CIHR

  • Drs. Dina Brooks and Sunita Mathur Receive CIHR Project Grants

    Posted on August 2, 2016 in News & Events

    Department of Physical Therapy professors win Canadian Institute of Health Research (CIHR) funding. When Dr. Brooks and Dr. Mathur each applied to CIHR back in March, they had a 13% chance of winning funding. Their submissions, which underwent a stringent peer review process, were selected out of 3,819 proposals. “I am so pleased to have been […]

  • Department of Physical Therapy Professors Shine Light on HIV, Aging and Rehabilitation

    Posted on May 26, 2016 in News & Events

    University of Toronto Shares Emerging Evidence at the 25th Annual Canadian Conference on HIV Rehabilitation Research. The 25th Annual Canadian Conference on HIV/AIDS Research was held May 12-15, 2016 in Winnipeg, Manitoba. On May 12, Department of Physical Therapy Assistant Professor Dr. Kelly O’Brien co-hosted the 3rd International Forum on HIV and Rehabilitation Research. This […]

  • Dr. Kelly O’Brien receives three year CIHR Grant

    Posted on January 31, 2012 in Grants & Promotions, News & Events

    Congratulations to Dr. Kelly O’Brien for being awarded a three year grant from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) and CIHR Institute of Infection & Immunity: HIV/AIDS entitled ‘Measuring and Modeling Disability, Comorbidities and Rehabilitation among People Living with HIV in Canada: The HIV Health and Rehabilitation Survey’.  As people with HIV are living […]

  • Dr. Barbara Gibson receives three year CIHR Grant

    Posted on in Grants & Promotions, News & Events

    Congratulations to Dr. Barbara Gibson, who received a three year Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Operating Grant entitled ‘The Challenge Module for evaluating advanced motor skills of children with cerebral palsy: From measurement to child centred goal setting’. For the most functional children with Cerebral Palsy (CP) the negative impact of apparently ‘minor’ physical limitations on activity […]