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Praxis 2016: The model for change

On April 25-27 2016, RHI will host Praxis 2016, an international conference focused on identifying and overcoming barriers to translating research into improved outcomes for individuals with SCI (read a conference overview here). Praxis 2016 will not follow a traditional scientific conference format, but rather will embody RHI’s solutions-focused Praxis model which was developed to help overcome obstacles in SCI research.

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The Rick Hansen Institute is a Canadian-based not-for-profit organization that drives innovation in spinal cord injury research and care. We strive to improve the lives of people living with SCI in Canada and around the world.

 

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Are you a researcher or clinician working with children with SCI in Canada? We want to hear from you! RHI is conducting an e-scan of current research and knowledge gaps in pediatric SCI. More >

 

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A new spinal cord injury endowment fund has been set up at the Vancouver Foundation to support the Rick Hansen Institute's mission to advance research and implement best practices that will improve the quality of life for individuals who live with spinal cord injury. More >

 

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We are pleased to share an update on the RHI-Hebrew University of Jerusalem BioDesign Partnership that was announced last August. More >