Training Opportunities

Students are the lifeblood of research at our centre.
See what graduate studies in spinal cord research can offer.


The SCRC is funded by a number of granting agencies
such as CIHR, MHRC, NSERC, MPF and Will-to-Win.
See why these organizations value our research.

Research Objectives

The SCRC's integrated research and training strategy comprises three overlapping thrusts: (1) Mechanistic Research, (2) Translational Research and (3) Neuroprotection, Repair, Regeneration & Cell Based Therapies.

Seminar Series

The SCRC hosts or participates in several seminar series,
as well as two neuroscience-related journal clubs.
These all provide great training opportunities.

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Welcome to the Spinal Cord Research Centre

We are located in the Department of Physiology and Pathophysiology at the University of Manitoba

Bannatyne campus, next to the Health Sciences Centre in downtown Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.


Dr. Jeremy Chopek joins UM Dept. of Physiology & Pathophysiology and SCRC

Dr. Jeremy Chopek has signed his acceptance letter and is expected to join the Department of Physiology & Pathophysiology on September 1, 2018. Dr. Chopek is the latest recruit to the Division of Neuroscience and Spinal Cord Injury.

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Will-to-Win Dedication Ceremony Photos from May 16, 2018

Honoring 34 years of Will-to-Win Classic golf tournament donor support
for spinal cord injury research at the Spinal Cord Research Centre

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SCRC Annual Report for 2018

Highlights of 2018 include the Will-to-Win dedication ceremony, the recruitment of a new principal investigator, significant advances in the development of our translational research mandate, and many accomplishments by our investigators and trainees. See what we've worked on, and what's to come.

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