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Share the News! Early-bird pricing for #ASR23 ends on Nov. 28. You don’t want to miss it!

Share the News and Help Us Advance Care for People Living With Stroke Registration is now open for the inaugural Advances in Stroke Recovery – Scientific Conference, taking place online from January 23 – 25, 2023. Discounted early bird pricing ends November 28, 2022. Share the News We ask you to promote the conference by sharing this news with members of your organizations and networks who may be interested in, or benefit from, attending. Our website contains promotional resources available for you to download and distribute. Highlights of the Conference and Target Audience Over the course of 3 days, this digital conference will bring together stroke recovery research…

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Take part in the Brag and Steal session at Advances in Stroke Recovery

Session Highlight: Brag and Steal Registration continues for the Advances in Stroke Recovery – Scientific Conference, taking place virtually from January 23 – 25, 2023. An exciting session at the conference is Brag and Steal, which will offer space for attendees to share successes (e.g. innovative stroke programs, tools, techniques, ideas) and encourage others to draw inspiration in order to improve practice, create efficiencies, advance research, and promote recovery. Each speaker will have the opportunity to pitch their innovation to the global stroke community in 3-5 minutes with the aid of 5 slides maximum. Each talk will be followed by 5 minutes of Q & A.…

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Download and share the Advances in Stroke Recovery brochure with your colleagues

This is the must-attend meeting in stroke recovery. A three-day virtual global meeting place to share the latest research and practice in stroke recovery and to find out what the future holds. Please share the link for our poster with everyone working in the field! This meeting will provide frontline clinicians and researchers around the world with the latest approaches to optimize stroke outcomes from rehabilitation. Stroke Recovery_Flyer_FINAL_v

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Health Centres:

  • GF Strong Rehabilitation Centre, Vancouver
  • Foothills Medical Centre, Calgary
  • Dr. Vernon Fanning Care Centre, Calgary
  • Alberta Health Services Community Accessible Rehabilitation, Calgary
  • Riverview Health Centre, Winnipeg
  • Parkwood Institute, St. Joseph’s Health Care, London
  • Unity Health (Providence Heathcare) Toronto
  • St. John’s Rehab, Toronto
  • Bruyére Research Institute, Ottawa
  • University of Ottawa Heart Institute
  • Jewish General Hospital, Montreal
  • Jewish Rehabilitation Hospital, Laval
  • LA Miller Centre, St. John’s, NL


  • University of Manitoba
  • University of Toronto
  • University Health Network, Toronto
  • McMaster University
  • Western University
  • Queen’s Unversity
  • McGill University
  • Université de Montréal
  • Université Laval
  • Dalhousie University

Research Institutes:

  • Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research
  • Lawson Health Research Institute
  • Applied Health Research Centre (Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute)
  • KITE Research Institute at Toronto Rehab
  • Drug Development and Innovation Centre, University of Alberta

Health authorities:

  • Vancouver Coastal Health Authority
  • Alberta Health Services
  • Shared Health Authority, MB
  • Nova Scotia Health Authority
  • Eastern Regional Health Authority

Non-profit funding partners:

  • Brain Canada
  • Quebec Rehabilitation Research Network (REPAR)
  • Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)
  • Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC)
  • Fonds de recherche du Quebec – Nature et technologies (FRQ-NT)
  • Quebec: Institut de valorisation des données (IVADO)

Industry partners:


  • International Stroke Recovery and Rehabilitation Alliance
  • March of Dimes Canada
  • The Aphasia Institute