Congratulations to CanChild on its 25th Anniversary. This is an amazing milestone and recognition of the international reputation of CanChild and the many accomplishments over a quarter century...learn more.Congratulations to Rebecca Gewurtz and colleagues, Rob Wilton (McMaster, Geography), Bonnie Kirsh (U of T) and Rosemary Lysaght (Queen’s) who received funding from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council. Their project entitled , “Employment and disability benefits in Canada: Envisioning best practices for people with mental illness as they enter the system,” received funding of $74,960 over two years.Congratulations to Patricia Solomon, for receiving the HSGSF Excellence in Graduate Student Supervision Award. This award is for faculty members in the Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS) who have demonstrated outstanding supervision of graduate and post-doc students in Health Sciences Graduate Programs.Congratulations to Joy MacDermid who received two awards at this years’ Graduate Studies Plenary Award Ceremony. Dr. MacDermid was awarded the 2014 FHS Excellence in Graduate Student Supervision Award and the 2014 FHS Excellence Graduate Teaching Award. Students in the RS Program were very well represented at the awards ceremony this year..click here to learn more.
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Welcome to the McMaster University School of Rehabilitation Science. Established in 1989, The School of Rehabilitation Science provides exemplary, self-directed, problem-based educational programs, all at the graduate level.
The School has 29 university and 200 clinical and professional faculty and associate faculty members who provide clinical placements, tutoring and teaching.
Small group tutorials consisting of six or seven students and a faculty member provide opportunities to explore clinical cases and professional issues based on the philosophies of the concept known world-wide as the "McMaster Approach".
Through their excellence in problem-based education and collaborative research, the faculty and staff are continually acknowledged for their ongoing contributions to the advancement of Rehabilitation Science and Health Care.
Faculty within the School of Rehabilitation Science are acknowledged throughout Canada and internationally as leaders in Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy Research. Learn More...
McMaster has first class libraries and sophisticated facilities. McMaster is a medium sized, full service university with more than 15,000 full-time undergraduate and 1,800 graduate students.