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
Hill KD, Hunter SW, Batchelor F, Cavalheri V & Burton E. (2015). Individualised home exercise programs for older people to reduce falls and improve physical performance: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Maturitas, Apr 29. pii: S0378-5122(15)00642-8. [Epub ahead of print]
Huo YR, Suriyaarachchi P, Gomez F, Curcio CL, Boersma D, Muir SW, Montero Odasso M, Gunawardene P, Demontiero O & Duque G. (2015). Phenotype of osteosarcopenia in older individuals with a history of falling, Journal of the American Medical Directors Association, Apr; 16(4), 290-5.
Islam A, Muir-Hunter SW, Speechley M & Montero Odasso M. (2014). Facilitating frailty identification: comparison of two methods among community-dwelling older adults. Journal of Frailty and Aging, 3(4), 216-221.
Montero-Odasso M, Oteng-Amoaka A, Speechley M, Gopaul K, Beauchet O, Annweiler C & Muir-Hunter SW. (2014). The motor signature of mild cognitive impairment: results from the Gait & Brain Study. Journals of Gerontology Medical Science Biological Science, 69(11), 1415-21.
Montero-Odasso M, Muir-Hunter SW, Oteng-Amoako A, Gopaul K, Islam A, Borrie M, Wells J & Speechley M. (2015). Donepezil improves gait performance in older adults with mild Alzheimer’s disease: A complementary approach to fall risk reduction in dementia. Journal of Alzheimer Disease, 43(1), 193-9.
Verghese J, Annweiler C, Ayers E, Barzilai N, Beauchet O, Bennett DA, Bridenbaugh SA, Buchman AS, Callisaya ML, Camicioli RM, Capistrant B, Chatterji S, De Cock AM, Ferrucci L, Giladi N, Guralnik J, Hausdorff J, Holtzer R, Kim KW, Kowal P, Kressig RW, Lim JY, Lord S, Meguro K, Montero-Odasso M, Muir-Hunter S, Noone ML, Rochester L, Srikanth V & Wang C. (2014). Motoric Cognitive Risk Syndrome: Multi-country Prevalence and Dementia Risk. Neurology, 83(8), 718-26. (epub July 16, 2014)