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NeuroCatch Introduces PeakSelect, Enabling a Deeper Clinical Dive into Brain Vital Signs at a Doctor’s Office Near You [NeuroCatch Inc.]

April 9, 2024

Conversations That Matter: The future of medical and life sciences in B.C.  [Vancouver Sun]

March 25, 2022

Video – Conversations That Matter: Brain power with guest Ryan D’arcy [Vancouver Sun]

March 22, 2022

Vancouver Island high school students leading scientific study of the brain [CTV News Vancouver Island]

March 16, 2022

VIDEO: Surrey Business Excellence Awards celebrate eight for ‘resiliency’ in online gala [Peace Arch News]

November 05, 2021

Centre for Aging + Brain Health Innovation announces $1 million in funding for early-stage Canadian healthtech companies [Centre for Aging + Brain Health Innovation]

September 14, 2021

Latest NeuroCatch® concussion research shows brain vital sign monitoring can be done reliably without the need for baseline testing [NeuroCatch Inc.]

September 8, 2021

Dr. Ryan D’Arcy profiled in BIV BC500’s Top 500 Most Influential Business Leaders in BC [Business in Vancouver]

August 18, 2021

Veterans and first responders in B.C. now have greater access to the Lokomat machine [Global News]

August 5, 2021

Lokomat Robot Gait Technology to Help Veterans & First Responders at the Legion Veterans Village [Fairchild TV]

August 2, 2021

Lokomat Robot Gait Technology to Help Veterans & First Responders with Neurological Injuries [Legion Veterans Village]

July 27, 2021

Coquitlam Express taking care of players’ brains [Tricity News]

May 4, 2021

Repeated head impacts in hockey found to impair brain [CBC Radio Canada]

April 27, 2021

Small bumps and bodychecks in youth hockey can cause brain damage, say researchers [CTV News]

April 24, 2021

Effects of smaller head impacts on young athletes studied with B.C.-made brain scanner [Global News]

April 22, 2021

Neuroscience Researchers Find Repetitive Head Impacts Can Result in Functional Brain Impairments in Youth Hockey

April 22, 2021

North Vancouver basketball team tries innovative brain training [North Shore News]

April 4, 2021

Can a video game help with brain function? [CTV News]

March 31, 2021

Surrey links to ‘Dino Island’ game, aimed at kids with neuro-developmental disabilities [Surrey Now-Leader]

March 23, 2021

Game changer: Video game could help improve brain function for children with disabilities [Times Colonist]

March 21, 2021

Volunteers needed to test video game to help children with neurodevelopmental disabilities [Global News]

March 16, 2021

Podcast: Think Fast Academia and Industry, EP4 – “When a CEO meets science” with Kirk Fisher [Watercooler Neuroscience]

March 15, 2021

Canadian innovators tap into therapeutic video games to help treat children with neurodevelopment disabilities

March 8, 2021

The Full Show: The vaccine situation improving quickly for Canada [Charles Adler Tonight]

March 5, 2021

COVID-19: Metro study to gauge how much music therapy can improve health-care workers’ mental health [Vancouver Sun]

March 4, 2021

Basketball on the brain: Athletes monitored at Surrey clinic with NeuroCatch system [Surrey Now-Leader]

March 4, 2021

First of its kind study set to help Metro Vancouver healthcare workers using music therapy [Vancouver is Awesome]

March 3, 2021

Podcast: Think Fast Academia and Industry, EP3 – From finishing a PhD to the lab with Shaun Fickling [Watercooler Neuroscience]

March 1, 2021

Music Heals Teams Up with SFU Researchers on Mental Health Study to Investigate COVID Impacts on Health Care Workers

March 1, 2021

Surrey office market tightest in Metro Vancouver [Business in Vancouver]

February 16, 2021

Podcast: Think Fast – Academic & Industry, EP 2 [Watercooler Neuroscience]

February 15, 2021

Laurel Place to pilot Toch Sleepsense bed sensor

February 8, 2021

Podcast: Think Fast – Academic & Industry, EP 1 [Watercooler Neuroscience]

February 1, 2021

Podcast: Unlocking Your Brain’s Potential [Good Life Project]

January 18, 2021

Brain fog treatments for COVID-19 survivors being investigated in Canada [DH News Vancouver]

January 11, 2021

City Centre 2 won City of Surrey Distinction Award for Design [Surrey Now Leader]

December 11, 2020

Maritimes city plans Health and Technology District similar to Surrey’s [Surrey Now-Leader]

November 23, 2020

Former soldier’s journey to walk again inspires new veterans village in Surrey [CBC Vancouver – Video]

November 11, 2020

After surviving attack in Afghanistan, B.C. man serves as inspiration for new centre for veterans [Global News]

November 11, 2020

From near death to inspirational speaker, soldier’s recovery from axe attack continues to impress [CBC Vancouver – Article]

November 11, 2020

New Surrey mental-health centre to use technology to treat PTSD for soldiers, first responders [Vancouver Sun]

November 6, 2020

B.C. soldier shows resiliency after brain injury [CityNews 1130]

November 4, 2020

Jean Su of GenerationsE has won the Entrepreneur (Small Business) Category of the 2020 Surrey Women in Business Awards

October 23, 2020

New neuro-technologies helping wounded Nanaimo solider – Capt. Trevor Greene [CTV Vancouver Island]

October 20, 2020

‘It’s a hidden pathway to your brain’: Experimental treatment helping Canadian veteran rebuild brain [CTV Vancouver Island]

October 20, 2020

New scientific study shows brain injuries can be unbroken by innovative neuro-technologies

October 14, 2020

Rowena Rizzotti shares about the Health and Technology District and the Legion Veterans Village on Conference Board of Canada podcast

September 23, 2020

Tochtech Technologies wins 2020 AGE-WELL National Impact Challenge

September 22, 2020

$2M for Surrey-made brain-health device will help open door to U.S. market

September 21, 2020

The Health and Technology District Partners with Canadian Entrepreneurs in Life Science (CELS)

September 17, 2020

The Health and Technology District Partners with Halo Health’s Angel Investor Group of Canadian Physicians

September 10, 2020

Peter Tivy of Teifi Digital awarded Surrey Top 25 under 25

August 14, 2020

Livestream Show: “What Keeps You Up At Night?” Surrey Edition

July 14, 2020

Overdose Intervention App by Oxus Machine Works featured in Daily Hive Vancouver

June 26, 2020

“Brains Unbroken” TEDx Video – What a privilege to witness Captain Trevor Greene’s truly remarkable and inspiring recovery journey

June 19, 2020

The Health and Technology District announces partnership with Thin Air Labs

June 12, 2020

Toch Sleepsense selected as finalist in 2020 AGE-WELL National Impact Challenge

June 2, 2020

When Life Gives You Parkinson’s: Where Health and Technology Meet

May 28, 2020

Surrey’s Health and Technology District Innovates and Inspires

April, 2020

VR/AR sector preps for ‘pent-up’ demand

April 20, 2020

Wellin5 acquires Therachat marking its entry in the US Telehealth Market

February 10, 2020

There’s your brain, and then there’s your brain on music

Februrary 4, 2020

A collaborative partnership to understand the impact of music therapies on mental health

January 31, 2020

Health and Technology District partners with Music Heals and SFU on mental health study

January 31, 2020

The Healing Power of Music

January 30, 2020

Health and Technology District Partners with Music Heals and SFU on Mental Health Study Combining Music Therapy and Functional Brain Imaging

January 30, 2020

Israeli technology is finding a home in the Canadian health system

January 29, 2020

Advancing digital healthcare solutions for seniors

January 22, 2020

Health Researchers and Innovators: Can We Be Friends? | Community of Innovation Podcast, Episode 7

January 16, 2020

Centre for Aging + Brain Health Innovation, Health and Technology District partner to accelerate Canadian health tech innovations for seniors

January 13, 2020

Trevor Greene, the Iron Soldier

December 18, 2019

Surrey’s Anchor Technology Company Safe Software Celebrates One-Year Anniversary of New HQ with BC Tech Partnership

December 11, 2019

UBC Geering Up Engineering Outreach Program Expands into Surrey’s Health and Technology District

November 22, 2019

UBC Engineering hosted its ‘Let’s talk tech’ workshop today for Surrey high school students

November 5, 2019

NeuroCatch Inc. wins the Surrey Innovation Awards: Large Business Innovation Award

November 21, 2019

MacKay Memorial Hospital Joined GenerationsE on Shaping the Excellence of Pathology with AI

October 29, 2019

Surrey Hospital Foundation Launches $10 Million Surgical Centre Renewal Campaign

October 9, 2019

LifeLabs celebrates its relocation to Surrey’s expanding health and technology district

September16, 2019

100 kids wearing devices to help researchers understand concussion recovery

September 15, 2019

Crush, Collide and (un)Comfortable

September 13, 2019

University of Calgary researcher conducts study on Pediatric Concussion using NeuroCatch

August 20, 2019

Helius Medical Technologies, Inc. Announces Scientific Publication Confirming Tongue Stimulation with PoNS™ Alters Brain Activity

June 11, 2019

Finalists announced in competition that will recognize top innovators in Canada’s technology and aging sector

June 5, 2019

‘AWESOME THERAPY’ Robotic exoskeleton helps people with paralysis use their legs again

April 21, 2019

‘Feeling bionic!’ Disabled take big steps forward with Surrey’s robotic walker

April 21, 2019

The 7 habits of highly effective AR/VR startups

April 14, 2019

NeuroCatch™ Platform Receives Health Canada Medical Device Licence for Brain Function Assessment

March 28, 2019


March 7, 2020

SCORE: Surrey Collaborative Outreach and Research Experience

July 2, 2019

Better detection of concussions using vital signs

March 24, 2019

‘Brain vital signs’ detect concussion-related changes

March 15, 2019


March 15, 2019

‘Business incubation’ network started in Surrey

March 13, 2019

Consortium of Entrepreneurs Join Forces to Create Startup Surrey

March 13, 2019

Heuro Canada Clients Begin Innovative Neurological Treatment at Western Canada’s First Heuro PoNS™ Clinic

March 11, 2019

‘Disruptive’ Surrey-born technology detecting undiagnosed concussions

January 24, 2019

Study uses rinkside concussion testing to provide new insight into brain injuries

January 23, 2019

North Van scientist leads concussion study

January 23, 2019

Brain vital signs detect neurophysiological impairments in players with concussions

January 18, 2019

Brain Vital Signs Capture Undetected Impairments In Ice Hockey Players With Concussions

January 17, 2019

Concussion Research Reached A New Milestone As Scientists Made New Achievement

January 17, 2019

Construction begins on City Centre 3 building at Surrey Health and Tech District

November 24, 2018

VIDEO: Health and Technology District breaks ground on new building

November 16, 2018

Health and Technology District Expands Surrey’s Innovation Ecosystem Science and Technology Hub transforms with Groundbreaking of City Centre 3

November 16, 2018

SFU ImageTech Lab to advance treatment of brain disorders and diseases

September 19, 2018

SFU ImageTech Lab opens up “best possible windows” into human brain function

September 19, 2018

SFU unveils new lab at Surrey Memorial Hospital

September 18, 2018

Digital Health is on the Horizon

August 2, 2018

Tech firm, school to anchor Surrey’s City Centre 2

June 13, 2018

Science World Brings Future Science Leaders Program to Surrey’s Health and Technology District

May 24, 2018

Five women recognized with Wendy McDonald Diversity Awards

May 22, 2018

Phase two of Surrey Health and Technology District opens

May 17, 2018

Health and Technology District and Opportunities New Brunswick Form Innovations Partnership

May 15, 2018

Health and Technology District’s City Centre 2 Boosts Surrey’s Innovation Ecosystem

May 10, 2018

VRARA Member Stambol Studios partners with Health & Technology District to Create XR LAB to Embrace VR/AR

May 7, 2018

Health & Technology District Creates XR LAB to Embrace Emerging Technologies in Partnership with Conquer Experience and Stambol Studios

May 2, 2018

Crash survivor seeks to bring medical technology to Surrey

April 17, 2018

Iron Soldier fights to walk again as he leaves legacy in Surrey

March 16, 2018

Life after stroke: My father’s journey has new hope thanks to Surrey clinic

March 29, 2018

VIDEOS: Surrey neuroscience innovation highlighted during Brain Awareness Week

March 12, 2018

Measuring your brain power

March 14, 2018

Surrey celebrates Brain Awareness Week

March 13, 2018

VIDEO: 30 Surrey BIA Rowena Rizzotti

March 8, 2018

Health and Technology District Hosts Three-Day Brain Awareness Week Fair to Celebrate Neuroscience in BC

March 2, 2018

Health & Technology District Partners with Tamwood Careers College on Innovation Internship Program

February 23, 2018


February 21, 2018

Love Your Brain through yoga and meditation

January 22, 2018

16 Research Teams Receive 2018 Convening & Collaborating Awards

January 19, 2018

IMSH 2018: Year of the VR – A Breakdown of New Virtual Training Opportunities From the Exhibit Floor

January 15, 2018

The year ahead: City Centre’s rapid growth to continue in 2018

January 5, 2018

Surrey executive helps build better B.C. health care

January 9, 2018

New renderings of Lark Group’s Surrey City Centre 3

January 5, 2018

Surrey physio clinic hopes to raise $500,000 for robot

December 29, 2017

The Health and Technology District teams up with FIRSTEP on Future of Healthcare Project

December 15, 2017

‘Game-changing’ Surrey-born technology tests brain vital signs

December 14, 2017

OUR VIEW: Let’s celebrate Surrey’s medical triumphs

December 14, 2017

The Health & Technology District Partners with Spring Activator Inc. Spring Activator makes big impact on the health tech sector by bringing Global Impact Philosophy to entrepreneurs in B.C.

December 13, 2017

Isolated First Nations tap B.C. telehealth technology

December 5, 2017

Surrey Tops List of Best Place to Invest in Real Estate in BC

November 6, 2017

COLUMN: Technology gives me hope my father will walk again

November 17, 2017

Courage to Come Back Hero Michael Coss Joins Forces with Neuromotion in Search of Lokomat Donors

November 15, 2017

News: 12 Finalists named to take part in the Brainnovations Pitch Contest (December 6th, 2017)

November 6, 2017

British Columbia’s Innovation Ecosystem

October 3, 2017

Visualizing the Future through Experiential Learning

September 15, 2017

Youth is asset in Surrey’s rivalry with Vancouver

September 12, 2017

The Health and Technology District Official Provincial Partner of Alzheimer Society of B.C.’s Coffee Break® Fundraiser

August 28, 2017

Opinion: B.C. is fast becoming neuroscience centre of excellence for Canada

August 24, 2017

VIDEO: Brain monitors, virtual reality along Surrey’s Innovation Boulevard

June 15, 2017


June 13, 2017

The rise of Stanford North

May 16, 2017

Surrey’s Israel ties foster health tech partnership

April 10, 2017

Local surgery app created to save African lives

March 10, 2017

Award Magazine: Health and Technology District

February 2017

BC’s Health and Technology District Signs MOU with Israel’s Center for Digital Innovation Negev

March 21, 2017

VIDEO: Surrey tablet tech to train African healthcare workers in surgery

March 28, 2017

BC’s Health and Technology District Signs MOU with Israel’s Center for Digital Innovation Negev

March 21, 2017

Giant medical research hub rises in city of Surrey

March 20, 2017

Surrey’s new tech hub on a roll with over 20 firms signing up in 90 days

February 10, 2017

Surrey’s Health & Technology DISTRICT Announces Groundswell of New Companies

February 9, 2017

‘Tribal warfare’ hurts med-tech sector: hub founder’

January 17, 2017

A HUB of health-tech companies creates a buzz near Surrey Memorial Hospital

December 28, 2016

Program seeks to create business-savvy scientists

September 6, 2016

Nursing shortages spurs former video game developers into action

July 22, 2016

Surrey’s diversity helps keep biotech sector healthy

July 12, 2016

Next phase in the brain health revolution: Objective, physiological, and widespread measures of brain function

June 9, 2016

Surrey health-tech hub hoping to build billion-dollar business

February 23, 2016

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