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Edith Strauss Grants

All projects receiving Edith Strauss funding are KT-related projects that are high quality, methodologically rigorous, and implement research evidence into clinical practice

These innovative projects involve the collaboration between researchers at the School of Physical and Occupational Therapy and health care professionals, therefore enhancing the successful uptake of research evidence into practice. Ultimately the goal of these projects is to improve patient outcomes and the quality of care

There is a bi-annual call for proposals:  June and December of the year

Next call for proposals: June 2015

 

DELIVERABLES FOR EACH PROJECT: Poster and oral presentation, and usually one publication

VARIETY OF CLINICAL SITES INVOLVED to date:

  • McGill University Health Centers
  • Constance Lethbridge Rehabilitation Center
  • Jewish Rehabilitation Hospital
  • Institut de Readaptation Gingras-Lindsay de Montreal
  • MAB-MacKay Rehabilitation Center
  • Centre de readaptation Lucie-Bruneau

NUMEROUS RESEARCH TOPIC AREAS:  Driving, cognition, pediatric disability, mobility, chronic disease management, hemiplegia, ethics, mental health, knowledge translation, low back pain, rheumatoid arthritis, spina bifida, osteoarthritis, chronic pain, multiple sclerosis, hip fracture, unilateral neglect following stroke.