We Are Praxis Spinal Cord Institute

Praxis is a Canadian-based not-for-profit organization that leads global collaboration in spinal cord injury research, innovation and care. We accelerate the translation of discoveries and best practices into improved treatments for people with spinal cord injuries.


Latest News

Keep up-to-date with the latest news and updates from Praxis.

Read the Praxis annual report 2022

We are pleased to share the 2022 Praxis Annual Report with you, which focuses on collaboration and how it drives impact. The…
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BC Interior SCI Summit 2023

Our first SCI Health Summit brought together SCI clinicians, people with lived experience of SCI (PLEX), and other SCI community stakeholders to…
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A look at Spinal Cord Injury in Canada in 2021

Published in 2023, The RHSCIR network report is a detailed look at clinical and demographic data collected from 682 tSCI and 466…
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Praxis 2023 Year-in-Review

For us at Praxis Spinal Cord Institute, impact only happens when we improve the quality of health for people living with spinal…
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Standing and Walking Assessment Tool (SWAT)Information at practitioner fingertips for best practices in care

Improved patient outcomes are being delivered by the Standing and Walking Assessment Tool (SWAT), which helps health practitioners target therapies to help…
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Key Initiatives + Resources


National SCI Registry: RHSCIR

Our Impact

At Praxis, we are driven by our vision of a world without paralysis after SCI. Since 2009, we have worked to make exceptional improvements in the health of people with SCI.


Co-Creating a National SCI Care Strategy

How Would You Like To Change The World?

Imagine improving the lives of millions of people around the world who live with a spinal cord injury.

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Imagine a world without paralysis after spinal cord injury.