Archives: April 2018

ONF/RHI issue call for Letters of Intent

April 10, 2018 | Posted in Announcements

Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation in partnership with Rick Hansen Institute has announced new funding opportunities in area of Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) research focused on the recommendations from three summits: urohealth, neuropathic pain and pressure ulcers.

The summit recommendations are in the 2017 Winter edition of NeuroMatters, the Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation newsletter. 

The applications must be submitted by July 1, 2018.

The guidelines for submitting a Letter of Intent are available here.

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Ontario budget allocates $6-million to support new post-collision Neurotrauma Care Pathways

April 03, 2018 | Posted in New Activities, Events

With a $6-million commitment, the 2018 Ontario budget promises improved care for persons with sustained brain or spinal cord injuries resulting from a motor vehicle collision.

The Ontario government has allocated the funds to the Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation (ONF) and Spinal Cord Injury Ontario (SCI Ontario) to develop care pathways to better the health services and systems of care for those who experience spinal cord or traumatic brain injury following a collision.

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