Sally Lindsay KITE

Dr. Sally Lindsay is a Senior Scientist at Bloorview Research Institute, Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital and an Associate Professor in the Departments of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, University of Toronto. Her PhD is in the Sociology of Work and Health. Her research focuses on the social inclusion and participation of children and youth with disabilities, especially as they transition to adulthood and into the workplace. She has 140 publications, 150 invited presentations and has been awarded 20 peer-reviewed grants totalling over $6.5 million as a principal investigator from SSHRC, CIHR among others. She currently holds an Early Researcher Award from the Ontario Ministry of Research and Innovation for her work on "Improving the inclusion and participation of people with disabilities in the labour force". She was recently elected into the College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists of the Royal Society of Canada. Dr. Lindsay leads the TRAIL (Transitions And Inclusive environments) Lab at Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital where she has trained over 80 students (undergraduates, graduates and post-doctoral fellows). Please visit our website for more details on our latest research.

  • Senior Scientist, Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital
  • Associate Professor (status), Department of Occupational Science & Occupational Therapy
  • Associate Professor (status), Rehabilitation Sciences Institute
  • children and youth
  • transition to adulthood
  • vocational rehabilitation
  • sex and gender
  • qualitative research