Sherry Lynn Grace
Sherry L. Grace holds a Ph.D. degree. She is an Associate Professor at the School of Kinesiology and Health Science at York University, a scientist with the Women’s Health Program at the Behavioural Sciences and Health Division, Toronto General Research Institute, an Adjunct Scientist with the Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, and a Research Scientist in Chronic Disease Management at York Central Hospital. She is also appointed as an Assistant Professor of the Psychiatry, Health, and Disease Program of the Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, and she is affiliated with Graduate Department of Rehabilitation Sciences and Heart and Stroke/Richard Lewar Centre of Excellence in Cardiovascular Research. She holds a New Investigator Award from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research. Her research interests lie in the areas of cardiac psychology and health services utilization, specifically referral and continuity in secondary preventive services for women and men with heart disease. She has held grant funding totaling approximately $5 million, has published approximately 75 peer-reviewed papers, and has collaborated on government reports (e.g., Women’s Health Surveillance Report, Ontario Women’s Health Status Report) and clinical practice guidelines (e.g., Canadian Guidelines for Cardiac Rehabilitation and Cardiovascular Disease Prevention). She is an Editorial Board Member with the Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation and Prevention. She is a previous Board Member of the Canadian Association of Cardiac Rehabilitation. She serves on the Central LHIN and Cardiac Care Network of Ontario Chronic Disease Management working committees.
Biography Updated on 24 November 2011