Sam Maddox is certainly no stranger to New Mobility, having conceived of and founded the magazine in 1989, after publishing the book Spinal Network, followed by Quest for Cure (1992), the first history of spinal cord injury research. He moved on to become Knowledge Manager for the Reeve Foundation and authored the Reeve Paralysis Resource Guide and is currently the Foundation’s biomedical research writer. These days he is working on yet another book, SCI: The First 90 Days. He is a graduate of the University of Colorado, where he taught in the School of Journalism. He lives in Los Angeles.