Congress in Adaptation-Rehabilitation Research May 21-22, 2015

The registration period for the Quebec Congress in Adaptation-Rehabilitation Research is now closed.

In the coming days, we will accept only inscriptions from students and collaborators who have previously been accepted for a poster presentation.  

More than 250 participants will attend at the event!  

We are looking forward to seeing you at this unifying event that will bring together leaders in adaptation-rehabilitation research!



We are pleased to invite you to participate to the first Quebec Congress in Adaptation-Rehabilitation Research, which will be held on

May 21-22, 2015 at Hôtel Mortagne in Boucherville,

on the general theme : 

«Uniting Forces and Excellence in Physical Rehabilitation Research»


This congress is organized by the Quebec Rehabilitation Research Network (REPAR), the Centre de recherche interdisciplinaire en réadaptation du Montréal métropolitain (CRIR), the Centre interdisciplinaire de recherche en réadaptation et intégration sociale (CIRRIS), the Research Centre of the Institut universitaire de gériatrie de Montréal (CRIUGM), the Research Centre on Aging of the CSSS-IUGS, the Quebec Network for Research on Aging (RQRV), the Research Centre of the CHU Sainte-Justine and the Strategic Network INTER – Engineering of Interactive Technologies for Rehabilitation (INTER). 

Download form : CALL FOR ABSTRACTS  -- Deadline: March 2, 2015

Download form : REGISTRATION -- Deadline: April 6, 2015 

Please note that researchers, clinicians/collaborators and students are invited to submit their abstract for presentation at the congress. Prizes will be awarded for best poster presentations (student and collaborator competitions) and for best oral presentation (young researcher competition). All researchers are invited to submit an abstract for an oral presentation.

The event’s final program will be sent in the coming weeks. However, we can already confirm that Dr. Allen W. Heinemann and Dr. Fay B. Horak will be present as keynote speakers.

We are expecting to see as many of you as possible at this unifying event that will bring together leaders in adaptation-rehabilitation research! 

Your organizing committee  


Sylvie Nadeau (REPAR)


Andréanne Blanchette (CIRRIS)
Laurent Bouyer (CIRRIS)    
Pierrette Gaudreau (RQRV)
Eva Kehayia (CRIR)
Martin Lemay (CR CHU Sainte-Justine)
Guillaume Léonard (CdRV CSSS-IUGS)
François Michaud (INTER)
Jacqueline Rousseau (CRIUGM)


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