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July 19, 2013 | 1:00 pm | Blusson Spinal Cord Centre Lecture Hall

A presentation by guest speaker Cory Silverberg will be held on Friday, July 19th. The presentation is titled Sexual Support, Sexual Lives: Lessons from the Sexuality and Access Project. Cory Silverberg is a sexuality educator, author and trainer. This free multi-media Read More…

November 2, 2013 | 7:00 pm | Blusson Spinal Cord Centre Atrium

Join your friends and colleagues at Spinal Chord on Saturday, November 2nd. Spinal Chord is a gala evening in support of ICORD and the Vancouver Cantata Singers. Continue reading

November 19, 2013 | 12:00 pm | Blusson Spinal Cord Centre

Join the researchers, clinicians and staff who work in the Blusson Spinal Cord Centre, along with community partners and special guests, for an open house to celebrate the BSCC’s fifth anniversary. Enjoy a free lunch while you learn about the Read More…

November 27, 2013 | 8:30 am | Blusson Spinal Cord Centre Lecture Hall (818 W 10th Ave, Vancouver, BC)

Click here to complete a registration form or here to register via EventBrite Registration for half-day program has been extended to Tuesday, November 17th, 2013! Call for Abstracts NOW OPEN Following the success of the 2011 International Autonomic Symposium, the lab Read More…

January 9, 2014 | 12:00 pm | Blusson Spinal Cord Centre Lecture Hall

Everyone is welcome at this free talk. Bring your lunch; coffee & cookies will be provided. Presented by Melissa Pullia, Clinical Manager for Ekso Bionics. Ms. Pullia is a graduate from Ithaca College with a Master’s Degree in Physical Therapy. Read More…

March 3, 2014 | 5:30 pm | Blusson Spinal Cord Centre atrium

We are pleased to announce that the first ever community research meeting will take place on March 3rd in the atrium of the Blusson Spinal Cord Centre. This is part of the Rick Hansen Institute’s Consumer Engagement Strategy, in partnership Read More…

March 4, 2014 | 3:00 pm | Blusson Spinal Cord Centre

This scientific meeting is not open to the public, as unpublished research will be presented. ICORD members can log in (below) for details about this event. A community component is planned for the evening of March 3rd. Please check back Read More…

April 8, 2014 | 5:30 pm | Blusson Spinal Cord Centre

Join Dr. Victoria Claydon and Dr. John Kramer (Shepherd Center, Atlanta) for a casual dinner and informal discussion about some of the lesser-known consequences of spinal cord injury. Moderated by Dr. Chris McBride, Executive Director, SCI-BC Dinner: 5:30 to 6:30 Read More…

October 4, 2014 | 7:00 pm | Blusson Spinal Cord Centre Atrium

Wheelchair ballroom dancing has become a world-wide sport. It’s included in the Asia Para Games 2014, is being considered for the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games, and is being practiced in 29 countries around the world with competitions happening regularly! On Read More…

October 21, 2014 | 12:00 pm | BSCC Lecture Hall

New ICORD Principal Investigators Drs. Chris West and John Kramer will give short presentations about their work. Pizza lunch will be provided. Everyone is welcome but space is limited to the first 70 people who arrive.