Review Registration - Organization

This version of the registration was submitted prior to the Lobbying Transparency Act coming into force on May 4, 2020. Due to different information requirements at that time, the registration is presented in the following format.

Registration ID: 3651803
Registration number: 1068-2552
Submitted by lobbyist on: January 26, 2011 10:43:36 AM
Accepted by Registrar on: January 26, 2011 12:00:00 AM

Designated Filer Information

Barrable, Bill  
6400-818 W. 10th Avenue  
Vancouver, BC, V5Z 1M9

Organization Information

Rick Hansen Institute  
RHI is a Canadian-based not-for-profit organization committed to reducing the incidence and severity of paralysis after spinal cord injury and accelerating the translation of discoveries and best practices into improved treatments and quality of life for people with SCI. RHI works in three core program areas: the Rick Hansen Spinal Cord Injury Registry, which captures information and data to identify improved treatments for people with SCI and support multicentre clinical trials; the funding and sponsoring of translational research; and the implementation of best practices.
6400-818 W. 10th Avenue  
Vancouver, BC, V5Z 1M9

Relevant Affiliates

The client has no relevant affiliates.

Government or Government Agency Funding

Name of Funding provider Amount in CAD$
Ministry of Health Services $5,000,000.00

Other Controlling or Directing Interests

The organization has no other controlling or directing interests.

Active Registration Period

January 26, 2011  
August 24, 2011  

Organization's In-House Lobbyists


Name: Aston, Mark
January 26, 2011  
Inactivation Date: September 16, 2011

BC Public Office Background

This individual has not held any public office positions in BC.

Lobbying Activities


Arranging meeting between an individual and a public office holder for purpose of lobbying

Provided an update on RHI and our work

Target Contacts

Target Type Name Title or Constituency Date Added
Staff of Minister Minister of Health Services January 26, 2011
Minister Cadieux, Stephanie Minister of Community, Sport and Cultural Development January 26, 2011