SwiSCI functions as a research platform for national and international project collaborations.
The objective of this platform is to build a closer connection with researchers who would like to conduct projects within the SwiSCI spectrum of topics. In order to profoundly examine specific issues, such research projects concerning spinal cord injury can be adjoined to SwiSCI.
SwiSCI offers different ways of project collaborations:
If you are interested in a project collaboration you are welcome to send us an e-mail request to firstname.lastname@example.org. We will send you the corresponding guidelines and forms.
SwiSCI works in collaboration with the four Swiss paraplegic centers located in Nottwil, Basel, Sion and Zurich; as well as with the Swiss Paraplegic Association and the home care service ParaHelp. Furthermore SwiSCI cooperates with project groups at Swiss universities and international research institutions.
In order to better understand and optimize the quality of life and health of persons with SCI SwiSCI strives for three special aims: