Cathy Craven BA, MD, MSc, FRCPC, FASIA
Senior Scientist 
Redefining Cure, Reshaping Rehabilitation Care

Dr. Cathy Craven is the Toronto Rehabilitation Institute/ University of Toronto Chair in Spinal Cord Injury SCI Rehabilitation and a Professor in the Division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Department of Medicine with cross appointments in the Institutes of Health Policy Management and Evaluation and Rehabilitation Sciences at the University of Toronto. Dr. Craven is a Senior Scientist at KITE and leads the field with her clinical and research expertise in the prevention and management of osteoporosis and health service innovation for individuals living with spinal cord injury. External to UHN, Dr Craven is the Co-Lead of the Ontario SCI Implementation and Evaluation Quality Care Consortium, Co-Chair of the 1-9th National SCI Conference, Chair of the Canadian Spinal Cord Injury – Rehabilitation Association (CSCI-RA), and a Member of the Osteoporosis Canada Scientific Advisory Board. A 2019 bibliometric analysis of global SCI rehabilitation research in the last two decades from 1997-2016, ranked Dr Craven as number seven globally, the sole Canadian on the list.



  • Peer Reviewed Publications:     190                       

  • Peer Reviewed Funding:             $23,000,000   

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