Archives for the Leadership Rehab Rounds


Below are the recordings of previous Leadership Rehab Rounds presentations:


Dr. Onye Nnorom
PhD, Associate Program Director | Public Health & Preventative Medicine Residency Program & Equity Diversity and Inclusion Lead & Black Health Theme Lead | Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto
Racism, Health Research and Black Lives JUN 16, 2021 Recording N/A

Dr. Christie Burton
PhD, Research Associate | Hospital for Sick Children

Insights From our Journey to Find the Genes for ADHD JUN 2, 2021 View

Dr. Elizabeth Rochon
PhD, Professor, Department of Speech-Language Pathology & Rehabilitation Sciences Institute 
Associate Director, Scientific, Senior Scientist, KITE | Toronto Rehab | University Health Network

Analyzing Speech and Language in Patient Populations: What is the Contribution?

MAY 19, 2021


Dr. Tracey Smythe
PhD, Assistant Professor, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) | Honorary Physiotherapist at the University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Building Bridges – Rehabilitation, Public Health and Research

MAY 12, 2021


Dr. Gayatri Aravind
PhD, Research Associate,
Michener Institute of Education, UHN

Understanding Factors Influencing the Sustainability of Task-Oriented Community-Based Exercise Program for
Individuals with Balance and Mobility Limitations in Canada
APR 21, 2021 View

Dr. Deryk Beal
Clinician-Scientist, Bloorview Research Institute
Dept. of Speech-Language Pathology, U of T

Exploring the Potential for Neuromodulation Therapeutics in Paediatric Rehabilitation APR 7, 2021 View

Dr. Paula Rowland
OT Reg (Ont.) PhD, Scientist, Wilson Centre

Professional Learning in the Clinical Workplace: Adjusting for a Post-Pandemic World

MAR 24, 2021


Dr. Reema Shafi
Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Department of Psychology, University of Toronto

Understanding Neural Mechanisms to Guide Rehabilitation Outcomes After Brain Injury

MAR 10, 2021


Dr. Emily S. Ho
PhD, MEd, OT Reg. (Ont)

Beyond Clinical Outcomes in Brachial Plexus Birth Injury: Measuring and Understanding the Youth and Family’s Journey

FEB 24, 2021


Dr. Manoela de Paula Ferreir
Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Toronto

Home-Based Dance Exercise Program for People with Parkinson’s Disease

FEB 10, 2021


Mikaela Stiver
PhD Candidate, Rehabilitation Sciences Institute, University of Toronto

Anatomical and Structural Properties of the Human Trapezius Muscle: Preliminary Insights Into Myofascial Pain

JAN 27, 2021


Dr. Nomazulu Dlamini
MD PhD, Division of Neurology,
The Hospital for Sick Children

Predicting Language Following Childhood Stroke: An in Vivo Model of Developmental Neuroplasticity

JAN 13, 2021


Dr. Sachindri Wijekoon
PhD, OT Reg. (Ont.)

Predicting Language Following Childhood Stroke: An in Vivo Model of Developmental Neuroplasticity DEC 02, 2020




Dr. Ali Bani-Fatemi, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow | Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH)
Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy | University of Toronto
"Are you Working Hard or Hardly Working? The Work-life Balance Paradox: Supporting Individuals from a Biopsychosocial Perspectives" JUN 1, 2022 View
Dr. Janine Farragher, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Occupational Science & Occupational Therapy | University of Toronto
Advancing Kidney Care Through a Rehabilitative Lens MAY 18, 2022 View

Dr. Shannon Scratch, PhD
Clinician Scientist, Neuropsychologist | Bloorview Research Institute

Interdisciplinary Intervention and Program Development for Youth with Acquired Brain Injury, Concussion, and their Families MAY 4, 2022 View

Dr. Saul Cobbing, PhD
Visiting Professor in Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Sciences Sector, University of Toronto | Associate Professor of Physiotherapy, School of Health Sciences, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa

Lessons from Africa: Giving Rehabilitation a More Human Face APR 20, 2022 View

Dr. Marina Wasilewski, PhD
Scientist at St. John's Rehab Research Program

Dr. Melody Nguyen, PhD
Physiatrist at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

Dr. Larry Robinson, MD
Chief, Rehabilitation Services
John and Sally Eaton Chair in Rehabilitation Science
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

Long COVID – the Lingering Effects of the COVID-19 Pandemic APR 6, 2022 View
Blake “Crash” Priddle, Author

Joanne Beyers, Mom & Retired Public Health Researcher
Good Morning, Blake: Growing Up Autistic and Being Okay MAR 23, 2022 View

Dr. Hortensia Gimeno, PhD
Associate Director for Therapies Research and Clinical Effectiveness

Mind Over Matter: Using Cognition to Address Motor Problems MAR 9, 2022 Recording N/A

Kylie Mallory, PhD Candidate
Rehabilitation Sciences Institute | University of Toronto

Exploring Youth Concussion Knowledge, Attitudes and Intentions to Provide Social Support to a Peer with a Concussion FEB 23, 2022 Recording N/A

Dr. Leif Simmatis
Postdoctoral Fellow | Dept. of Speech Language Pathology  | University of Toronto

Developing Digital Sensorimotor Biomarkers JAN 26, 2022 View

Dr. Hardeep Singh
Assistant Professor | Dept. of Occupational Science & Occupational Therapy | University of Toronto | March of Dimes Paul J.J. Martin Early Career Professor

Exploring Transition Experiences After Spinal Cord Injury JAN 12, 2022 View
Dr. Shlomit Rotenberg
Assistant Professor | Dept. of Occupational Science & Occupational Therapy, Rehabilitation Sciences Institute, Institute for Life Course and Aging | University of Toronto
Adjunct Scientist | Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest
Older Adults with Subjective Cognitive Decline Present Objective Problems in Everyday Life DEC 8, 2021 Recording N/A
Dr. Mika Nonoyama
Associate Professor, Faculty of Health Sciences | Ontario Tech University
Health Clinician Scientist, Respiratory Therapy & Child Health Evaluative Sciences | SickKids
Assistant Professor (Status), Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Sciences Institute | University of Toronto
Implementation Strategies used to Reduce Unplanned Extubations in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at the Hospital for Sick Children NOV 24, 2021 View
Jennifer Ryan
PhD Candidate, Physiotherapist
Rehabilitation Sciences Institute | Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital
Motor Learning Strategies in Pediatric Rehabilitation NOV 10, 2021 View
Linda Thøring Øverberg 
PhD Candidate | OsloMet University, Norway
Visiting Scholar, Safe Independent Mobility, KITE Research Institute | Toronto Rehabilitation Institute – University Health Network
Understanding How High Intensity Interval Training (HIIT) Affects the Brain OCT 27, 2021 View
Sin-Tung Lau
Research Associate, Home, Community, & Institutional Environments Team
KITE Research Institute, UHN-Toronto Rehab
A Canadian Roadmap for Accessibility Standards OCT 13,