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Nancy Salbach

Physical therapist, Professor, and Heart and Stroke Foundation Mid-Career Investigator in the Department of Physical Therapy, at the University of Toronto and an Adjunct Scientist in KITE-Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, UHN. She has published more than 100 research articles and obtained over $6 million in peer-reviewed funding. Dr. Salbach’s knowledge translation research focuses on exploring the influence of facilitation, and guideline implementation tools on advancing stroke rehabilitation practice; and the implementation of task-oriented community exercise programs for older adults with balance and mobility limitations. Dr. Salbach has expertise with cluster randomized trials, process evaluations, systematic and scoping reviews, measurement, and multi-level modeling. She co-chaired the 2020 update of the rehabilitation module of the Canadian Stroke Best Practice Recommendations published in the International Journal of Stroke.

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  • Professor, Department of Physical Therapy, Temerty Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto
  • Full Member, Rehabilitation Sciences Institute, University of Toronto
  • Adjunct Scientist, KITE-Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, University Health Network
  • stroke, older adults, balance & mobility, task-oriented training, knowledge translation, evidence-based practice, community exercise programs, cluster randomized trials, measurement, systematic/scoping reviews, multivariable modeling, mixed methods