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16 May 2014
For those member organisations within the EU, the elections for the European parliament will take place soon. This election has two innovative features: - the European Parliament shall elect the President of the European Commission and this is why every political party has its candidate; - the continent's economic crisis is closely linked with European policies, not only national policies. ...
As many as 500 000 people spinal cord injured each year, with survival rates worse in low-income and middle-income countries
2 December 2013
Every year between 250 000 and 500 000 people suffer a spinal cord injury, with road traffic crashes, falls and violence as the three leading causes. People with spinal cord injury are two to five times more likely to die prematurely. They also have lower rates of school enrollment and economic participation than people without such injuries. Spinal cord injury has costly consequences for the individual ...
Programme «Healthy Ageing: what can be done?»
15 October 2013
27 – 29 August 2014 in De Rijp, The Netherlands Programme «Healthy Ageing: what can be done?» In 2014 the annual ESCIF Congress will be organised in cooperation with the Dutch SCI Association. The congress is being held for the ninth time and for the second time in the Netherlands. The congress takes place from 27 - 29 August 2014 in Hotel De Rijper Eilanden in ...
11 October 2013
The first issue of Update: regenerative research has been sent to all ESCIF member organisations this week. As discussed at the Assembly of Delegates in June 2013, the idea behind the update (that we plan to circulate 4 – 5 times per year) is to promote understanding, interest and support among ESCIF members for the area of regenerative research. Please make sure that it ...
14 August 2013
As you may already have seen, the presentations from the congress have been uploaded. We are now able to present the results of the two workshops, led by Sara Rubinelli and Mirjam Brach, on the reactions to Paraforum - the new interactive website that is being developed by Swiss Paraplegic Research. Find here.
25 June 2013
ESCIF would like to their Swiss hosts for an extremely interesting programme, a beautiful venue and highly enjoyable social events. As an extra bonus – the weather in Nottwil was warm and sunny, in stark contrast to the heavy rain and flooding experienced in other parts of Europe. The theme of the Congress this year was Living with SCI: communication, information and learning and the ...
1 June 2013
Dear ESCIF friends and colleagues We will meet soon at the ESCIF Congress and Assembly of Delegates 2013 in Nottwil, Switzerland, on 5 June! All material for the Assembly of Delegates to be held during the Congress is now available on the congress website .
6 May 2013
Winnifred de Moes is not only Vice-President of ESCIF but since 26 April she is also a Knight of the Order of Oranje Nassau! She was granted this highly-esteemed Dutch royal honour because of her many years of voluntary work in The Netherlands. After Winnifred had resigned as a board member and President of the Dutch SCI Association - her statutory term was over - at the end of 2012, the remaining ...
23 April 2013
This was the theme of the European Spinal Cord Injury Federation congress in Tuscany in 2012. The report is based on the findings of a study carried out by the Italian research institute INSTUD in preparation for the congress, on presentations made during the congress by ESCIF member organisations on the current situation in their countries, and on further information and discussions evoked during ...
1 February 2013
The 6th Coloplast symposium was held in Barcelona on 18 and 19 January 2013. The theme this year was Current topics on prevention of SCI and its complications. More than 450 invited guests attended the event, together with representatives from Coloplast, from all over Europe – and as far away as China. The international composition of the audience was matched by that of the faculty; speakers ...

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