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.


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Vanessa Noonan, Praxis Director of Research and Best Practice Implementation

Dr. Vanessa Noonan, Praxis Director of Research & Best Practice Implementation, part of research team leading $24 million project to treat spinal cord injury

Praxis is very happy to share that Dr. Vanessa Noonan, Director of Research & Best Practice Implementation, is part of the Mend…
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2021 Year In Review

Together with our partners in the spinal cord injury community, Praxis accomplished many of our goals in 2021 to improve quality of…
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2021 year end message from Praxis CEO

A Holiday Message from Our CEO

As we say goodbye to 2021, here are a few highlights from the Institute over the past year.
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The Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine Special Supplement

Read about the latest innovations in spinal cord injury care in Canada in this special supplement published in the Journal of Spinal…
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Praxis Fireside Chat on Indigenous Disability Awareness Month #IDAM2021

Thank you to everyone who joined us for the International Disability Awareness Month on Nov 23, 2021. A special thanks to our…
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Key Initiatives + Resources

National SCI Registry

Learn more about the largest database tracking the experiences of Canadians with SCI.

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.