Program: Ph.D. candidate - Health and Rehabilitation Sciences
Internship Location: Mwanza, Tanzania
Partner Organization: Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences
Internship Project: Raising awareness on road traffic accidents in Tanzania
Sarah Krasniuk has completed both an Honours Bachelor degree of
Kinesiology in 2009, and a Master’s of Science in Kinesiology, in 2012 at Lakehead University. As a registered kinesiologist, Ms. Krasniuk has worked in clinical and long-term care settings for two years. She is now pursuing her Ph.D. in the Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Occupational Science field, at Western University, with research interests on the effects of visual ability and visual attention impairments on fitness to drive of adults with multiple sclerosis. Currently, Ms. Krasniuk is collaborating with Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences on raising awareness on road traffic accidents in Mwanza, Tanzania.