Category Archives: research

Participants needed—doctors & nurses with a disability

The UBC Inclusive Campus team is currently recruiting participants for a CIHR (Canadian Institutes of Health Research) funded project that examines barriers and facilitators for students and clinicians with disabilities in healthcare professional programs and practice settings. In particular, we are … Continue reading

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Have you had a spinal cord injury?

At the GF Strong Research Centre Dr. Ben Mortenson and his research team are conducting a study comparing differences in mobility and social participation among those ageing with spinal cord injuries (SCI) and those who sustained a SCI later in … Continue reading

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Participate in Studies on Mobility Scooter Use and Spinal Cord Injuries

Do you use a mobility scooter?At the GF Strong Research Centre Dr. Ben Mortenson and his research team are conducting a study on the reliability of several new measures and tools related to scooter use. This study involves answering questions … Continue reading

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Research Project: “Service Restructuring, Employment Outcomes and Opportunities for People with Disabilities in Today’s Labour Market”

The University of British Columbia’s Centre for Inclusion and Citizenship is conducting research on employment services and supports for people with disabilities in BC. People with disabilities who have experience with employment programs in BC, employment support providers, and individuals … Continue reading

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Participants needed for a research project with the Canadian Centre for Elder Law

BCCPD has received the following notice: Opportunity to Participate Are you interested in sharing your story about supported decision-making? The Canadian Centre for Elder Law is conducting research into supported decision-making. We believe that people who use representation agreements in … Continue reading

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Fourth International Conference on Families with Parental Mental Health Challenges: Addressing the Needs of the Whole Family

Fourth International Conference on Families with Parental Mental Health Challenges: Addressing the Needs of the Whole Family April 25 – April 27, 2014 Ed Roberts Campus, Berkeley, California Conference Description: This conference will bring researchers, educators, policy-makers, and providers from … Continue reading

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