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Dr. Sander Hitzig
Hitzig is a scientist in the St. John’s Rehab Research Program. He aims to understand the consequences of aging with a disability that is caused by stroke, amputation, major trauma or burns. He studies the impact disability has on quality of life to identify ways to promote long-term health in the community. Some of his projects include understanding the role of social networks on health and quality of life following disability, developing and validating patient-reported outcomes, and evaluating novel technologies and clinical services designed to enhance community living following rehabilitation.