News

Awards

2015

  • Andresa Marinho-Buzelli was awarded the Neural Engineering and Therapeutics Team Excellence Award, Toronto Rehab Institute.
  • Bojan Gavrilovic was awarded the Sleep Science Team Excellence Award, Toronto Rehab Institute.
  • K. Patel was awarded the Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering Undergraduate Summer Research Program Best Poster Award
  • Dr. R. Babona-Pilipos was awarded the Faculty of Medicine, Health Commercialization Award - 1st Place
  • S. Gabison was awarded the Faculty of Medicine, Health Commercialization Award – 2nd Place
  • K. Patel was awarded the 2015 Undergraduate Summer Research Program Elevator Talks – 2nd Place
  • Dr. Milos Popovic was awarded 2014 University Health Network’s Inventor of the Year Award
  • S. Mahallati was awarded the Top Six Poster Presentations Award at the 4th joint International Spinal Cord Society (ISCoS) and American Spinal Injury Association (ASIA) Meeting, Montreal, Canada
  • K. Patel was awarded The Sunnybrook Research Prize Competition – 1st Place
  • 2014

  • K. Patel was awarded The Undergraduate Poster Presentation Award – 1st Place
  • Dr. Milos Popovic was awarded the 2013 Business Award of Excellence - Technology and Innovation Award Winner
  • K. Patel was awarded The Summer Student Oral Presentation Award – 1st Place – In Biomechanical Group, Engineering Science, University of Toronto
  • K-L. Fok was awarded The Summer Student Poster Presentation Award – 1st Place – In Electrical, Bioelectrical and Computer Science Group, Engineering Science, University of Toronto
  • D. Chung was awarded the Runner up for the Summer Student Poster Presentation Award, Health Sciences, McMaster University, Hamilton
  • 2013

  • K. Patel was awarded the Distinciton - Rank 1st in the Division of Engineering Science, University of Toronto, for the first term of the 2013/14 academic year.
  • K. Patel was awarded Student Presentation Award - 1st Place by the Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering Undergraduate Summer Research Program, University of Toronto
  • January 2013 - Dr. Milos Popovic was awarded the Morris (Mickey) Milner Award for outstanding contributions in the area of Assistive Technologies, The Health Technology Exchange, Toronto, Canada
  • 2012

  • November 2012 – T. Yoshida was awarded Neural Engineering and Therapeutics Team Excellence Award, Toronto Rehab, Toronto.
  • October 2012 - L. Giangregorio was awarded Best Paper Award – Third Place at the 5th National Spinal Cord Injury Conference, Toronto.
  • October 2012 - C. Gauthier was awarded Best Student Paper Award – First Place, by the Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering, University of Toronto
  • October 2012 - T. Yoshida was awarded Best Paper Award 2011-2012 in the category “Neural, Sensory System and Rehabilitation Engineering” by the Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering, University of Toronto.
  • June 2012 - T. Yoshida was awarded Aftab Patla Research Innovation Award for student Poster in Clinical Science, at the 1st Joint World Congress of the International Society for Posture and Gait and Gait and Mental Function, Trondheim, Norway
  • April 2012 – Dr. Milos Popovic was awarded the TiEQuest Business Venture Competition: 1st Prize, Toronto, Ontario.
  • April 2012 – Dr. Milos Popovic was awarded the TiEQuest Business Venture Competition: Best Intellectual Property Award, Toronto, Ontario
  • 2011

  • November 2011 - S. Kalsi-Ryan was awarded Best Poster Award at the 10th Annual Charles Tator-Barbara Turnbull Lectureship on Spinal Cord Injury, Toronto.
  • November 2011 – C. Lynch was awarded Neural Engineering and Therapeutics Team Excellence Award, Toronto Rehab, Toronto.
  • October 2011 - B. Bobona-Pilipos was awarded Best Paper Award 2010-2011 in the category “Biomaterials, Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine” by the Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering, University of Toronto
  • June 2011 – V. Grigorovsky was awarded the Finalist of the Centennial Thesis Award, Engineering Sciences, University of Toronto.
  • June 2011 - J. Zariffa was awarded Winner of the Gordon Hiebert Prize for Best Postdoctoral Fellow Poster, at ICORD Annual Research Meeting, Vancouver.
  • 2011 – Dr Milos Popovic was awarded Elected Fellow, for the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering, Washington, USA
  • 2010

  • Nov 2010 – Dimitry Sayenko was awarded the Best Poster Award at the 9th Annual Charles Tator-Barbara Turnbull Lectureship on Spinal Cord Injury in Toronto, Canada.v
  • Oct 2010 – Albert Vette was awarded the Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering Best Paper Award 2009-2010 in the category “Neural, Sensory System and Rehabilitation Engineering”
  • Oct 2010 – Albert Vette was awarded 3rd place for the Best Student Poster Award at the 4th National Spinal Cord Injury Conference in Niagara Falls, Canada.
  • Sept 2010 – Cheryl Lynch was awarded 3rd prize in the Lojze Vodovnik Student Paper Competition at the 2010 IFESS Conference in Vienna, Austria.
  • May 2010 – Robert Babona Pilipos was granted the Best “Lightning Round” Presentation award at the University of Toronto Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering’s annual Scientific Day.
  • 2009

  • Nov 2009 – Milad Alizadeh-Meghrazi was granted the Best Master’s Poster award at the Toronto Rehabilitation Insitute’s annual Research Day.
  • Oct 2009 – Albert Vette was granted the Best Paper Award 2008-2009 by the University of Toronto Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering.
  • Press Releases

    2016
    Apr. 28, 2016 University Health Network: “Spin-a-thon supports stroke care at Toronto Rehab” English
    Apr. 13, 2016 The Toronto Star: “A mind-reading system offers a potential breakthrough for catastrophic spinal injuries” English
    Mar. 28, 2016 CBC Metro Morning with Matt Galloway, Toronto 99.1FM: “Interview with Howard Rocket and Diana Pliura” English
    Mar. 15, 2016 MaRS Blog: “Mynd over Matter: How technology is helping paralyzed patients move again” English
    Jan. 14, 2016 The Newspaper: “The minds behind MyndMove: Combatting limb paralysis with U of T Professor Milos Popovic” English
    Jan. 2016 UHN 2015 Research Report: “UHN’s 2014 inventor of the year” English
    Jan.1, 2016 Windsor Star: “New therapy aids young stroke victim's recover” English
    2015
    Dec.21,2015 The Toronto Star: “Building a better brain, and other medical advances” English
    Dec.13,2015 Surrey Now: “Stricken by stroke, a Surrey teen ballerina is determined to dance again one day” English
    Dec. 3, 2015 TIFF.40: “Higher learning: Fixed - The science/fiction of human enhancement” English
    Dec. 3, 2015 blogTO: “TIFF higher learning presents: Fixed: The science/fiction of human enhancement” English
    Nov. 8, 2015 Windsor Star: “Physiotherapist uses new technology to help stroke victims” English
    Nov. 5, 2015 TVO - The Agenda with Steve Paikin: “Milos Popovic: Regaining movement, restoring dignity” English
    Oct. 26, 2015 The Toronto Star: “Rehab revolutionaries hope for healthy haul from fundraising campaign” English
    Winter 2015 Toronto Rehab Foundation Report to our Community 2015: “Dr. Milos Popovic: Rock Star Scientist – The 2014 UHN Inventor of the Year” English
    Aug. 31, 2015 Connected for Business: “ Harnessing the Power of the Mind - How healthcare company MyndTec is turning science into profits” English
    Aug. 4, 2015 Rick Hansen CEO’s Summer 2015 Update: “Commercialization Partner Spotlight: MyndTec” English
    Jul. 28, 2015 “Top 5 digital health giants you should be watching” English
    Jun. 8, 2015 HIT Consultant: “20 Promising Canadian Digital Health Companies to Watch” English
    Jun. 30, 2015 Medical Physics Web: “FES helps stroke patients move again” English
    June 2015 Royalrehabstudy: “Brenda Macalpine, Occupational Therapist, Stan Cassidy Centre For Rehabilitation, Fredericton” English
    June 2015 Toronto Rehab Foundation: “UHN Inventor of the Year” English
    June 2015 Unite 2 Fight Paralysis Blog: “Dr. Milos Popovic: Pioneering Developments for Paralysis” English
    Jun. 23, 2015 UofT Engineering News: “IBBME professor honoured with UHN Inventor of the Year Award” English
    Jun. 18, 2015 Toronto Rehab Foundation: “Toronto Rehab scientist awarded UHN inventor of the year award” English
    Jun. 13, 2015 UofT News: “Popovic brings hope to paralyzed patients” English
    Jun. 13, 2015 Zoomer Radio 740AM, Zoomer Report June 13th and 14th: “Functional electrical stimulation therapy” English
    May 26, 2015 Council of Academic Hospitals of Ontario Report: “A health research agenda for patients, people and prosperity” English
    May/June 2015 Engineering Dimensions: “ Paralysis treatment taps into the power of electricity” English
    May/June 2015 Engineering Dimensions: “Professor’s FES invention sparks student’s idea” English
    Apr. 21, 2015 Now Digital Network: “How MyndTec helped this man move his paralyzed arm two decades after a stroke” English
    Apr. 21, 2015 TecVibes: “How MyndTec helped this man move his paralyzed arm two decades after a stroke” English
    Apr. 7, 2015 MaRS EXCITE: “How MyndTec helped a man move his paralyzed arm two decades after a stroke” English
    Jan. 25, 2015 The Varcity: “ U of T student wins Sunnybrook research award” English
    2014
    Winter 2014 2014 UHN Research Report: “Medical Device” & “Toronto Rehab Foundation” English
    Winter 2014 The Spin: “Getting a better grip” English
    Winter 2014 Spinal Cord Injury Ontario: “The latest research on SCI ” English
    Winter 2014 Toronto Rehab Foundation Annual Report: “World-Class Rehabilitation Research” English
    Nov. 2, 2014 MediGrip: “Passive standing and whole body vibration do not result in enhanced muscle activity or cross-sectional area” English
    Oct. 30, 2014 U of T Engineering News: “Six ways U of T researchers are engineering your health: A little zap goes a long way: electrical stimulation therapy” English
    Oct. 3, 2014 “Life-changing therapy now available for stroke and spinal cord injury patients as MyndTec launches MyndMove™ ” English
    Summer 2014 UofT Magazine: “The danger sitting still” English
    Spring 2014 IBBME Web Page: “Graduate Tales: Spring 2014” English
    Apr. 1, 2014 The Star: “Neurotrauma research gets $15 million provincial boost” English
    Feb 10, 2014 Medicaxpress: “New wheelchair device to prevent pressure sores” English
    Feb 7, 2014 Faculty of Applied Sciences and Engineering, University of Toronto: “Solving the Sitting Dilemma” English
    Feb 7, 2014 Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto: “Solving the Sitting Dilemma” English
    Feb 7, 2014 IBBME, University of Toronto: “Solving the Sitting Dilemma” English
    2013
    Jun 21, 2013 Politwitter.ca: “Feds fund commercialization of medical device to help stroke victims” English
    Jun 21, 2013 Le Lazard: “Le gouvernement du Canada soutient l'innovation médicale à Mississauga” French
    Jun 21, 2013 Yahoo Finance: “Le gouvernement du Canada soutient l'innovation médicale à Mississauga” French
    Jun 21, 2013 Mississauga.com: “Feds fund commercialization of medical device to help stroke victims” English
    Jun 21, 2013 ActionPlan: “Government of Canada Supports Medical Innovation in Mississauga” English
    Jun 21, 2013 Richpoint Pharma: “Government of Canada Supports Medical Innovation in Mississauga” English
    Jun 21, 2013 VentureLab: “Government of Canada Supports Medical Innovation in Mississauga - MyndTec presented at the MedEge Summit 2013” English
    Jun 21, 2013 Market Wired: “Government of Canada Supports Medical Innovation in Mississauga” English
    May 20, 2013 Faculty of Applied Sciences and Engineering, University of Toronto: “Five engineers honoured at UofT’s Inventors of the Year” English
    May 20, 2013 Research and Innovation, University of Toronto: “Ten scientists honoured at UofT’s Inventors of the Year” English
    Apr 3, 2013 INBRIEF: “Collaboration of acute and rehab research gives spinal cord injury patients a better chance of independence” English
    Spring 2013 IBBME Annual Report 2011-2012: “Simple Systems” “Commercialization Partnership Advance" English
    2012
    Winter 2012 UHN Research Report: “Bringing research innovation to the market place” English
    Oct 30, 2012 UofT News: “Tomorrow's technology: Regenerative medicine” English
    Oct 2012 Ontario Centers of Excellence – Meet Our Companies: “Success Story: Simple Systems” English
    Fall 2012 The Health Professional: “Restoring voluntary function in severe neurological patients” English
    Fall 2012 NeuroMatters: “ONF-REPAR Team Funding Program” English
    July 2012 Greater Philadelphia Leadership Exchange – Toronto: “Pitch masters: How medical technology startup Simple Systems came out on top of this year's TiEQuest” English
    June 8, 2012 CTV News: “York student graduates after stroke” English
    May 29, 2012 YouTube - Rick Hansen Institute: “Functional Electrical Stimulation Therapy - Dr. Milos Popovic” English
    May 16, 2012 The Globe and Mail: “Paralysis patients move robot arms with their minds” English
    May 15, 2012 Toronto Star – Special Report on Innovation: “New paralysis treatment retrains the brain and muscle” English
    May 4, 2012 The Indian Express: “Simple Systems announced as TiEQuest Winner” English
    Apr 25, 2012 Yonge Street Media: “Pitch masters: How medical technology startup Simple Systems came out on top of this year's TiEQuest” English
    Winter 2012 Rick Hansen Institute – Solutions: “Research Projects Showcased” English
    March 29, 2012 Tele Quebec: “Une pilule, une petite granule” French
    March 8, 2012 BBN: “Sensimat - The Pitch” English
    Jan 23, 2012 Institute of Medical Science Magazine, University of Toronto: “Secondary complication in traumatic spinal cord injury and rehabilitation research” English
    Jan 2012 Readers Digest: “12 Medical Breakthroughs of the Year: Fighting Paralysis” English
    2011
    2011 ANNUM 2010-11: “Neuroprosthetic systems: Working to improve lives of injured patients” English
    Oct 11, 2011 The Globe and Mail: “Electronic stimulation shows promise for quadriplegics” English
    July 28, 2011 Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering, University of Toronto: “IBBME Profs awarded NSERC Discovery Grants and Discovery Accelerator Supplements” English
    July 28, 2011 University of Toronto eBulletin: “NSERC invests $42M in U of T research” English
    July 27, 2011 Marketwire: “Government of Canada supports research in Toronto and across Canada” English
    July 27, 2011 Benzinga Staff: “Government of Canada supports research in Toronto and across Canada” English
    May 2011 Canada’s Health Care Newspaper On-Line - Hospital News: “Toronto Rehab scientists use electrostimulation to train injured brains to do new tasks” English
    May 3, 2011 University of Toronto, Faculty of Applied Sciences and Engineering: “Toronto Rehab biomedical engineer uses electrostimulation to train injured brains to do new tasks” English
    Apr 17, 2011 AnaEss Communication Limited: “Benefits of electrical stimulation therapy” English
    Mar 29, 2011 Toronto Rehab News: “Retraining people with spinal cord injuries to stand and balance” English
    Mar 13, 2011 S Sympatico.ca NEWS: “Electrical jolts help spinal patients regain use of hands” English
    Mar 12, 2011 HighBeam Research: “First-of-its-kind study shows benefits of electrical stimulation therapy for people paralyzed by spinal cord injury” English
    Mar 9, 2011 Serious Injury Law: “FES treatment: Reduces disability in spinal cord injury” English
    Mar 8, 2011 Bulletins-electroniques.com: “Thérapie d'électrostimulation : une avancée pour les personnes paralysées suite à une blessure à la moelle épinière” French
    Feb 28, 2011 Credit Repair Forum: “Study shows benefits of electrical stimulation therapy for people paralyzed by spinal cord injury” English
    Feb 27, 2011 Alltutorials - Medical: “Benefits of electrical stimulation therapy for people paralyzed by spinal cord injury” English
    Feb 27, 2011 Medicalnewser.com: “Benefits of electrical stimulation therapy for people paralyzed by spinal cord injury” English
    Feb 23, 2011 RadarFarms: “Electrical stimulation to help those with spinal injury” English
    Feb 22, 2011 Supertechnews: “First-of-its-kind study shows benefits of electrical stimulation therapy for people paralyzed by spinal cord injury” English
    Feb 22, 2011 RightHealth: “First-of-its-kind study shows benefits of electrical stimulation therapy for people paralyzed by spinal cord injury” English
    Feb 22, 2011 Buy Trimoxtrimox Online: "Benefits of electrical stimulation therapy for people paralyzed by spinal cord injury” English
    Feb 22, 2011 naghidorel-naghidorel.blogspot.com: “Un grup de cercetatori din Canada a descoperit o cale prin care poate ajuta persoanele cu paralizie sa isi foloseasca membrele, folosind” Romanian
    Feb 22, 2011 Apropo.ro: “Terapia cu stimuli electrici ar putea ajuta persoanele paralizate sa miste din nou” Romanian
    Feb 22, 2011 Last news of America: “Paralyzed muscles respond well to electrical bursts” English
    Feb 21, 2011 Canadian Health Reference Guide: “News” English
    Feb 21, 2011 ThirdAge.com: “Paralyzed muscles respond well to electrical bursts” English
    Feb 21, 2011 Health Cosmo: “Benefits of electrical stimulation therapy for people paralyzed by spinal cord injury” English
    Feb 21, 2011 Medical News Today: “Benefits of electrical stimulation therapy for people paralyzed by spinal cord injury” English
    Feb 20, 2011 Medicalnewse.com: “Benefits of electrical stimulation therapy for people paralyzed by spinal cord injury” English
    Feb 19, 2011 E! Science News: “Bursts of electricity aids paralyzed” English
    Feb 19, 2011 Purzuit.com – SpinalCordInjuries News: “Bursts of electricity aids paralyzed” French
    Feb 19, 2011 OfficialWire: “Bursts of electricity aids paralyzed” English
    Feb 19, 2011 TECHISER – Technology Insider: “New gadget helps paralyzed patients to move again” English
    Feb 19, 2011 www.crunchgear.com: “New tech helps paralyzed patients move their limbs” English
    Feb 18, 2011 Cusabio: “Benefits of electrical stimulation therapy found with people paralyzed by spinal cord injury” English
    Feb 18, 2011 GearSynro.me: “New tech helps paralyzed patients move their limbs” English
    Feb 18, 2011 Red Ferret: “New gadget helps paralyzed patients to move again” English
    Feb 18, 2011 Product Design and Development: “A new kind of shock therapy” English
    Feb 18, 2011 Innovations Report: “First-of-its-kind study shows benefits of electrical stimulation therapy for people paralyzed by spinal cord injury” English
    Feb 18, 2011 Android Phone Watch: “New tech helps paralyzed patients move their limbs” English
    Feb 18, 2011 Before It's News: “New tech helps paralyzed patients move their limbs” English
    Feb 18, 2011 Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation: “First-of-its-kind study shows benefits of electrical stimulation therapy for people paralyzed by spinal cord injury” English
    Feb 18, 2011 Tea & Gadgets: “New tech helps paralyzed patients move their limbs” English
    Feb 18, 2011 Sigalon's IT Soup: “New tech helps paralyzed patients move their limbs” English
    Feb 18, 2011 Portfoli - Curated Curiosity: “New tech helps paralyzed patients move their limbs” English
    Feb 18, 2011 iGadgerView.com: “New tech helps paralyzed patients move their limbs” English
    Feb 18, 2011 Kiki.ce.ms: “New tech hilft gelähmten patienten bewegen ihre glieder” German
    Feb 18, 2011 AllVoices: “Bursts of electricity aid paralyzed” English
    Feb 18, 2011 Tech New: “New tech helps paralyzed patients move their limbs” English
    Feb 18, 2011 www.dintz.com: “New tech helps paralyzed patients move their limbs” English
    Feb 18, 2011 Verizon: “Bursts of electricity aid paralyzed” English
    Feb 18, 2011 Rehab Centers in Georgia: “New tech helps paralyzed patients move their limbs” English
    Feb 18, 2011 UPI.com: “Bursts of electricity aid paralyzed” English
    Feb 18, 2011 Daily Tech Gadgets: “New tech helps paralyzed patients move their limbs” English
    Feb 18, 2011 Access My Library: “Bursts of electricity aid paralyzed” English
    Feb 18, 2011 Tech Repost: “New tech helps paralyzed patients move their limbs” English
    Feb 18, 2011 Hot Euro News: Health News: “A new treatment utilizing tiny bursts of electricity reawakens paralyzed muscles in people with incomplete spinal cord injuries, researchers in Toronto say” English
    Feb 18, 2011 News 72 “Bursts of electricity aid paralyzed” English
    Feb 18, 2011 Rohit Sharda: “New tech helps paralyzed patients move their limbs” English
    Feb 18, 2011 Twilight Whisper: “Bursts of electricity aid paralyzed” English
    Feb 18, 2011 CTV Canada AM: “Electric jolts help spinal patients regain use of hands” English
    Feb 18, 2011 Latest Euro News: Health News: “Bursts of electricity aid paralyzed” English
    Feb 17, 2011 The Health Technology Exchange: “First-of-its-kind study shows benefits of electrical stimulation therapy for people paralyzed by spinal cord injury” English
    Feb 17, 2011 Back to EurekAlert: “First-of-its-kind study shows benefits of electrical stimulation therapy for people paralyzed by spinal cord injury” English
    Feb 17, 2011 The Spinal Cord Injury Zone: “Study shows benefits of electrical stimulation therapy for people paralyzed by spinal cord injury” English
    Feb 17, 2011 Newsguide.us: “First-of-its-kind study shows benefits of electrical stimulation therapy for people paralyzed by spinal cord injury” English
    Feb 17, 2011 Satellite Supreme: “Electric jolts help spinal patients regain use of hands” English
    Feb 17, 2011 Scientific Computing: “First-of-its-kind study shows benefits of electrical stimulation therapy for people paralyzed by spinal cord injury” English
    Feb 17, 2011 CrunchGear: “New tech helps paralyzed patients move their limbs” English
    Feb 17, 2011 That's Bad Ass!: “New tech helps paralyzed patients move their limbs” English
    Feb 17, 2011 Column of Hope: “Study shows benefits of electrical stimulation therapy for people paralyzed by spinal cord injury” English
    Feb 17, 2011 Medical Tour Korea: “Study shows benefits of electrical stimulation therapy for people paralyzed by spinal cord injury” English
    Feb 17, 2011 TEKGEK: “New tech helps paralyzed patients move their limbs” English
    Feb 18, 2011 Product & Tech News: “New tech helps paralyzed patients move their limbs” English
    Feb 17, 2011 E! Science News: “First-of-its-kind study shows benefits of electrical stimulation therapy for people paralyzed by spinal cord injury” English
    Feb 17, 2011 techmeetsblog.com: “New tech helps paralyzed patients move their limbs” English
    Feb 17, 2011 Science Codex: “First-of-its-kind study shows benefits of electrical stimulation therapy for people paralyzed by spinal cord injury” English
    Feb 17, 2011 Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering, University of Toronto: “Study shows benefits of electrical stimulation therapy for people paralyzed by spinal-cord injury” English
    Feb 17, 2011 Geator Tech Magazine: “New tech helps paralyzed patients move their limbs” English
    Feb 17, 2011 Apple Fan Blog: “New tech helps paralyzed patients move their limbs” English
    Feb 17, 2011 Wordinvestor: “New tech helps paralyzed patients move their limbs” English
    Feb 17, 2011 Satellite S: “Electric jolts help spinal patients regain use of hands” English
    Feb 17, 2011 Global TV: “Breakthrough therapy” English
    Feb 17, 2011 CTV News Channel: “Electric jolts help spinal patients regain use of hands” English
    Feb 17, 2011 Metro Toronto: “Electric shock moves hand” English
    Feb 16, 2011 The Toronto Star: “Tiny bursts of electricity help spinal patients use their hands” English
    Feb 16, 2011 YouTube: “Before & After stimulation therapy (George) I” English
    Feb 16, 2011 YouTube: “Before & After stimulation therapy (George) II” English
    2010
    2010 Neuroscience Program – University of Toronto: “Trainee Profile – Dimitry Sayenko” English
    Oct 21, 2010 Toronto Star, Living: “Modern miracle – Bionic legs enable paraplegics walk” English
    Sep 29, 2010 YouTube: “Toronto Rehab commercial 2010” English
    Toronto Rehab Magazine: “Saving your skin” English
    Spring 2010 + 9 Report on Rehabilitation: “Get you home from hospital” English
    Spring 2010 + 9 Report on Rehabilitation: “Paralysis and blood pressure a stimulating approach” English
    Spring 2010 + 9 Report on Rehabilitation: “The fine art of standing” English
    2009
    November 2009 University of Toronto Global Health: “Who… Some of Our Faculty” English
    May 2009 Outspoken: “Innovation, Impact, and Future Directions: 3rd Annual Conference on Spinal Cord Injury” English
    February 2009 NeuroMatters: “Walk Your Way to a Healthier You” English
    February 2009 NeuroMatters: “WAVE Hello to Good Vibrations” English
    Jan. 30 2009 CBC TV – Marketplace: “Miracle Makers or Money Takers?” English
    2008
    Oct. 30 2008 The Globe and Mail: “2008 Ontario Professional Engineers” English
    Oct. 30 2008 The Globe and Mail: “Global leadership” English
    Oct. 30 2008 The Globe and Mail: “Bioengineering innovations change lives” English
    Summer 2008 Toronto Rehab Magazine: “Bravo! To Award Winners” English
    Spring 2008 Skulematters: “Dr. Noritaka Kawashima receives prestigious fellowship from the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science” English
    Spring 2008 University of Toronto Magazine: “Unbroken Dreams” English
    2007
    Nov 6 2007 Blackwell Publishing: New Treatment Helps Spinal Cord, Stroke Victims Regain Balance English
    Fall/Winter 2007 Toronto Rehab Magazine: PDF English
    Fall 2007 Skulematters: “Canada’s most outstanding engineering Ph.D. student in 2007 NSERC competition” English
    Oct. 4 2007 CTV News: CTV Toronto English
    Oct. 3 2007 City TV News: City News English
    Oct. 2007 Canadian Living: “The Miracle Makers” English
    June 2007 Canadian Living: “Stroke Alert: Know your first line of response. It’s a matter of life” English
    Summer 2007 Toronto Rehab Magazine: “iDAPT” English
    February 2007 Biobeat: “Stimulating Discoveries: Advances in Neuroprostheses” English
    Winter 2007 Outspoken – Your Health: “Dramatic Advances in Patient Care and Rehabilitation” English
    Winter 2007 Outspoken – Advances in Research: “Finding Better Ways to Help You Get the Information You Need and Want about Chronic Pain” English
    2006
    Dec. 2006 Skulematters: “Helping paralyzed patients regain motion” English
    Dec. 6, 2006 Council of Academic Hospitals of Ontario: “Discovery. Innovation. Our Future - Medical Breakthrough 2005” English
    Aug. 30, 2006 National Review of Medicine: “Mind-controlled device helps paralyzed patients move” English
    Jul. 12, 2006 Global TV – National English
    Jul. 12, 2006 CTV National News: “Chip helps patients control devices with thoughts” English
    Jun. 1, 2006 Doctor's Guide Publishing Limited: ”Functional Electrical Stimulation Therapy Improves Stroke Recovery: Presented at ENS” English
    March 2006 Stroke Recovery News: Stroke Survivors Association of Ottawa: “Getting Back Arm - Dr. Milos Popovic” English
    2005
    Dec. 26, 2005 Macleans: “Stimulating Walking” English
    Dec. 21, 2005 University of Toronto News: “One small step means giant leap for spinal cord research: Electrical stimulation can improve patients' step frequency, stride length, walking speed” English
    Dec. 16, 2005 United Press International: “Device ups mobility after cord injury” English
    Oct. 17, 2005 The McGill Daily: “Look Ma, no hands: Brainwaves control motion - New technology could improve the lives of people with severe physical disabilities” English
    Summer 2005 University of Toronto Magazine: “Rehabilitation for Stroke Victims” English
    Spring 2005 School Matters: “New Rehabilitation Technologies” English
    Spring 2005 Outspoken: “Functional Electrical Therapy” English
    Apr. 4, 2005 Link Toronto Rehab: “Toronto Rehab research projects receive almost $330,000” English
    Feb. 15, 2005 Medial News Today: “Stimuli and desire linked to help stroke patients” English
    2004
    Nov. 25, 2004 Health on the Line (TV – Discovery Channel) English
    Spring 2004 School Matters: “Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering” English
    Apr. 2004 The Kansas City Channel (TV): “Controversial Treatment May Help Paralyzed Patients” English
    Apr. 13, 2004 Toronto Star: “It Was Weird Seeing My Hand Open” English
    Jan. 07, 2004 Canadian Institute of Health Research News: “Electronic Stimulation Reawakens Paralyzed Limbs” English
    2003
    Nov. 28, 2003 Global TV: “Toronto Rehab: Functional Electrical Stimulation” English
    Nov. 23 2003 CTV National News English
    Nov. 17, 2003 The Varsity: “Stimulating research” English
    Winter 2003 Toronto Rehab Magazine: “Electrical Stimulation” English
    Winter 2003 School Matters: “Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering” English
    Winter 2003 Toronto Rehabilitation Institute Newsletter: “Fellowship Awarded to Spinal Cord Injury Researcher” English
    Jul. 2003 Shoppers Home Health Care: “Promoting Independence”, “Encouraging Results”, “Multiple Applications”, “Marked Progress”, and “Dramatic Improvement” English
    Jul. 01, 2003 Pickering, Ajax & Durham Homes: “Technique Aims To Kick-Start Recovery For Stroke, Spinal Cord Patients” English
    Jul. 01, 2003 Wasaga Beach Homes: “Technique Aims To "Kick-Start" Recovery For Stroke, Spinal Cord Patients” English
    Jul. 01, 2003 Our Homes: “Technique Aims To "Kick-Start" Recovery For Stroke, Spinal Cord Patients” English
    Jun. 03, 2003 The Beacon Herald: “Technique That Aims To "Kick-Start" Recovery Fro Stroke, Spinal Cord Patients” English
    Jun. 11, 2003 The Casket: “Kick-Starting Recovery For Stroke, Spinal Cord Patients” English
    May. 26, 2003 Metro Toronto News: “Device Helps Stroke and Spinal Injuries” English
    2001
    May. 2001 Abstract Neuro: “Rééducation fonctionnelle” French
    Feb. 27, 2001 ARGUS-Solothurner Zeitung: “Hilfe für querschnittsgelähmte Patienten“ German
    2000
    Oct. 2000 Gesundheit: “Querschnittslähmung: Hilfen für den neuen Schritt ins Leben” German
    Oct. 2000 3SAT (TV program): “Sehnsucht nach Mobilität“ German
    Sep. 15, 2000 Medical Tribune: “Neuroprothesen für gelähmte Hände: Mit einem Schulterzucken alles im Griff” German
    Sep. 8, 2000 Tages-Anzeiger: “Die bewegende Kraft der Gedanken“ German
    Jun. 21, 2000 Die Zeit: “Kabel statt Nerv“ German
    Mar. 2000 Horizons: “La recherche entre pression et motivation” French
    Feb 2000 Technik: “Neues Leben für gelähmte Muskeln“ German
    Jan. 2000 Optima: “Elektroimpulse zum Greifen und Gehen“ German
    1999
    Oct. 1999 SF2 (TV program): “Gesundheit Sprechstunde“ German
    Oct. 29, 1999 Gesundheit Sprechstunde: “Querschnittslähmung: Bald kein unheilbares Schicksal mehr?“ German
    Jul. 26, 1999 Schweizer Illustrierte: “Hoffnung für Querschnittsgelähmte“ German
    1998
    Mar. 30, 1998 UniAPPLAUS: “Von der Innovation zum Markt“ German
    Mar. 30, 1998 Focus: “Elektronische Gefährten“ German
    Mar. 19, 1998 Anzeiger von Wallisellen: “Schritte per Knopfdruck“ German
    Mar. 19, 1998 Berner Volkszeitung: “Schritte per Knopfdruck“ German
    Feb. 11, 1998 Techno Forum: “Pas à pas en pressant sur un buton“ French
    Feb. 4, 1998 Neue Technik: “Schritte per Knopfdruck“ German
    Jan. 28, 1998 Forschung Entwicklung: “Schritte per Knopfdruck“ German
    Jan. 15, 1998 Marche Suisse de Machines: “Des électrodes pour mieux marcher“ French
    Jan. 1998 Vision: “Schritte per Knopfdruck“ German
    Jan. 1, 1998 Schweizer Familie: “Schritte per Knopfdruck“ German
    1997
    Dec. 1997 Unknown: “Nouvel Appareil“ French
    Dec. 22, 1997 Polyscope: “Schweizer Forschungsteam“ German
    Dec. 27, 1997 Giornale di Popolo: “Una speranca per chi non può comminare” Italian
    Dec. 27, 1997 Giornale di Locarno: “Novità... in gamba“ Italian
    Dec. 20, 1997 Bulletin: “Schritte per Knopfdruck“ German
    Dec. 12, 1997 Basler Zeitung: “Elektroden bewegen gelähmte Beine“ German
    Dec. 10, 1997 Tagblatt der Stadt Zürich: “Hoffnung für Gelähmte“ German
    Dec. 8, 1997 Basler Zeitung: “Biotehnologie: Forscher verlassen Elfenbeinturm“ German
    Dec. 4, 1997 Basler Zeitung: “Neue Gehhilfe für Gelähmte“ German
    Dec. 2, 1997 Die Südostschweiz: “Uns bewegt, was uns berührt ...“ German
    Dec. 1, 1997 Output: “Forschung: Hilfe bei Gehbehinderung“ German
    Nov. 26, 1997 Zürcher Unterländer: “Schritte per Knopfdruck“ German
    Nov. 24, 1997 St. Galler Tagblatt: “Wie Gelähmte elektronisch gehen lernen“ German
    Nov. 21, 1997 Aargauer Zeitung: “Per Knopfdruck: Elektroden bewegen gelähmte Beine“ German
    Nov. 20, 1997 Walliser Bote: “Gehhilfe“ German
    Nov. 19, 1997 Wiler Zeitung: “Schritte per Knopfdruck“ German
    Nov. 19, 1997 Thuner Tagblatt: “Schritte per Knopfdruck: Hoffnung für Gelähmte“ German
    Nov. 19, 1997 Neues Bulacher Tagblatt: “Schritte per Knopfdruck: Elektroden bewegen gelähmte Beine“ German
    Nov. 19, 1997 Grenchner Tagblatt: “Hoffnung für Gelämte“ German
    Nov. 19, 1997 Linth Zeitung: “Schritte per Knopfdruck“ German
    Nov. 19, 1997 Giornale di Locarno: “Comminare ancora“ Italian
    Nov. 19, 1997 Schaffhauser Nachrichten: “Hoffnung für Gelähmte“ German
    Nov. 19, 1997 Freiburger Nachrichten: “Hoffnung für Gelähmte“ German
    Nov. 19, 1997 Corriere del Ticino: “Una speranza per i paraplegici“ Italian
    Nov. 19, 1997 Bodensee Zeitung: “Schritte per Knopfdruck für Gelähmte“ German
    Nov. 19, 1997 Neue Schwyzer Zeitung: “Per Knopfdruck wieder gehen lernen“ German
    Nov. 19, 1997 Bündern Tagblatt: “Gehhilfe für Gelähmte“ German
    Nov. 19, 1997 Die Südostschweiz: “Schritte per Knopfdruck“ German
    Nov. 18, 1997 SDA+ATS: “Schweiz Nationalfonds Gehhilfe Für Gelähmte“ German
    Nov. 18, 1997 SDA+ATS: “Suisse FRNS Paraplégiques Appareil Marche“ French