More than 405,000 Canadians live with
long-term disability from stroke.
The number will double in 20 years.

Recent News

'Combination approach' to rehab therapy improves cognition for people with stroke

March 18, 2019
The first clinical trial testing a novel pairing of aerobic exercise and cognitive training showed that chronic stroke patients who received the combination approach made large gains in cognitive recovery.

Stroke Congress website chock-full of information

March 15, 2019
Abstract submission for the Canadian Stroke Congress, co-chaired by Drs Sean Dukelow and Frank Silver, opened on March 4 for what promises to be the biggest and best meeting yet. The Congress takes place in Ottawa during the peak of fall colours from Oct. 3 to 5 at the Shaw Centre.

2019 Update to AEROBICS guidelines now available

March 15, 2019

The 2019 Update to the AEROBICS guidelines for stroke recovery have now been posted on the Stroke Engine website.

Save the dates for the Canadian Stroke Congress

February 11, 2019
The Canadian Stroke Congress - Canada's biggest and best meeting focused on stroke - takes place in Ottawa from Oct. 3 to 5, 2019. The Call for Abstracts opens on March 4, 2019.

"The Canadian Partnership for Stroke Recovery's strength is in its people. We are fortunate in Canada to have a great wealth of people who are leading the way globally in stroke recovery research. This is why I am involved. Great things can be accomplished when we work together. This idea is even reflected in the name. The organization is truly a partnership."

Ada Tang, PhD, CPSR Knowledge Translation Advisory Committee, McMaster University

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