Rehabilitation of the cognitively impaired older adult
Balance, gait and postural stability in older adults
Gait & Brain Lab: Parkwood Hospital
Introduction to physical therapy practice
Neuroscience and neurological conditions
Ontario Research Coalition (ORC) Early Researcher Award – 2011
Edmund V. Cowdry Prize. Canadian Geriatrics Society - 2010
AgePlus Prize, Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), Institute of Aging - 2009
Member of Scientific Awards Committee for Physiotherapy Foundation of Canada
Member of executive committee for Seniors’ Health Division, Canadian Physiotherapy Association
Muir-Hunter SW, Montero Odasso M. The gait cost of using a mobility aid in older adults with Alzheimer’s disease. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2016;64(2):437-8.
Muir-Hunter SW, Lim Fat G, Mackenzie R, Wells J, Montero Odasso M. Defining rehabilitation success in older adults with dementia – results from an inpatient geriatric rehabilitation unit. Journal of Nutrition Health Aging. 2016;20(4):439-45.
Muir-Hunter SW, Graham L, Montero Odasso M. Reliability of the Berg Balance Scale as a clinical measure of balance in community-dwelling older adults with mild to moderate Alzheimer’s disease: a pilot study. Physiotherapy Canada. 2015;67(3):255-262.
Muir-Hunter SW, Wittwer J. Dual-task testing to predict falls in community-dwelling older adults – a systematic review. Physiotherapy. 2016;102(1):29-40.
Hill KD, Hunter SW, Batchelor F, Cavalheri V, Burton E. Individualised home-based exercise programs for older people to reduce falls and improve physical performance: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Maturitas. 2015;82(1):72-84.
Montero-Odasso M, Oteng-Amoaka A, Speechley M, Gopaul K, Beauchet O, Annweiler C, Muir-Hunter SW. The motor signature of mild cognitive impairment: results from the Gait & Brain Study. Journals of Gerontology Medical Science Biological Science. 2014; 69(11):1415-21.