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Annette Majnemer,  PhD

Principal Investigator: BRILLIANT

Annette Majnemer,  PhD

Dr. Majnemer is an occupational therapist with graduate training from the Department of Neurology & Neurosurgery at McGill University (MSc, PhD). She is currently a Professor at the School of Physical & Occupational Therapy, and is an Associate Member of the Departments of Pediatrics and Neurology & Neurosurgery at McGill University.

Dr. Majnemer’s research interests focus on the developmental, functional and quality of life outcomes of children with disabilities and their determinants. Populations of interest include preterm infants, children with congenital heart defects following open-heart surgery, children with cerebral palsy and developmental delay. She is also examining health service utilization patterns and quality of care in these populations. She is a member of the MUHC Research Institute and her research lab is based at the Montreal Children’s Hospital. Dr. Majnemer leads CHILD-BRIGHT, a pan-Canadian patient-oriented research network (SPOR CIHR) focused on children with brain-based developmental disabilities and their families.

BRILLIANT Research Projects

Dr. Majnemer will be involved in a number of specific BRILLIANT research projects.




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