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November 1, 2014 | 7:00 pm | Blusson Spinal Cord Centre

Save the date! The sixth annual Spinal Chord Gala, co-hosted by ICORD and the Vancouver Cantata Singers, is coming on Saturday, November 1st. See the event web site for details or follow us on Facebook.

January 24, 2015 | 1:00 pm | Blusson Spinal Cord Centre atrium

ICORD is hosting a free wheelchair ballroom dance workshop to introduce you to some dance basics. Everyone welcome (so bring an able-bodied partner if you like). This workshop will be taught by Alisa Popok. Sign up by e-mail or in Read More…

March 2, 2015 | 6:30 pm | GF Strong Rehabilitation Centre Client Dining Room, 4255 Laurel Street

Join ICORD researchers for a casual dinner and informal discussion about SCI-related research going on around the world. Topics will include epidural stimulation (Kentucky) and olfactory bulb cell transplantation (Poland). There will be lots of time to ask leading SCI Read More…

March 3, 2015 | 4:00 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This scientific meeting is not open to the public, as unpublished research will be presented.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.

April 9, 2015 | 11:30 am | Blusson Spinal Cord Centre Atrium

As part of their medical undergraduate program, UBC students Kat Liu and Allan Jone are completing a directed studies project under the supervision of ICORD researchers Drs. Bonita Sawatzky and Ben Mortenson. Their project involved looking at the importance of Read More…

April 14, 2015 | 12:00 pm | Blusson Spinal Cord Centre lecture hall

Presented by ICORD Trainee and Paralympian Peggy Assinck on behalf of the Canadian Paralympic Committee. Pizza lunch provided*. No charge • Everyone welcome. *Due to space and budget limitations, lunch will be provided for the first 70 people to arrive.

May 19, 2015 | 8:00 am | Blusson Spinal Cord Centre

Following the success of the 1st and 2nd symposium in 2011 and 2013, Dr. Andrei Krassioukov is organizing the 3rd International Autonomic Symposium to be held on May 19, 2015 in Vancouver. The Symposium will focus on the poorly understood Read More…

December 7, 2015 | 12:00 pm | Blusson Spinal Cord Centre Atrium

A benefit for Immigrant Services Society of BC to support incoming Syrian refugees. At noon on Monday December 7, come and enjoy some beautiful music in a beautiful space. Talented musician and ICORD volunteer Adel Othman will perform several pieces Read More…

March 7, 2016 | 6:00 pm | Blusson Spinal Cord Centre

Join ICORD researchers & special guests for a casual dinner and informal discussion about current research into the use of exoskeletons for SCI rehabilitation. Monday 7 March at the Blusson Spinal Cord Centre Dinner & displays: 6:00 Talks & discussion: Read More…

October 22, 2016 | 6:45 pm | Blusson Spinal Cord Centre

Spinal Chord is a gala evening in support of ICORD and the Vancouver Cantata Singers. This is your chance to get all dressed up, hear an award-winning choir in the spectacular atrium of the Blusson Spinal Cord Centre, enjoy fabulous Read More…