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Publications & Media

Stay up-to-date on our activities, including newsletters, press releases, media coverage and stories and videos about people with SCI and the clinicians and researchers working to make a difference. 

Peruse this section to get the latest news, read people profiles and find information about our projects and collaborations with organizations across Canada.

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News & Stories

News, personal profiles, impact stories, research updates and more

Media Releases

Current and archived releases from 2011 to present

Annual Reports

Read our progress for the current fiscal year and check out past reports

Scientific Papers & Presentations

Check out our latest published research, select reports and presentations

Fact Sheets

Download information about the Rick Hansen Institute and our initiatives

Videos

View researcher profiles, stories and clinical how-to videos on our Youtube channel 

 

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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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FEATURE STORIES

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Just released! Praxis Action Plan

The Action Plan was developed as a direct result of stakeholders' interest and commitment to further unify the SCI community as we work towards our collective goal of moving research into action and providing concrete solutions for people living with SCI. More >

 

 

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Rick Hansen Institute pledges support to prevent spinal cord injuries in hockey

RHI and Parachute's partnership supports the prevention of spinal cord injury and increased safety in hockey, especially amongst youth. The Institute, a leader in spinal cord injury research and innovation, has pledged financial support to Parachute for the Canadian Ice Hockey Spinal Injury Registry, an existing registry of spine and spinal cord injuries sustained in hockey games. More >

  

RHI ONF UT AnnouncementRick Hansen Institute and Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation announce Fellowship at the University of Toronto Department of Physical Therapy

Postdoctoral fellowship established in honour of Rick and Amanda Hansen's contributions to spinal cord injury research and care. More >

OUR  PROGRAMS

Cure

 

Cure

Generating knowledge and establishing treatments that will lead to cures for paralysis after SCI

Care

 

Care

Establishing best practices to optimize and standardize care

Commercialization

 

Commercialization

Facilitating increased investment in innovative technologies

Consumer

 

Consumer

Engaging people with SCI, improving awareness and enhancing opportunities