Julia Shaw

      Julia Shaw, BSc

     University of Ottawa

2020 Interdisciplinary Frailty Fellow (Supervisor: Daniel McIsaac)

2019 Summer Student Awards Program (Supervisor: Daniel McIsaac)

Julia Shaw is a MSc student in Epidemiology at the University of Ottawa under the supervision of Dr. Daniel McIsaac. She also works at The Ottawa Hospital Research Institute with Dr. McIsaac’s Aging Innovation in perioperative Medicine and Surgery (AIMS) research group. She completed her BSc degree in Kinesiology at McGill University and is passionate about physical activity and healthy living. Julia’s research will focus on improving outcomes for older adults with frailty undergoing cancer surgery. Her project will aim to understand who may benefit from surgery as well as to better understand adherence to exercise prehabilitation before surgery.