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Leadership Rehab Rounds – Dr. Cathy Craven
February 26, 2020 @ 12:10 pm - 1:00 pm
Date: Wednesday, February 26, 2020
Time: 12:10 – 1:00pm
Speaker’s name and position title:
B.C. Craven, BA, MD, Msc, FRCPC
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Presentation title :
Mythbusting: Bone Health after Spinal Cord Injury
Dr. Cathy Craven is the Toronto Rehabilitation Institute/ University of Toronto Chair in Spinal Cord Injury SCI Rehabilitation. She is an Associate Professor in the Division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Department of Medicine with cross appointments in the Institutes of Health Policy Management and Evaluation and Rehabilitation Sciences at the University of Toronto. Dr. Craven is a Senior Scientist and Team Leader of the Neural Engineering and Therapeutics Research Team. She has a passion for patient engagement in research which has manifest as Lead for the Central Recruitment Process at KITE-UHN. Dr. Craven leads the field with her clinical and research expertise in the prevention and management of osteoporosis and health service innovation for individuals living with spinal cord injury. Dr. Craven has published over 200 articles on related topics. (http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?cmd=PureSearch&term=Craven%20BC%20%5Bauthor%5D). External to UHN, Dr. Craven is a Fellow of the American Spinal Injury Association, Chair of the Rick Hansen Institute’s CARE Committee, Co-Chair of the 1-8th National SCI Conference and founding Chair of the Canadian Spinal Cord Injury – Rehabilitation Association (CSCI-RA). CSCI-RA was created to promote access and inclusion for individuals living with SCI through research, education and advocacy (www.cscira.com).