CONFERENCE REGISTRATION

9th National Spinal Cord Injury Conference
"INNOVATIONS IN CARE"
November 16-18, 2021

Related themes may include but are not limited to:

  • Innovations in Care Delivery or Monitoring
  • Telemedicine and Virtual Care
  • Remote Monitoring and Wearable Technology
  • Preparing, Protecting and Supporting
  • Family Caregivers

*Meeting may be in person at the Beanfield Centre, Toronto, On, virtual or a hybrid meeting.  Details to follow.

AGM REGISTRATION

CSCI-RA ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
DECEMBER 10, 10-12 EST
ADVANCE NOTICE

Advance notice is given of the 1st Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the CSCI-RA. Our AGM has to take place before the end of December to meet our legal obligations. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic restrictions on gatherings, as well as consideration for the health and safety of our members, we will hold the AGM virtually.

Members are asked to consider the following:

  • Financial statements of the Association
  • Updates on activities of the Association
  • Introduction of Board Directors for the coming year

All relevant documents will be posted to the CSCI-RA website leading up to the AGM.

  • Agenda
  • Financial Statements
  • Slate of Directors

We will offer a section 1 accredited activity in conjunction with the AGM.  Look for details in the coming weeks regarding topics and speakers

SUBMIT POSTER / WORKSHOP HERE
ABSTRACTS & WORKSHOP DATES & DEADLINES

  • Opening of Abstract & Workshop Submission Site: December 10, 2020
  • Submission Deadline for Workshops: 17:00 EST February 15, 2021.
  • Submission Deadline for Posters: 17:00 EST February 15, 2021.
  • Completion of Abstract Judging: March 15, 2021
  • Planning Committee Review of Abstract Award Winners: March 2, 2021
  • Invites to Award Winners for Paper Submission: March 6, 2021
  • Submission of all Accepted & Workshop Abstracts to JSCM: May 31, 2021
SPONSORSHIP SUPPORT
SPONSORSHIP SUPPORT

JOIN / RENEW
CSCI-RA MEMBERSHIP RENEWAL NOTICE

CSCI-RA value of membership is intrinsic to achieving the mission, vision and goals and the society is committed to innovate and provide increased learning opportunities, services, and connections in the coming months and year ahead. We are planning for either a virtual or in person meeting next fall (2021).

The annual dues form the core of our organization’s financial support and are used to pay for our administration/secretariat, the annual scientific meeting, special edition journal in the JSCM and other educational activities, the CSCI-RA website, and the awards & contests.

We do count on and appreciate your support, every year, so that the we can maintain our vision, mission and goals.  Thank you for renewing your support to the CSCI-RA; The national leader in setting the standard of care in SCI to improve the lives of Canadians.

If you do not intend to renew, we would welcome your feedback so that we can find ways to improve our offerings and perhaps have you back!

JOIN / RENEW
Join CSCI-RA

Enroll to the membership category that is most appropriate to your current employment.  For example, if you are a PT with a PhD and working in a clinical environment, you would register as an Associate.  If you are working as a PT with a PhD as a scientist, you should register as a Member.  This would also be true if you have a PhD working with an NGO, you would register at the NGO rate.  Contact sci@eventsmgt.com if you require assistance selecting your appropriate category.

Member (MD, DO, MD-PhD, PhD, Psych)

$200

Associates (Nursing, PT, OT, SLP, SW, RT )

$150

Affiliates (NGO, Consumer, Patient, Trainee/Student, PSW, Attendant, Administrator, Rehab Program Leaders)

$50

Sustaining: Includes one (1) complimentary annual membership and  one (1) complimentary meeting registration (Includes pre-course), automatic renewals. (Additional savings of $50) – Available on conference years (2019, 2021, 2023 etc…)

$750

Clinic/Institutional: Includes (3) three Member, (3) three Associate, (3) three meeting registrations, four ads/announcements in the e-bulletins a year, institution banner on our website, ad in the meeting program, job web postings. – Available on conference years (2019, 2021, 2023 etc…)

$4000

Vision

The national leader in setting the standard of care in Spinal Cord Injury and Rehabilitation to improve the lives of Canadians.

 

 

 

 

 

Mission & Purpose

  • Enhancing the recovery, health and quality of life of all people living with spinal cord injury/disease/disorder (SCI/D), including veterans, and providing support, information and education to patients, families, care providers and regulated health professionals;
  • Focusing on how SCI rehabilitation care is designed, interpreted, delivered and evaluated using biological and clinical evidence to shape clinical practice;
  • Sharing information for the mutual benefit of the members;
  • Advancing public policies that lead to greater rights and independence for people with spinal cord injury/disease/disorder (SCI/D);
  • Delivering educational content regarding how veterans have informed SCI care in the last 150 years and highlighting the unique needs, and challenges, of individuals injured in combat;
  • Raising public awareness on the often-overlooked disability issues that affect our community;