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The Neurotrauma Research Program and the Australian Spinal Cord Injury Network would like to thank everyone who attended the 2015 Perth Research Showcase at the Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research, on the 24th of November.  Read more

We are excited to announce that a dear member of the Network, Kevin Hortle, has made a donation that will push the boundaries of spinal cord injury research. Read more

We are all too familiar with so many spinal cord injury stories, however we are not so familiar with ones of recovery.
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The Network would like to thank more than 80 people who registered and everyone who braved the terrible weather conditions to make it to our Research Showcase. A special thank you to our guest speakers, and to the Hon. Jillian Skinner, MP for their attendance and support. Read more

Sydney is set to join an international multi-centre clinical trial using a neuroprotective drug known as riluzole. Read more

This media release was provided to the Spinal Cord Injury Network by the SpineCare Foundation. Read more

The National Trauma Research Institute (NTRI) in Melbourne has released an overview that highlights three key forums on brain and spinal cord injury, conducted in January to July 2014.  Read more

The Network is pleased to announce the winners of the 2014 Travel Grants in Memory of Rosalind Nicholson are: Read more

This story was originally published on the Hunter Medical Research Institute website at www.hmri.com.au/2014/06/exercise-best-medicine-spinal-injury-recovery/ Read more

Thousands of Australians are injured at work every year; for many the injury is serious and changes their life forever. Two of Australia’s peak bodies for spinal cord injury, the Spinal Cord Injury Network and the Spinal Research Institute, have joined forces to launch an initiative called Pause for Safety, that they hope will dramatically reduce workplace accidents. Read more