ONF-HQO Quality Standard Advisory Committee Open Call

January 21, 2019 | Posted in Announcements, ABI

The Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation in collaboration with Health Quality Ontario are working together to produce a set of quality standards for concussion to address gaps in care and management of concussion across the province.

Join the Quality Standard Advisory Committee today!

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ONF celebrates International Day of Persons with Disabilities at Queen’s Park

December 03, 2018 | Posted in Announcements

Understanding the gaps in care for those living with neurotrauma injuries is key to the work we do at ONF. Today, on December 3 we were proud to celebrate International Day of Persons with Disabilities with March of Dimes Canada and Spinal Cord Injury Ontario.

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Congratulations to Dr. Cindy Gauthier, recipient of the Rick and Amanda Hansen Fellowship

November 27, 2018 | Posted in Announcements

Dr. Cindy Gauthier is the recipient of the Rick and Amanda Hansen Fellowship, in Partnership with the Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation and the Rick Hansen Institute. Her research will focus on the use of functional electrical stimulation to improve balance and hand/arm function in people with SCI. 

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ERABI User Needs Survey

September 25, 2018 | Posted in Announcements, ABI

The ONF-funded ERABI (Evidence-Based Review of Moderate To Severe Acquired Brain Injury) Project Team will be revising their website as is looking for feedback from its users.

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Loop anniversary and Loop Junior launch

September 13, 2018 | Posted in Announcements, Prevention

The Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation (ONF) celebrates the third anniversary of Loop  and the arrival of Loop Junior!

Embarking on its fourth year since launch in September 2015, Loop has been an instrumental resource for the Fall Prevention Community of Practice (CoP). The free digital and bilingual platform provides users with an interactive network and an array of services to strengthen fall prevention efforts. 

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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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