Shauna Kingsnorth

4Assistant Professor, Status Only
Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy

Manager, Evidence to Care and Clinical Study Investigator
Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital

Website: Holland Bloorview Kids Rehab Hospital



Dr. Shauna Kingsnorth, PhD, is the Manager of Evidence to Care, an organizational catalyst for knowledge translation in childhood disability, and a Clinical Study Investigator at the Centre for Leadership  in Participation and Inclusion at Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital. She received her master’s and doctoral degrees in developmental psychology from the University of Toronto and completed a postdoctoral fellowship in Childhood Disability at the Bloorview Research Institute. Dr. Kingsnorth also has advanced training in program evaluation.

As a Clinical Study Investigator, Dr. Kingsnorth specializes in knowledge synthesis, employing systematic, scoping and rapid review methodologies to identify best and wise practices in pediatric rehabilitation. Projects stemming from her interests in participation and inclusion include arts-based interventions,  tools to help talk about obesity with children and families, and interventions for caregiver stress.

Cross Appointments

Rehabilitation Sciences Institute

School of Graduate Studies

Associate Member

Research Keywords

Childhood Disability; Models of Care; Participation & Inclusion; Healthcare Transition; Life Skills & Employment Readiness; Arts-Based Interventions; Infant, Child and Youth Development; Program Evaluation; Systematic Reviews; Evidence-informed Best Practice; Knowledge Translation