Laura Brunton, PhD

Assistant Professor

Room 2310A, EC
519 661-2111 x81501
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  • MSc, MPT, PhD (Western University)
  • BKin (Brock University)

Graduate Program Supervision

  • Health and Rehabilitation Sciences MSc | PhD

Research In Profile

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Featured Publications and Projects

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Current Grants and Research Projects

  • Anxiety and Depression in youth with cerebral palsy: Role of physiological risk factors – CereBRUM
  • Health Concerns of Adolescents and Adults with Childhood Onset Physical Disabilities
  • Evaluating a Model of Transitional and Lifelong Care for Adults with Childhood-Onset Disabilities

Featured Graduate Student Projects

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Graduate Student Opportunities

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Additional Information

Academic Appointments and Research Affiliations

  • CanChild Centre for Childhood Disability Research
  • Active Living Alliance for Canadians with a Disability (ALACD)


  • Canadian Physiotherapy Association Paediatric Division Rising Star Distinction (2014)
  • The London District OPA-CPA Lillian Pollard Award (2014)

Professional Activities

  • Canadian Physiotherapy Association Paediatric Division – Past Chair