Pre-Conference Workshops

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8:30 - 12:00

13:00 - 16:30

Workshop #1

Room #303

Restoring voluntary grasping function in incomplete cervical spinal cord injury patients using functional electrical stimulation. 

Cost $15

Speakers: Dr. Milos R Popovic, Molly Verrier, Naaz Kapadia Desai 

Workshop #2

Room #303

Functional Electrical Stimulation (FES) and Non-Invasive Electrical Brain Stimulation (ESB): On the Road to Personalized Intervention in Neuro-Rehabilitation.

Cost $15  

Speaker: Dr. Gad Alon     

Workshop  #3

Room #301

State-of-the-art Closed-loop Controllers for Functional Electrical Stimulation

Cost $25 

Speakers: Dr. Cheryl Lynch, Dr. Warren Dixon, Dr. Nitin Sharma, Dr. Abbas Erfanian

Workshop #6

Room #302

FES of denervated muscles – a novel therapeutic option after peripheral nerve lesion

Cost: Free

Sponsored by: Alberta Paraplegic Foundation

Speakers: Winfried Mayr, Ph.D., Peter Biowski, M.D.