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Spring/Summer Edition of NeuroMatters is published

July 25, 2018 | Posted in NeuroMatters

Topics in this edition of NeuroMatters include the 20th Anniversary announcement, an overview of revised ONF concussion guideline, news about developments hereto the strengthened partnership between ONF and the Ontario Brain Injury Association (OBIA), an update on the Care Pathways plan and highlights from the Fall Prevention all-ages toolkit. Click for more...

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New toolkit for Fall Prevention Month

July 03, 2018 | Posted in Announcements, Prevention

Fall Prevention Month (FPM) is still a few months away; but our Prevention team and collaborators have been busy building toolkits and resources to ensure an impactful campaign for the fourth annual FPM. Throughout the month of November organizations and individuals are encouraged to join together in coordinating fall prevention initiatives to lower the rate of falls across the lifespan. 

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Job Posting: Post-Doctoral Fellow

June 26, 2018 | Posted in Announcements

This post-doctoral fellowship will support the work of both the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) and the Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation (ONF). ONF is the largest provincial funder of research, guideline development and implementation in the area of acquired brain injury (ABI).

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3rd Edition - Guidelines for Concussion /mTBI and Persistent Symptoms

June 12, 2018 | Posted in Announcements, ABI

The Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation (ONF) has released the 3rd Edition of the Guidelines for Concussion /mTBI and Persistent Symptoms for adults. The new interactive guidelines hosted on the Brain Injury Guidelines website features a fully searchable platform with upgraded evidence from the 2nd Edition. 

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Job Posting: Post Doctoral Fellowship

May 29, 2018 | Posted in Announcements

The Rick and Amanda Hansen Fellowship, in partnership with the Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation (ONF) and the Rick Hansen Institute (RHI), will be awarded to a postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Medicine, at the University of Toronto, who has an interest and focus in spinal cord injury research.

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ONF supports five new mobility clinics across Ontario

May 24, 2018 | Posted in Announcements

In partnership with the Centre for Family Medicine in Waterloo, the Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation (ONF) with partners from the Rick Hansen Institute (RHI) will support the opening of five new mobility clinics across Ontario.  The $700,000 grant from the ONF will help to provide primary care for persons with physical disabilities including spinal cord injury (SCI). 

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