New Release:Final Report for Best Practices in the Prevention of Mid-Life Falls in Everyday Action
The report is intended to present evidence-informed case studies of interventions on falls prevention in everyday activities for mid-life adults, deemed an understudied and neglected area in public health.
New Release:Guidelines for Diagnosing and Managing Pediatric Concussion
The Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation is proud to release the Guidelines for Diagnosing and Managing Pediatric Concussion.
These guidelines are intended to provide health care practitioners, schools, community organizations/centers, parents and caregivers, tools for improved management of concussion in children/adolescents
Ministry of Research and Innovation Funding Announcement
On April 1, 2014 the Ministry of Research and Innovation announced an investment of $15 million in the Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation (ONF) and the Rick Hansen Foundation (RHF). The province of Ontario is investing $6 million in RHF and $9 million in ONF over a period of three years to help researchers move innovative new discoveries from the lab to the clinic sooner.
The Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation invites web design firms and communication platform suppliers to submit proposals to address the communication and knowledge exchange needs of the Ontario Falls Prevention Community of Practice. Click Read More to see the full Request for Proposal.
As a member of Neurological Health Charities Canada (NHCC) we are excited to share TheNational Population Health Study of Neurological Conditions by the Public Health Agency of Canada in partnership with NHCC.