Who we are
-is a charity with international reach.
-WORKS to improve the treatment and care of people with spinal cord injury (SCI) throughout the world.
-PROMOTES the exchange of SCI skills and specialist knowledge worldwide.
-PROVIDES grants to SCI health care professionals (doctors, psychologists, therapists, nurses and others) to support them in travelling to learn or teach new SCI skills. Over thirty five different countries have benefitted.
-ORGANISES conferences describing and illustrating best practice in the treatment of spinal cord injury and explaining new developments in SCI treatment and care.
-SPONSORS SCI conferences and workshops worldwide run by specialist SCI regional and supranational associations.
-ENSURES that unique published resources are retained and made available in accessible format to aid present and future generations of SCI specialists.
-HOLDS an extensive database recording its experience of funding individuals to travel extensively to learn or promote best SCI practice.
-REGISTERS with the Charity Commission in the United Kingdom to ensure it is efficiently managed.
Baroness Masham of Ilton
Professor Hans Frankel OBE FRCP
Giles Wingate-Saul QC
Bill Braithwaite QC
Chris Swain (Legal)
Alan McLaughlin (Financial)
Tony Stanger (Insurance)