Congratulations to ISCoS for arranging the first ever World SCI Day today, September 5th, a day where “awareness would facilitate an inclusive life for persons with disability and ensure greater chances of success of prevention programs.”
SCI Day is being celebrated around the world, Asia being the first continent to see in the new day.
Organized by SIRC, a large group including staff and patients, rallied to Banepa’s Municipal Hall earlier this morning. Photo credit SIRC, Nepal.
Video footage of the days events in Banepa and Bhaktapur, organized by SIRC can be found on their facebook page.
The Centre for the Paralysed in Dhaka also arranged a rally of staff, patients and those with spinal cord injuries. Photo credit CRP Bangladesh
India celebrated SCI Day yesterday, organized by Dr Chhabra and team at the Indian Spinal Injuries Centre. Dr Chhabra is Chair of SCI Day and will be the next President of ISCoS once Prof. Wyndaele completes his term. Photo credit: NDTV.
Dr Nazirah Hasnan and team in Malaysia, Medical Centre
Dr Taslim Uddin and team at the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PMR) at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU), Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Celebrations are expected in other parts of Asia, New Zealand, across Europe and both North & South America.
Wherever you are located in the world, support your local World SCI Day rally!