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Jennifer Abbass Dick, PhD

Breastfeeding; parenting; co-parenting; fathers.


JoAnne Arcand, PhD

Public health nutrition; clinical nutrition; dietetics; food policy (food supply, public knowledge attitudes behaviours); chronic disease prevention and management; cardiovascular disease (hypertension, heart failure); program and policy evaluation; patient oriented research; implementation science; dietary sodium; dietary assessment; knowledge translation.

Robert Balogh, PhD

Intellectual disability; health services; primary care; preventable hospitalizations; dual diagnosis; health disparities.

Caroline Barakat, PhD

Environmental / occupational health; child and adolescent health; public health; health geography; air pollution and health; health inequities; cohort studies; quantitative research.

Emma Bartfay, PhD

Dementia care; epidemiology; aging; gerontology; global health; population health; health services utilization.

Wally Bartfay, PhD

Public and population health; prevention and health promotion related to non-communicable chronic diseases in older adults; use of mobile information and communication technologies and health outcomes; e-health; men in nursing.

Toba Bryant, PhD

Health policy; social policy; social determinants of health; welfare state analysis; women's health; health equity;, social determinants of health.

Carolyn Byrne, PhD

Professor Emeritus 

Sue Coffey, PhD

Innovative nursing curriculum; curriculum evaluation; accessible post-secondary education for non-traditional students; nursing theory development.

Pierre Côté, PhD

Epidemiology; disability; rehabilitation; musculoskeletal pain; traffic injuries; low back and neck pain; mental health; clinical practice guidelines.

Shilpa Dogra, PhD

Aging; asthma; chronic disease; exercise; fitness; performance; sedentary behaviour.

Brenda Gamble, PhD

Health human resources; accountability; health services research; interprofessional education and collaboration; public/private sectors in health care; health policy analysis; funding and delivery of medical laboratory services.

Holly Jones-Taggart, PhD

Cellular response to external stimuli; molecular manipulation techniques; technology-enhanced strategies for delivery of health sciences education.

Serene Kerpan, PhD

Physical activity and learning; physical activity and mental health; school-based physical activity; Indigenous health; Indigenous physical activity; community-engaged research.

Nicholas La Delfa, PhD

Human neuromechanics; occupational biomechanics; proactive ergonomics; neuromuscular fatigue and recovery; upper extremity strength prediction; digital human modelling and work simulation; musculoskeletal modelling.

Manon Lemonde, PhD

Chronic disease management; program evaluation; senior's health; oncology; quality of life and symptoms management; palliative care; end-of-life; health human resources; francophone health.

Lori Livingston, PhD

Sport officiating; clinical biomechanics; injury prevention; rehabilitation; validity, reliability and accuracy of clinical measurements; sport coaching.

Meghann Lloyd, PhD

Physical activity and motor development in children with and without disabilities; interaction of fundamental motor skills and physical activity; Down Syndrome; Autism Spectrum Disorder and Developmental Co-ordination Disorder (DCD); pediatric obesity in children with and without disabilities; early intervention.

Janet McCabe, PhS

Intellectual disability; Developmental disability; Physical activity; health promotion; community-engaged research; health disparities; rural and remote; nursing; social inclusion.

Bernadette Murphy, PhD

Sensorimotor integration; neural adaptation and learning; neurophysiology of musculoskeletal treatments; neural markers in chronic pain; neural effects of exercise.

Mika Nonoyama, PhD

Chronic respiratory disease management (COPD, lung cancer); long-term and prolonged mechanical ventilation; exercise and rehabilitation; paediatric respiratory therapy.

Efrosini Papaconstantinou, PhD

Sleep; sleep patterns; predictors of disturbed sleep; pediatrics; child and adolescent health; randomized controlled trials; evaluation of nursing interventions; non-pharmacological interventions.

David Rudoler, PhD

Health services; health policy; health economics; econometrics; primary care; mental health and addictions; data science.

Otto Sanchez, PhD

Environmental factors of cancer; knowledge synthesis and translation in environmental health; pathophysiology of cancer.

Heather Sprenger, PhD

Physiology; exercise; metabolism; environmental physiology; performance.

Wendy Stanyon, PhD

Community-based research; community engagement; mental health; vulnerable populations; training and education tools; Mindsight; simulation.

Winnie Sun, PhD

Gerontology; community health; self-management; home care safety; adverse events; assistive technologies; information communication technology; dementia; social inclusion; disability health services and policy.

Ellen Vogel, PhD

Nutritional genomics; functional foods; chronic disease prevention; food security; food and nutrition policy; nutrition labelling; telecommuting; teaching and learning technologies.

Nick Wattie, PhD

Sport psychology; athlete development; sport expertise; positive youth development; athlete health; athlete morbidity and mortality; relative age effects; birthplace effects; talent identification; parasport.

Paul Yielder, PhD

Computed tomography; MRI/fMRI; ultrasound; anatomical modelling; musculoskeletal magnetic resonance imaging (MRI); neuroanatomy; neuroscience; performance asymmetry; psychopathology.

Hilde Zitzelsberger, PhD

Disabilities and differences; chronic illnesses; community health; gender and health (women and girls); health-care technologies.

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