Stephanie Nixon is an Associate Professor in the Department of Physical Therapy at the University of Toronto, cross-appointed at the Rehabilitation Sciences Institute and the Dalla Lana School of Public Health and is co-founder and Director of the International Centre for Disability and Rehabilitation. Stephanie is a physiotherapist who has been an HIV activist, researcher and clinician for over 20 years. More recently, Stephanie has directed increased scholarly attention to privilege, oppression, and allyship.
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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