cover of the spring 2019 issue of UofL Magazine featuring patient Jeff Marquis in a wheelchair

After significant therapy at UofL, Jeff Marquis and Kelly Thomas took their first steps after suffering traumatic spinal cord injuries, making history and bringing hope to paralyzed patients everywhere.

Learn how they are walking away from impossible in the Spring 2019 edition of UofL Magazine, and read more about UofL’s efforts in innovation and student excellence. 


Erica Walsh
Erica Walsh is the senior marketing manager in the Office of Communications and Marketing where she manages the UofL Magazine and the President’s Report and contributes to the university’s branding and advertising efforts. Walsh joined UofL in 2014 after previously serving as the public relations specialist at Indiana University Southeast for seven years. Prior to her career in higher education communications, she was a reporter at The News-Enterprise in Elizabethtown, Ky.