Sareh Zarshenas wins Toronto Rehab Team Excellence Award

Eversarehy year, the Toronto Rehabilitation Institute presents Team Excellence Awards to graduate students from each of the Institute’s 11 research teams, in recognition of exceptional performance. Sareh Zarshenas was this year’s winner from the Acquired Bain Injury & Society team.

Sareh is an award-winning former occupational therapy faculty member of the Isfahan University Medical Sciences,  Rehabilitation Sciences Department, in Iran. She has seven published papers and was successful in obtaining three grants. As a doctoral student in the Rehabilitation Sciences Institute she has taken leadership roles within a multi-centred international study on rehabilitation outcomes with world renowned rehabilitation research investigators. She recently led a successful symposia submission for an international conference which addresses sex and age among brain injured inpatient rehabilitation patients. She is a recognized leader within the Rehabilitation Sciences Institute and also at the Toronto Rehabilitation Institute-UHN. She is an enthusiastic participant of our Gender Work and Health Journal Club. Outside of academia, she is a member of the Hooshvar Foundation that supports building cultural diversity and the Iranian Women’s Association of Ontario.

Congratulations, Sareh!

Similar Articles

Lin Haag wins prestigious... We warmly congratulate our doctoral trainee, Ms. Halina (Lin) Haag, who has been awarded a 2017-2018 Women’s Health Scholars Award for her research in disabilities and traumatic
Sareh Zarshenas wins Toro... Every year, the Toronto Rehabilitation Institute presents Team Excellence Awards to graduate students from each of the Institute’s 11 research teams, in recognition of exceptional performance. Sareh
2016 Back to School Confe... The 2016 Back to School Conference with PIA Law and Ontario Brain Injury Association takes place Friday, September 16, 2016, at the Shangri-La Hotel, 188 University Ave.,
Awards and Funding, Sprin... The ABI Research Lab is pleased to recognize trainees Lin Haag on winning the prestigious Ontario Women’s Health Scholars Award, and Reema Shafi for her successful Women’s
Battered and Brain Injure... Every year thousands of Canadian women are beaten by their intimate partners. Most of the physical injuries are a result of battery to the face, head, neck,
Coming Soon
Dr. Tatyana Mollayeva rec... Dr. Tatyana Mollayeva, Post Doctoral Fellow at the University of Toronto and University Health Network has been recognized with the prestigious Elio Lugaresi Award for Education by
The New Face of the ABI R... It is with great excitement that we present our new website.  We encourage you to browse and click your way through the pages. Please let us know
Fatigue, Impaired Alertne... Dr. Tatyana Mollayeva will lead a pre-conference instructional course on this topic at the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine’s 93rd Annual Conference in Chicago. The course will
Sex, Gender and Traumatic... The Supplement to the journal Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation titled “Sex, Gender and Traumatic Brain Injury” is now published.  Dr. Angela Colantonio, guest editor of