Year 1 Report Sent to CIHR

A summary of a year’s worth of Team activities went to CIHR in September 2011. It impressively included progress reports on all studies, and lists of leveraged activities, national and international collaborations, and knowledge translation activities. In our first year, … Continue reading

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Injury Prevention in Northern Day Care Centres

Pauktuutit has written a fantastic chapter on injury prevention for the Quality Practices for Inuit ECE/ Day Care Centres manual. It is highly practical and easy to read. It has been translated into two Inuktitut dialects and disseminated to all … Continue reading

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Snowboard Terrain Park Study Completed

Kelly Russell, Brent Hagel, and their team have completed a study examining injury rates and risk factors for snowboard terrain park injuries.  During two winter seasons, there were 344 injuries and the overall injury rate was 0.75 injuries per 1000 … Continue reading

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