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Julia Hanigsberg President and CEO
President and CEO, Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital
​​​​​​​corporate culture, pediatric disability advocacy, women in leadership
Sandra Hawken
President and CEO, Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital Foundation
not-for-profit, pediatric disability advocacy, philanthropy
Clinical Care
Cara Sudoma
Infection Prevention and Control Lead
infection prevention and control, patient safety
Dagmara Urbanowicz
Social Worker
mindfulness, mental health, patient wellness
Golda Milo-Manson Vice-President, Medicine and Academic Affairs
Vice-President, Medicine and Academic Affairs
education, medicine, pediatrics
Dr. Peter Rumney
Clinical Team Investigator and Physician Director, Rehab and CCC
acquired brain injury, concussion, innovative therapy modalities
Dr. Peter Rumney
Clinical Team Investigator; Physician Director, Rehab and Complex Continuing Care Co-Director, Centre for Leadership in Brain Injury
Equity, Diversity and Inclusion
Director, Client and Family Integrated Care
client and family centered care, health equity, racial and social justice
Meenu Sikand, executive lead on equity, diversity and inclusion at Holland Bloorview
Executive Lead – Equity, Diversity and Inclusion
accessibility, gender equity, public policy
Music and Arts
Andrea Lamont
Music Therapist and Music Coordinator, Music and Arts
music therapy
Shannon Crossman
Program Coordinator, Arts, Music and Arts, Artist
inclusive arts-based programming
Participation and Inclusion
Carolyn McDougall
Occupational Therapist & Project Lead - Employment, Transitions Strategy
transitioning to adulthood - employment
Kristen English
Therapeutic Recreation Specialist
adapted sport & recreation, health promotion
Patient and Family Centred Care
Jean Hammond
Family Partnerships Specialist
patient family advocacy, lived experience (mother), caregiver support
Melissa Ngo
Family Support Specialist
patient family advocacy, lived experience (sibling), health equity
Azadeh Kushki
Senior Scientist, Bloorview Research Institute Associate Professor, Institute of Biomedical Engineering, University of Toronto
autism and technology
Darcy Fehlings
Senior Clinician Scientist Head, Division of Developmental Paediatrics; and Professor of Paediatrics, University of Toronto
cerebral palsy
Elaine Biddiss
Senior Scientist and Director of the PEARL Lab
tech-based therapies, activities
Evdokia Anagnostou
Child Neurologist and Professor of Pediatrics, University of Toronto; Assistant Director, Holland Bloorview Research Institute
autism and technology
Jessica Brian
Clinician Investigator; Psychologist; Associate Professor, Developmental Paediatrics, University of Toronto
autism - early identifification, intervention
Dr. Melanie Penner, Clinician Scientist, Autism Research Centre
Clinician Scientist and Developmental Pediatrician Bloorview Childrens Hospital Foundation (BCHF) Research Chair in Developmental Pediatrics
austim - diagnosis and treatment
Sally Lindsay
Senior Scientist
youth with disabilities and work
Shannon Scratch
Clinician Scientist; Clinical Neuropsychologist, Ph.D., C.Psych.
acquired brain injury, concussion
Sharon Smile
Clinical Study Investigator, Developmental Pediatrician
autism, mental health
Timothy Ross
inclusive play, transportation
Tom Chau
Vice President of Research and Director, Bloorview Research Institute, Raymond Chang Foundation Chair in Access Innovations
childhood disability research

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