Martin E. Reed

Peer Support Volunteer

Age: 47

Disability: Spinal cord injury at C-7 incomplete

Age of onset: 44

Ethnicity: Irish-American

Work experience (postinjury): I have not begun working since my injury

Education: Bachelor’s degree in accounting, graduate degree and juris doctorate; University of San Diego and San Diego State University

Primary language: English

Languages spoken: English

Life goals: I would like to pursue a legal career in either a sole practice or as part of a firm or service organization. 

Hobbies: Chess

Interests: Outdoors, travel, my adult children

Anything you would like to share about yourself that might be helpful to someone newly injured?
I live in San Diego.

For More Information
To learn more about the Sharp Rehabilitation Peer Support Advisor Program, please call 858-939-6709 or send us an email. To contact Martin Reed, be sure to include Martin's name in your message.

To learn more about Sharp's rehabilitation services or to find a Sharp-affiliated physician who can refer you to a physical therapist, call 1-800-82-SHARP (1-800-827-4277), Monday through Friday, 8 am to 6 pm. To find general information about rehabilitation, visit Rehabilitation in Adult Health or read the Rehabilitation News archive.