An educational initiative of ISCoS

This freely downloadable web-based teaching and educational elearning tool is to provide basic information to the whole team responsible for the care, treatment, training and overall rehabilitation and life-long follow-up of individuals with spinal cord injury worldwide.

Recognising the need to disseminate information about comprehensive management of SCI Livability Ireland, in partnership with the Education Committee of The International Spinal Cord Society (ISCoS), The Indian Spinal Injuries Centre and the Dept of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Sydney and the Asian Spinal Cord Network (ASCoN) initiated and developed – This website is for medical and paramedical professionals working in the field of spinal cord injuries. It contains learning modules for the whole team as well as for doctors, nurses, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, assistive technologists, social workers, psychologists and peer counsellors. The modules are intended for medical and paramedical students and junior clinicians.

Others who have yet not assimilated sufficient knowledge on comprehensive management of SCI will also benefit from the information available. The learning content is presented using a combinations of presentations, interactive activities, case studies, videos and self-assessments. The modules have been created by the world’s most experienced academicians and clinicians. There is no cost associated with accessing the modules.


Membership of ASCoN is open to all organisations working in spinal cord injury management in Asia. There is no cost.