Meet Our Team

The INSPIRE team is led by investigators, based at RI-MUHC, McGill University, Université de Montréal, Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation of Greater Montreal (CRIR), and Gingras Pavilion of the CIUSSS du Centre-Sud-de-l’Île-de-Montréal.

Sara Ahmed, Ph.D.,

Co-Director INSPIRE

Dany Gagnon, Ph.D.,

Co-Director INSPIRE

INSPIRE Graduate Students

The INSPIRE team is just that; a team.
Graduate students have been instrumental to the success of the INSPIRE project.

Rehab Alhasani, PhD Candidate – Rehabilitation Science

Manuel Escalona, Ph.D. Candidate

Diana Zidarov, Ph.D., Post-doctoral fellow


The Initiative for the Development of New Technologies and Practices in Rehabilitation