FCC Forums backstage with Rick Hansen

Hear how Rick Hansen has inspired people everywhere to donate $280 million for spinal cord research, and why he believes people with spinal injuries will one day walk again.

Video Highlights

  • Rick Hansen defines what hope means to him and how he stayed hopeful during the toughest times of his life
  • His Man In Motion World Tour raised millions of dollars for spinal cord research and initiatives
  • Research has advanced the treatment of spinal cord injuries and some people are showing significant recovery
  • Hear how his grandfather’s death in a combine accident taught Rick and his family a lesson in dealing with trauma