Canada Foundation for Innovation

Canada Foundation for Innovation


Chris McGibbon: How real-world exoskeletons could change the future of rehabilitation

February 04, 2021

Chris McGibbon from the University of New Brunswick is researching robotic exoskeletons to help people with brain and spinal cord injuries regain mobility.


The fundamental goal of the John R. Evans Leaders Fund is to help universities attract and retain the world’s top researchers by giving them the tools they need to push the boundaries of their work. In the podcasts below, meet three of the leaders behind the projects receiving support from the April 2016 fund.


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