The PAR-KT Co-Lab in the SPOTlight

Wednesday, October 18, 2023 12:00to13:00

Keiko Shikako, erg., OT, PhD, will showcase the work of two Postdoctoral Fellows from the Participation and Knowledge Translation in Childhood Disability Collaborative (PAR-KT Co-Lab). Their work focuses on improving youth engagement in research and policy.

The PAR-KT Co-Lab (Participation and Knowledge Translation in Childhood Disability Collaborative),  conducts participatory research with children and youth with disabilities and everyone around them: families, community, educators, healthcare providers, and decision-makers.  The Collaborative creates research with communities to inform systems and policy transformation and foster the development of healthy communities where everybody has their Human Rights respected.

Wednesday October 18th, 12pm EDT

Supporting Youth with Disabilities and Siblings during the Transition to Adulthood

Linda Nguyen, Ph.D. 
McGill University 

Approaches and Practices of Youth Engagement: Learning and Reflection

Sakiko Yamaguchi, Ph.D.
McGill University 

Kindly note the webinar will be presented in English.

This meeting will be held via ZOOM and requires registration. To manage flow and process, please register below in advance. The presentation will begin promptly at 12 noon.


The SPOTlight on Rehabilitation initiative enables researchers at McGill University's School of Physical and Occupational Therapy to highlight their work to colleagues, students, and stakeholders through webinars, podcasts, educational videos, feature articles, in-person events, and other dissemination platforms. 

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