Lina Petrella, erg. | OT., MSc.
Project Officer: BRILLIANT
Lina worked as an occupational therapist in a variety of settings along the continuum of care – from inpatient rehabilitation to community re-integration and home care. In addition to her clinical work, Lina has likewise been involved with clinical research over the years. She has been a research assistant and project coordinator for a variety of pharmaco-epidemiology studies at McGill University. Notably, she has worked with the McGill Clinical and Health Informatics Research Group, under the direction of Dr. Robyn Tamblyn, for both the Moxxi and RightRx projects and has subsequently been co-author of several scientific publications. Most recently, she was project coordinator for Dr. Lee & Dr. McDonald’s CIHR funded MedSafer study involving 11 university-affiliated sites across Canada. Lina brings her experience in rehabilitation, health informatics and project coordination to the BRILLIANT project. She is pleased to join the BRILLIANT team in her role as Project Officer and to partake in this exciting endeavour amongst a group of comprehensive skilled investigators.
Biomedical Research and Informatics Living Laboratory
for Innovative Advances of New Technologies