Angela Colantonio

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Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy
CIHR Chair in Gender, Work and Health; Senior Scientist, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, UHN

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Angela Colantonio, PhD, OT Reg.(Ont.), FCAHS, FACRM is the Director of the Rehabilitation Sciences Institute at the University of Toronto and a Professor in the Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy. She held a Canadian Institutes of Health Research Chair in Gender, Work and Health with a focus on brain injury. She is a Senior Research Scientist at the Toronto Rehabilitation Institute-University Health Network, where she leads the Acquired Brain Injury and Society team. Dr. Colantonio leads an internationally recognized program of research on acquired brain injury with diverse foci on women, sex and gender, work-related traumatic brain injury, and under-served populations.

Cross Appointments
  • Rehabilitation Sciences Institute
  • Dalla Lana School of Public Health Sciences
  • Adjunct Scientist, Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences
  • Faculty Member, Collaborative Program in Neuroscience (CPIN)
School of Graduate Studies

Full Member

Research Keywords

Traumatic Brain Injury; Underserved Populations; Sex; Gender; Return-to-Work