Dr Maynard is a semi-retired board-certified physiatrist with more than 35 years of experience in the evaluation of polio survivors. He founded one of the first Post-Polio Clinics at the University of Michigan Medical Center in 1983 and has written and lectured extensively about the late effects of polio. He has served on the Board of Post-Polio Health International for more than 25 years and has been involved with planning and speaking at all 11 of its international conferences. His current work has involved promoting Health and Wellness Retreats for aging polio survivors in the US and abroad.

The following video was produced by Post-Polio Health International, USA, in 2014. Post-Polio Health International has generously given Polio Australia permission to embed the video on this website.