Dr. Stephanie Nixon

  • Privilege and Oppression: Two Sides of the Same Coin

    Posted on November 23, 2016 in News & Events

    As healthcare providers, how do we think and talk about privilege? How do we understand issues of oppression? Are we able to identify and analyze our own positions of advantage? Dr. Stephanie Nixon is facing these difficult questions head-on. While they might make some people uncomfortable, Nixon says they are important to consider, and are […]

  • Exploring the Effectiveness of Aerobic Exercise for Adults Living with HIV

    Posted on June 7, 2016 in News & Events

    Department of Physical Therapy Professor Dr. Kelly O’Brien has published a systematic review and meta-analysis on the effectiveness of aerobic exercise for adults living with HIV in BMC Infectious Diseases. Dr. O’Brien and her co-investigators used the Cochrane Collaboration protocol to examine the safety and effectiveness of aerobic exercise interventions on immunological, virological, cardiorespiratory, strength, […]

  • New Resource for HIV Rehabilitation

    Posted on December 1, 2015 in News & Events, Research

    Dr. Stephanie Nixon and her team have developed an E-Module on HIV and Rehab for Sub-Saharan Africa that launched in Zambia yesterday. This launch was featured by U of T News, Zambia Daily Mail and QFM (Zambia). In honour of World AIDS Day, the Rehabilitation Sciences Institute has also highlighted some of the research our faculty, including Dr. Nixon, Dr. Kelly O’Brien […]