Kirsti Reinikka

Dr. Kirsti Reinikka

Research Focus

Kirsti Reinikka is a physiotherapist with graduate education in Public Health. She is the Manager of Rehabilitation Studies at the Northern Ontario School of Medicine, a Research Affiliate with the Northwestern Ontario Regional Stroke Network – Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre, and works clinically at St. Joseph's Care Group in Thunder Bay. She is an Assistant Professor with the Northern Ontario School of Medicine and Lakehead University and is an Assistant Clinical Professor in the School of Rehabilitation Science. She coordinates the Clinical Lab course for Unit V (Community Health/ Community Practice) in the Northern Studies Stream.

Kirsti’s research interests are primarily focussed on the design, implementation, and evaluation of community-based programmes for people living with chronic conditions and the use of Telemedicine technology to increase access to rehabilitation services for people living in rural and remote communities.

Publications

Title Source (Journal/Book/Conference) Authors/Presenters Published On Type
Tele-Rehab: Feasibility of Using Telemedicine to Deliver Interprofessional Stroke Rehabilitation Consultations in Rural and Remote Communities PHYSIOTHERAPY CANADA Reinikka KJE, French E, Huijbregts M 1270353600 Abstract
Videoconferencing a full day training workshop: Effectiveness, acceptability, and cost Journal of Continuing Education in the Health Professions Miller PA, Huijbregts MPJ, French E, Taylor D, Reinikka K, Berezny L, Fry S, Grunin A, Harvey M 1223352000 Journal Article
Videoconferencing a Full Day Training Workshop: Effectiveness, Acceptability, and Cost CPA Congress Miller PA, Huijbregts MPJ, French E, Taylor D, Reinikka K, Berezny L, Fry S, Grunin A, Harvey M 1199163600 Presentation
Videoconferencing a stroke assessment training workshop: effectiveness, acceptability, and cost. Journal of Continuing Education in the Health Professions Miller PA, Huijbregts M, French E, Taylor D, Reinikka K, Berezny L, Fry S, Grunin A, Harvey M 1199163600 Journal Article

Curriculum Vitae

Contact

McMaster University
1280 Main Street West
Hamilton, Ontario
L8S 4L8 Phone: (807) 766-7472 Email: reinikk@mcmaster.ca Fax: (807) 766-7478