implantable pain management technology. For more information, please visit: www.bostonscientific.com.
|SOURCE Wounded Warrior Project|
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