Samantha Micsinszki, RN, PhD is a registered nurse and currently a postdoctoral researcher at CanChild Centre for Childhood Disability Research at McMaster University, and Training Director of the Family Engagement in Research (FER) Training Program. Sam has a particular interest in patient and family engagement in research as well as knowledge translation and research impact. Her work focuses on participatory approaches to inclusive and meaningful patient and family engagement across the lifespan. In 2021, Sam was diagnosed with Crohn’s disease, an experience that has had a significant impact on her personally and professionally. She is keen to use her experiences and her new perspective to create awareness of and advocate for equitable patient and family centered research and care through creative methodologies. When not working, you'll find Sam lacing up her skates, learning how to play hockey.
The Journal for the Humanities in Rehabilitation is a peer reviewed, multi-media journal using a collaborative model with rehabilitation professionals, patients and their families to gain a greater understanding of the human experience of disability through art, literature and narrative. The purpose of this interdisciplinary journal is to raise the consciousness and deepen the intellect of the humanistic relationship in the rehabilitation sciences.
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