Health Innovation Series

Learn. Discover. Be Inspired.

Toronto Rehab’s Health Innovation Series provides events that feature topical lectures by leading Toronto Rehab experts. Guests gain access to timely information on the latest advancements in rehabilitation and research. Talks are open to members of the public. 

Our upcoming Health Innovation Series event:
Mental Health and Disability

Join Toronto Rehab world experts on April 11th as they lead a discussion on mental health and disability for people with brain injury and neurological disorders such as dementia. As Canada’s leading adult rehabilitation hospital, Toronto Rehab has a unique expertise in developing innovative solutions to enhance brain and mental health for people living with disabilities.

Toronto Rehab Guest Speakers:

  • Dr. Ron Keren, a geriatrician, specializes in memory and Alzheimer’s and addresses the behavioural and psychological symptoms of dementia.
  • Dr. Abraham Snaiderman, a renowned neuropsychiatrist, explores the ways in which brain injury causes mental health issues.
  • Dr. Robin Green is developing new scaled-up approaches to delivering therapies to patients right across the province, while investigating how to increase brain health to improve mental health.

For more information, please visit:

When: Tuesday, April 11, 2017, 7:45 – 9:30 a.m.
Where: Toronto Rehab, University Centre Auditorium, 550 University Avenue, 2nd Floor
RSVP: by Friday, April 7 to Henry Zajac, 416-597-3422, ext. 3967 or visit

Presented by Likrilyn Capital Corporation

Past Health Innovation Series topics include:

  • Dementia: Stemming the Tide - View Presentations
  • Concussion Across the Spectrum of Injury: The Latest Diagnosis & Management
  • The Future of the Home: Learn more
  • Functional Electrical Stimulation (FES): Pioneering Developments for Paralysis
  • Brain Injury: Research and Therapies to Transform Outcomes
  • Conquering Your Pain: The Latest Approaches to Treatment and Rehabilitation
  • Transforming Stroke Outcomes
  • The Impact of Exercise On Diabetes Management
  • Leading the Way to a Healthier Heart
  • Dementia “The Aging Tsunami”

Dementia: Stemming the Tide

With approximately one new case diagnosed every five minutes in Canada, now is the time for accelerating progress and increasing hope in the battle against brain diseases like Alzheimer’s. On November 23, 2016 guests learned about how Toronto Rehab is pioneering new paradigms of care plus new technology and research that are allowing earlier diagnosis. View the presentations by some of our experts: