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PhD candidate Kyle Vader appointed to CIHR Institute Advisory Board

Kyle Vader, PhD candidate in the School of Rehabilitation Therapy, has been appointed to the Institute Advisory Board (IAB) for the Institute of Musculoskeletal Health and Arthritis (IMHA) at the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR). 

School of Rehabilitation Therapy remembers Bill Meyerman

Queen’s University is remembering Bill Meyerman, a dedicated, long time volunteer mentor for health sciences students. Bill lived with a spinal cord injury for over 50 years since he was hit by a car at age five. He spent his childhood and teenage years living in a rehabilitation facility in Toronto. After a career in social services, his occupation focused on raising his two daughters and assuming household responsibilities while his wife worked outside the home.

A single project can open the doors for many people. Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program Collaborative Research Project

For the past two years, Setareh Ghahari has been immersed in a collaborative research project with scholars at the University of Gondar (UoG) that aims to examine the many barriers faced by students with disabilities in Ethiopian universities and how to improve their access to education.

Participating in the project was an opportunity Dr. Ghahari couldn’t pass up, given her research focus on improving access to health care and services, specifically for those with a disability, and her interest in exploring practices in other countries.

A Tribute to Physiotherapist Bette Torrible

Written by Jennifer Sivilotti (Queen’s PT ’96), currently working at Ongwanada

A Here- and- Now Challenge for Occupational Therapists

By Imasha Perera and Kate-Lin Douglas

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