. Louisville-based Kosair Charities is providing $7.3 million to support the work of University of Louisville researcher Dr. Andrea Behrman, who is exploring how to help children regain the use of limbs paralyzed as the result of spinal cord injuries and other causes.
The donation was announced in a news release today. U of L also announced it is providing $2.7 million to the research, proceeds from a previous gift from the late Owsley Frazier, a former U of L board chairman, bringing the total to $10 million.