9th Annual Rehab Research Day

Rehab Research day was attended by over 170 people. Poster and Podium Session were presented by Students and Clinicians to attendees at GF Strong

The 9th Annual Rehab Research Day saw a record attendance of more than 170 people, including clinicians, students, faculty and staff, participating throughout the days events. The day  consisted of two podium presentation sessions, poster presentations and lunchtime and plenary presenters. Highlights of the day included: Dr. Teresa Liu-Ambrose Lunch Hour presentation on “Physical…

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GF Strong Rehab Research Day

  This years event will consist of two podium presentation sessions, poster presentations and a lunchtime and plenary presenter. Lunch is provided by The Division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. The day begins in the GF Strong Lecture Theatre with the first podium session beginning at 10:00am. Please plan to…

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Rehab Research Participant Appreciation Event


  On September 27, the 9 UBC faculty in the Rehab Research Program of the Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute hosted a Research Participant Appreciation Event at the GF Strong Rehab Centre.  Over 80 people attended – most had participated in multiple studies as research subjects, in addition to playing…

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Recap of Open House Featured on UBC Faculty of Medicine’s Website


Written by: Matthew Querée, Rehab Research Lab Take a look at the same article featured on the UBC Faculty of Medicine’s website here.   The Rehabilitation Research Program (www.rehabresearchprogram.com) recently hosted an Open House at their lab in the GF Strong Rehabilitation Centre, British Columbia’s largest rehabilitation facility providing inpatient…

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Visiting Scholar Dr. Valorie A. Cooks, Professor and Canada Research Chair in Health Service Geographies

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“Informal Labour in the Medical Tourism Industry: The Roles and Responsibilities Taken on by Canadian Medical Tourists’ Friends and Family” UBC Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy Visiting Scholar Lecture Department of Geography, Simon Fraser University   DATE:    Thursday January 26th 2017 TIME:    2:30-3:30pm PLACE:  Department of OS&OT Lab…

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