Organization/University:University of Toronto; Toronto Rehabilitation Institute
Department:Occupational Science & Therapy
Dr. Colantonio is a Senior Research Scientist at Toronto Rehab, where she holds the Saunderson Family Chair in Acquired Brain Injury Research. She is also an Associate Professor at the University of Toronto. Dr. Colantonio has studied the epidemiology of disability in older people with acquired brain injury, dementia and stroke. Her current focus in on aging and traumatic brain injury. She has a PhD in Epidemiology and Public Health from Yale University, and an MSc in Community Health and undergraduate degree in Occupational Therapy from the University of Toronto.
Current Research Projects:The Acquired Brain Injury Data Set project; living environments for persons with brain injury; neurotrauma surveillance project; brain injury in vulnerable populations
Methodological Expertise:occupational therapy, epidemiology, health promotion, rehabilitation, knowledge transfer (research based theatre)Search Researcher Database