The Team

The TBI Research Unit is part of an award winning multidisciplinary team that is well established as hard-working collegial specialists & experts, including;

 


Marie-Claude Champoux

Marie-Claude Champoux, OT

Occupational Therapist
Montreal General Hospital

Graduated a Bac.Sc. Occupational Therapy at McGill University in 1994. 
Clinician at TCC program MUHC-MGH since 1997. 
Participated in several research projects, continuing education and is a member of the group of therapists working with TBI clientele.
Graduated a Bac.Sc. in Occupational Therapy at McGill University in 1994.
Clinician in the TBI program of MUHC-MGH since 1997.
Participated in several research projects, continuing education and is a member of the group of occupational therapists working with TBI patients.

 


Céline Couturier

Céline Couturier, OT

Occupational Therapist
Montreal General Hospital

Graduated a Bac.Sc. in Occupational Therapy at McGill University in 1984.
Clinician working with TBI patients for over 25 years and the TBI program for 14 years.
Professional Coordinator for 8 years, has participated in several research projects, continuing education and is a member of the group of occupational therapists working with TBI patients.


Jehane Dagher

Jehane Dagher, MD, BScPt, FRCPC, FABPMR

Assistant Professor, Physiatrist
Traumatic Brain Injury Program
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Montreal General Hospital

Head of Neurorehabilitation Program, attending Physician
Institut de Readaptation de Montreal. 


Reza Farivar

Reza Farivar, PhD

Scientific Director
Traumatic Brain Injury Research Unit
Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre

Assistant Professor
McGill Vision Research Unit
Department of Ophthalmology
McGill University


Elaine de Guise

Elaine de Guise, PhD

Neuropsychologist
Research Associate
Research Institute of the McGill University Health Center

Assistant Professor
Department of Psychology
Université de Montréal

Assistant Professor
McGill University


Maude Lague-Beauvais

Maude Laguë-Beauvais, PhD

Neuropsychologist
Traumatic Brain Injury Program
Montreal General Hospital

Working since 2011 with the TBI team at the Montreal General Hospital. Completed her doctorate on attentional control and cognitive aging in 2014.
Prior to joining MGH, she completed her internships at the Montreal Neurological Institute and the Douglas Institute.


Judith Marcoux

Judith Marcoux, MD, MSc, FRCSC 

Attending neurosurgeon
Montreal General Hospital and Montreal Neurological Hospital
McGill University Health Centre

Assistant professor
Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery
McGill University


Alain Ptito

Alain Ptito, PhD

Director
Department of Psychology
McGill University Health Center

Neuropsychologist
Professor
Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery
Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital 


Simon Tinawi

Simon Tinawi, MD

Physiatrist
Rehabilitation Specialist
Montreal General Hospital

The team is in perpetual evolution and includes many different specialists, such as :

  • physiatrists
  • neurosurgeons
  • neuropsychologists
  • social workers
  • speech pathologist
  • occupational therapists
  • nutritionists
  • physiotherapists
  • nurses
  • researchers