Sara Ahmed

Sara Ahmed, PhD, is an associate professor in the School of Physical and Occupational Therapy and a member of the faculty of medicine at McGill University in Montreal, Canada. She is an FRSQ senior research scholar and also holds an appointment in the Centre de recherche interdisciplinaire en r√©adaptation and the McGill University Health Center. Supported by federal, provincial, and private industry funds, her research includes studies that 1) develop and evaluate the impact of chronic disease digital health interventions, 2) evaluate knowledge exchange and transfer interventions related to best practices for chronic disease management, and 3) address the challenges of using patient reported outcomes (e.g. health-related quality of life, self-efficacy) and the use of advanced psychometric approaches for improving the precision and efficiency of outcome evaluations.



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