Susan Jaglal, BSc, MSc, PhD

Chair & Professor 

Department of Physical Therapy
160-500 University Avenue
Toronto, Ontario, M5G 1V7

Fax:        416-946-8562


Dr. Jaglal is the Interim Chair and Professor in the Department of Physical Therapy at the University of Toronto with cross appointments to the Rehabilitation Sciences Institute (RSI) and the Institute for Health Policy, Management and Evaluation (IHPME). She holds the Toronto Rehabilitation Institute-University Health Network Chair at the University of Toronto. Professor Jaglal also is the Academic Lead for Training in the AGEWELL Networks of Centres of Excellence.

Prof. Jaglal is a fellow of the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences and a recipient of the Canadian Society for Epidemiology and Biostatistics Service Award.

Dr. Jaglal is a health services researcher with over 200 peer-reviewed journal articles. Her research interests include osteoporosis, spinal cord injury and rehabilitation health services with emphasis on utilization, appropriateness, self-management and knowledge translation. As a dedicated educator, Prof. Jaglal is the recipient of the Faculty of Medicine Graduate Teaching Award for Sustained Excellence in Graduate Teaching and Mentorship, the Continuing/Sustained Excellence in Graduate Student Supervision and Mentorship Award from RSI and the Eugenie Stewart Award for MSc/PhD Supervision from IHPME.

Sibley KM, Straus SE, Webster F, Jaglal SB. Moving balance and mobility evidence in to action: A primer in knowledge translation. Gait & Posture. doi:10.1016/j.gaitpost.2011.03.002 [Epub ahead of print].

Salbach NM, Guilcher SJT, Jaglal SB, Davis D. Factors influencing research use in clinical decision-making among physical therapists providing services post-stroke. Implementation Science, 2010, 5:77 (14 October 2010)

Soever LJ, MacKay C, Saryeddine T, Davis AM, Flannery JF, Jaglal SB, Levy C, Mahomed N.  Educational needs of patients undergoing total joint arthroplasty.  Physiother Can. 2010;62:206-214.

Jaglal SB, Hawker GA, Cameron C, Canavan J, Beaton DE, Bogoch E, Jain , Papaioannou A, ORMEW working group.  The Ontario Osteoporosis Strategy: Implementation of a Population-based Osteoporosis Action Plan in Canada. Osteoporosis International  Osteoporos Int. 2010 Jun;21(6):903-8.

Guilcher SJT, Newman A, Jaglal SB. A Comparison of Cervical Cancer Screening Rates among Women with Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury and the General Population.  Journal of Women’s Health. January 2010, 19(1): 175-180.

Couris C, Guilcher SJ, Munce SE, Fung K, Craven BC, Verrier M, Jaglal SB. Characteristics of adults with incident traumatic spinal cord injury in Ontario, Canada. Spinal Cord 2010; Jan;48(1):39-44

Jaglal SB, Munce SE, Guilcher SJ, Couris CM, Fung K, Craven BC, Verrier M. Health system factors associated with rehospitalization after traumatic spinal cord injury: a population based study. Spinal Cord 2009 47: 604-609

  • Epidemiology
  • Health Services Research
  • Musculoskeletal
  • Osteoporosis
  • Rehabilitation Health Services

Research Methods (REH 1120H)

Chair, Department of Physical Therapy, University of Toronto
Professor, Department of Physical Therapy, University of Toronto
Senior Scientist, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute
Professor, Graduate Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Toronto
Professor, Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto
Professor, Dalla Lana School of Public Health
Adjunct Senior Scientist, Institute for Clinical and Evaluative Sciences
Senior Researcher, Women’s College Research Institute