Marie-Josée Sirois

Sirois Marie Josee

Marie-Josée Sirois, OT, PhD

Université Laval/CHU de Québec

Principal Investigator:

2015 Transformative Grant Program Pilot Study — Connecting Emergency Departments with Community services to prevent mobility losses in injured pre-frail & frail Seniors (CEDeComS) (TG 2015-09-P)

2015 Implementation Grant — The Jintronix technology to prevent functional decline in pre-frail/frail seniors consulting Emergency Departments (FRA 2015-B-14) 

2015 Knowledge Synthesis Grant — Post-emergency department evidence-based interventions for the prevention of frailty and functional decline in injured community-dwellers (FRA 2015-A-06)

Dr. Sirois is an Associate Professor in the Department of Rehabilitation in the Faculty of Medicine at the Centre Hospitalier Universitaire (CHU) de Québec. Dr. Sirois obtained her BSc in Occupational Therapy from the University of Montreal, and MSc and PhD in Epidemiology from Laval University. She subsequently did a Postdoctoral Fellowship specializing in Epidemiology of Trauma at McGill University. Dr. Sirois’ research focuses on preventative medicine, including studies examining psychosocial factors and barriers to mental health access, and methodologies to prevent functional decline in pre-frail and frail seniors.