Maria Huijbregts

Maria Huijbregts

Assistant Professor (Status Only) Department of Physical Therapy, University of Toronto

Research Focus


Publications

Title Source (Journal/Book/Conference) Authors/Presenters Published On Type
Development of supportive services through community engagement in FTD International Journal of Psychiatry Shnall A, Agate A, Grinberg A, Huijbregts M, Nguyen M, Chow TW 1350273600 Journal Article
Pilot implementation of mental health guidelines in a long-term care home. Journal of Research in Interprofessional Practice and Education Huijbregts M, Sokoloff LG, Feldman S, Conn DK, Simons K, Walsh L, Dunal L, Goodman R, Khatri, N 1328072400 Journal Article
Inter-task transfer of meaningful, functional skills following a cognitive-based treatment: Results of three multiple baseline design experiments in adults with chronic stroke Neuropsychological Rehabilitation McEwen S, Polatajko H, Huijbregts M, Ryan JD 1271217600 Journal Article
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
Management of the post stroke arm and hand. Treatment recommendations of the 2001 consensus panel Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario Huijbregts M 1266728400 Book Chapter
Validation of the Activity Inventory of the ChedokeMcmaster Stroke Assessment and the Clinical Outcome Variables Scale to evaluate mobility in geriatric clients Journal of Rehabilitative Medicine Sacks L, Yee K, Huijbregts M, Miller PA, Aggett T, Salbach NM 1265432400 Journal Article
"There's a real plan here, and I am responsible for that plan': participant experiences with a novel cognitive-based treatment approach for adults living with chronic stroke Disability and Rehabilitation McEwen SE, Polatajko HJ, Davis JA, Huijbregts M, Ryan JD 1262322000 Journal Article
Exploring the effects of a cognitive-based treatment approach on skill transfer in chronic stroke: Results of a multiple baseline single case experiment Physiotherapy Canada McEwen S, Polatajko H, Huijbregts M, Ryan J 1257829200 Abstract
Implementing Mental Health Huddles to Improve Safety at Baycrest OHA Patient Safety in Mental Health Conference Walsh L , Sokoloff L , Huijbregts M, Wagner L 1253246400 Presentation
Standardization of the Continuing Care Activity Measure: A multicenter study to assess reliability, validity, and ability to measure change Physical Therapy Huijbregts MPJ, Teare G, McCullough C, Kay T, Streiner D, Wong S, Otten I, McEwen S 1243828800 Journal Article
Mental Health in LTC: Participatory Implementation of Guidelines OAG Annual Conference Huijbregts MPJ, Sokoloff L 1241150400 Presentation
Participatory Action Research in LTC: Mental Health Guideline Implementation OLTCA Annual Conference Huijbregts MPJ, Sokoloff L 1239076800 Presentation
Exploring the feasibility and efficacy of a telehealth stroke self-management programme: A pilot study Physiotherapy Canada Huijbregts MPJ, McEwen S, Taylor D 1233896400 Journal Article
Cognitive strategy use to enhance motor skill acquisition post-stroke: A critical review Brain Injury McEwen SE, Huijbregts MPJ, Ryan JD, Polatajko HJ 1230786000 Journal Article
Exploring the Effectiveness of a Cognitive-Based Treatment Approach to Improve Motor Skill Performance in Chronic Stroke: Results of 3 Single Case Experiments Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation McEwen S, Polatajko H, Huijbregts M, Ryan J 1228021200 Presentation
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
Cognitive Strategy Use to Enhance Motor Outcomes Poststroke: A Systematic Review Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation McEwen S, Huijbregts M, Ryan J, Polatajko H 1222833600 Journal Article
Implementation, process, and preliminary outcome evaluation of two community programs for persons with stroke and their care partners Topics in Stroke Rehabilitation Huijbregts MPJ, Myers AM, Streiner D, Teasell R 1220241600 Journal Article
Exploring the effects of a cognitive-based treatment approach on skill transfer in chronic stroke: Results of a multiple baseline single case experiment Canadian Physiotherapy Association Conference McEwen S, Huijbregts MPJ, Polatoiko H, Ryan J 1211342400 Presentation
Counting what counts: A framework for capturing real-life outcomes of aphasia intervention Aphasiology Kagan A, Simmons-Mackie N, Rowland A, Huijbregts M, McEwen S, Shumway E, Threats T, Sharp S 1210478400 Journal Article
Self-management Programs for People With Parkinson's Disease: A Program Evaluation Approach Topics in Geriatric Rehabilitation Gruber R, Elman JG, Huijbregts MPJ 1207022400 Journal Article
Theory-based programme development and evaluation in physiotherapy Physiotherapy Canada Huijbregts MPJ, Kay T, Klinck B 1199163600 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
Program evaluation: A critical tool in physiotherapy best practice implementation CPA Congress Huijbregts MPJ, Klinck B, Kay T 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
Trials and tribulations of telehealth MOST Festival of international conferences on caregiving, disability, aging and technology Taylor D, Cameron J, Huijbregts M, McEwen S, Kagan A, Patterson T, Streiner DL 1181966400 Abstract
Communicative access and decision making for people with aphasia: Implementing sustainable healthcare systems change Aphasiology Simmons-Mackie NN, Kagan A, O'Neill Christie C, Huijbregts M, McEwen S, Willems J 1167627600 Journal Article
Telehealth delivery of the MOST stroke self-management program to remote Northern Ontario: Results of the pilot evaluation WCPT Huijbregts MPJ, Taylor D, Cameron J, Kagan A, McEwen S, Streiner D 1167627600 Presentation
Life on the outside: practical strategies to enable successful transition to community after stroke OPA Conference McEwen S, Huijbregts MPJ, Salbach N, Solomon M, Thornton M 1167627600 Presentation
Cognition and Motor Recovery: Current Theories and Practice Implications KLARU Annual Conference Huijbregts MPJ, McEwen S 1167627600 Presentation
Trials and tribulations in conducting a self-management intervention trial using telehealth technology in urban, rural and remote regions 2nd International Conference on Technology and Aging Cameron JI, Huijbregts MPJ, Taylor D, Kagan A, McEwen S, Patterson T, Streiner DL 1167627600 Presentation
Adapting the CO-OP treatment approach for use with adults with stroke: Phase 1, expert opinion World Confederation of Physical Therapy McEwen S, Polatajko H, Birkenmeier R, Ryan J, Huijbregts MPJ 1167627600 Presentation
Telehealth Delivery of the MOST Stroke Self-Management Program to Remote Northern Ontario: Results of the Pilot Evaluation WCPT Huijbregts MPJ, Taylor D, Cameron J, Kagan A, McEwen S, Streiner D 1167627600 Presentation
Life on the outside: practical strategies to enable successful transition to community after stroke OPA Conference McEwen S, Huijbregts MPJ, Salbach N, Solomon M, Thornton M 1167627600 Presentation
Balancing Act: Research and practice perspectives on balance and gait after stroke CPA Congress McEwen S, Salbach N, Solomon M, Thornton M, Huijbregts MPJ 1136091600 Presentation
Enhancing the Usefulness of Program Evaluation in Physiotherapy Practice: The Theory Driven Approach CPA Congress Huijbregts MPJ, Klinck B, Kay T 1136091600 Presentation
Standardisation of the continuing care activity measure (CCAM): A multi-centre study to assess reliability, validity and ability to measure change CPA Congress Huijbregts MPJ, Teare G, McCullough C, Kay T, Streiner D, Wong S, Otten I 1136091600 Presentation
Facilitating efficient clinical research through multi-site initiatives CPA Congress Stevenson T, Miller P, Huijbregts MPJ 1136091600 Presentation
Telehealth delivery of the moving on after Stroke (MOST) program: Innovative dissemination to enhance accessibility GTA Reheb Network: Best Practices Day Huijbregts MPJ, Taylor D, McEwen S 1136091600 Presentation
A best practice model of knee flexion contracture management in the institutionalized elderly GTA Reheb Network: Best Practices Day Wong S, Huijbregts MPJ, Dunal L 1136091600 Presentation
The moving on after STroke (MOST) program: Facilitating community participation in stroke survivors and their care partners Central East Stroke Network Huijbregts MPJ 1136091600 Presentation
Motor learning principles in the (re) acquisition of motor skills in the stroke client with attention deficits North Western Ontario Stroke Forum Huijbregts MPJ 1136091600 Presentation
Moving on after Stroke (MOST) : Practical issues for urban and rural delivery of a community stroke program Stroke Rehab & Recovery Best Practice Symposium Huijbregts MPJ 1136091600 Presentation
A best practice model of knee flexion contracture management in the institutionalized elderly Best Practices Day: GTA Rehab Network Wong S, Huijbregts MPJ, Dunal L 1136091600 Presentation
Facilitating efficient clinical research through multi-site initiatives CPA Congress Stevenson T, Miller P, Huijbregts MPJ 1136091600 Presentation
Balancing act: Research and practice perspectives on balance and gait after stroke CPA Congress Knowledge Translation Workshop McEwen S, Salbach N, Solomon M, Thornton M, Huijbregts MPJ 1136091600 Presentation
Enhancing the usefulness of program evaluation in physiotherapy practice: The theory driven approach CPA Congress Huijbregts MPJ, Klinck B, Kay T 1136091600 Presentation
Moving on after stroke: Comparing feasibility and effectiveness of the Living With Stroke® and the Stroke Self-Management program CPA National Congress Huijbregts MPJ, Myers AM, Streiner DL, Teasell R 1117252800 Presentation
The stroke self-management program is associated with increased participation in community-dwelling stroke survivors STROKE Huijbregts MPJ, Teasell RW, Streiner DL, Myers AM 1104555600 Abstract
Contribution of theory-driven approach to program utilization 2005 Joint CES/AEA Conference: Crossing Borders, Crossing Boundaries Huijbregts MPJ, Myers A 1104555600 Presentation
Applications of theory-driven evaluation Joint congress of the American Evaluation Association and the Canadian Evaluation Society Sudani S, Myers A, Huijbregts MPJ, Miranda J 1104555600 Presentation
A systems approach to knowledge exchange to improve communicative access in people with aphasia in three health-care contexts Canadian Association of Continuing Health Educators Conference McEwen S, Kagan A, Simmons-Mackie N, O'Neill-Christie C, Huijbregts MPJ, Willems J, Sharp S, Streiner DL 1104555600 Presentation
Tele-health delivery of the moving on after stroke program KLARU Annual Conference: Connecting Research and Care in Aging - Technology in Long-Term Care Huijbregts MPJ, McEwen S, Taylor D 1104555600 Presentation
Outcome measurement in geriatric assessment Physiotherapy Practice Day, Providence Centre Huijbregts MPJ 1104555600 Presentation
Community integration following stroke 26th Annual meeting of the Inter Urban Stroke Academic Association Huijbregts MPJ 1104555600 Presentation
Program evaluation: a critical contribution to best practice Professional Practice Conference, St. Joseph' s Hospital Huijbregts MPJ 1104555600 Presentation
MOST program Community-Re-Engagement Workshop Huijbregts MPJ 1104555600 Presentation
Development of the Chedoke Arm and Hand Activity Inventory: Theoretical constructs, item generation, and selection Topics in Stroke Rehabilitation Barreca S, Gowland C, Stratford P, Huijbregts M, Griffith J, Torresin W, Dunkley M, Miller P, Masters L 1072933200 Journal Article
Telehealth delivery of the Stroke Self Management Program CPA National Congress Huijbregts MPJ, McEwen S, Taylor D 1072933200 Presentation
Comparing community-based programs for stroke survivors and care partners: The Living with Stroke and the Stroke Self Management Program 2nd World Conference on Jewish Social and Medical Services for the Elderly Huijbregts MPJ, Myers A, Streiner DL, Zahavi H 1072933200 Presentation
Tele-health delivery of the Stroke Self-Management Program 2nd World Conference on Jewish Social and Medical Services for the Elderly Huijbregts MPJ, McEwen S, Taylor D 1072933200 Presentation
Standardisation of the Continuing Care Activity Measure: A multi-centre study of reliability, validity and ability to measure change 2nd World Conference on Jewish Social and Medical Services for the Elderly Huijbregts MPJ, Teare G, McCullough C, Kay T, Streiner DL, Wong S, Otten I, McEwen S 1072933200 Presentation
Feasibility and effectiveness of telehealth delivery of a stroke self management program Seventh Annual Stroke Collaborative of the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario Huijbregts MPJ, McEwen S, Taylor D 1072933200 Presentation
Effectiveness and feasibility of two community-based programs for stroke survivors and their care partners: The Living with Stroke and the Stroke Self Management Program Collaborative Research Program Huijbregts MPJ 1072933200 Presentation
The effectiveness of progressive resistance strengthening exercises after stroke: a single-blind randomized controlled trial Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Moreland J, Goldsmith C, Huijbregts M, Anderson R, Prentice D, Brunton K, O'Brien MA, Torresin W, Cook D 1041397200 Journal Article
Standardisation of the Continuing Care Activity Measure (CCAM): A multi-centre study to assess reliability, validity, and ability to measure change 14th International Congress of the World Confederation for Physical Therapy Huijbregts MPJ, Teare G, McCullough C, Kay T, Streiner DL, Wong S, Otten I 1041397200 Presentation
Enhancing your clinical decision making: How to make outcome measures work for you and your practice Leadership Conference of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association Stratford P, Padfield B, Finch E, Brooks D, Miller P, Huijbregts MPJ 1041397200 Presentation
Certification workshop for the Chedoke McMaster stroke assessment Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care Huijbregts MPJ, Miller P 1041397200 Presentation
Physical Rehabilitation Outcome Measures: A Guide to Enhanced Clinical Decision Making, Second Edition Physiotherapy Canada Kay TM, Huijbregts MPJ 1041397200 Journal Article
Systematic outcome measurement in clinical practice: Challenges experienced by physiotherapists Physiotherapy Canada Huijbregts MPJ, Myers MA, Kay T, Gavin T 1009861200 Journal Article
The Continuing Care Activity Measure Physical Rehabilitation Outcome Measures: A Guide to Enhanced Clinical Decision Making Huijbregts MPJ 1009861200 Book Chapter
From measuring client outcomes to making clinical decisions CPA National Congress Huijbregts MPJ, Kay T, Myers MA 1009861200 Presentation
Self management programs for people with chronic conditions at Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care: Theory based program development and evaluation CPA National Congress Gruber RA, Huijbregts MPJ, Levin A 1009861200 Presentation
A study to evaluate the use of appropriate balance outcome measures with elderly clients receiving physiotherapy in a day treatment centre CPA National Congress Aggett TJ, Huijbregts MPJ 1009861200 Presentation
Self- management programs for people with chronic illness at Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care: Integrating community partnerships and theory-based program evaluation for healthcare reform in a tertiary care centre Sixth National Health Promotion Conference Gruber RA, Huijbregts MPJ, Jackson L 1009861200 Presentation
A study to evaluate the use of appropriate balance outcome measures with elderly clients receiving physiotherapy in a day treatment centre Annual Congress of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association Aggett TJ, Huijbregts MPJ 1009861200 Presentation
Outcome measurement in physiotherapy practice with an elderly population Hamilton District of the Ontario Physiotherapy Association Huijbregts MPJ, Gruber R 1009861200 Presentation
Community based programs for stroke survivors and their care partners: the Living With Stroke and the Stroke Self Management Programs St. Johns Rehabilitation Hospital Huijbregts MPJ 1009861200 Presentation
Theory based program development and evaluation West Park Healthcare Centre Huijbregts MPJ 1009861200 Presentation
Self management programs for stroke survivors and their care partners living in the community Grand Rounds Huijbregts MPJ, Gruber RA 1009861200 Presentation
Effectiveness and feasibility of two Community-Based Programs for Stroke Survivors and Their Care Partners: the Living With Stroke and the Stroke Self Management Program Trillium Health Centre Huijbregts MPJ 1009861200 Presentation
Effectiveness and feasibility of two Community-Based Programs for Stroke Survivors and Their Care Partners: the Living With Stroke and the Stroke Self Management Program West Park Healthcare Centre Huijbregts MPJ 1009861200 Presentation
How far have we come since 1992? A comparative survey of physiotherapists use of outcome measures Physiotherapy Canada Kay T, Myers MA, Huijbregts MPJ 978325200 Journal Article
Management of the post stroke arm and hand Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario Huijbregts MPJ 978325200 Presentation
Moving towards outcome evaluation in clinical practice Annual Conference of the Canadian Evaluation Society Huijbregts MPJ, Kay TM, Myers AM 978325200 Presentation
Evaluating disease specific self-management programs: Capturing the essential elements Annual Conference of the Canadian Evaluation Society Huijbregts MPJ, Myers AM 978325200 Presentation
Self management programs for chronic conditions: Theoretical model, clinical application and evaluation approach Annual Conference of the Ontario Gerontology Association Gruber RA, Huijbregts MPJ, Levin A 978325200 Presentation
Program evaluation in a multi-centre community program: The Role of Focus Groups Annual Conference of the Ontario Gerontology Association Huijbregts MPJ, Stephens A, Bernick L 978325200 Presentation
Nursing home design impact on resident activity and mobility patterns Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists' National Conference Trentham B, Huijbregts MPJ, Park N, Ko K 978325200 Presentation
2001 psycho-educational programs for stroke survivors: Stroke Self Management and Living With Stroke programs West GTA Stroke Network Huijbregts MPJ 978325200 Presentation
Continuing Care Activity Measure (CCAM) Research: Development of a Measurement Tool Standardization Study Klaru Rounds Huijbregts M 976078800 Presentation
Measuring clinically-important change with the activity inventory of the Chedoke McMaster Stroke Assessment Physiotherapy Canada Huijbregts MPJ, Gowland C, Gruber RA 946702800 Journal Article
Evaluation practice in an arthritis self management program Arthritis Health Professions Association Annual Conference Levin AM, Huijbregts MPJ 946702800 Presentation
The Chedoke arm and hand activity inventory: An evaluative measure TriCongress Barreca S, Dobell M, O'Flaherty M, Gowland K, Stratford P, Huijbregts MPJ, Miller P, Torresin W, Miller P 946702800 Presentation
Stroke strengthening study II: A randomised controlled trial TriCongress Moreland J, Cook D, Goldsmith C, O' Brien MA, Huijbregts MPJ, Miller P, Anderson R, Prentice D 946702800 Presentation
The Stroke Self Management Program, (SSMP) at Baycrest Centre: Theoretical model and evaluation approach Inter-Urban Stroke Conference Huijbregts MPJ, Miller P, Gruber R, Dunal L, Trentham B 946702800 Presentation
Outcome measure - Development of the Chedoke Arm and Hand Activity Inventory: Item selection Physiotherapy Canada Barreca S, Gowland C, Stratford P, Torresin W, Huijbregts M, Van Hullenaar S, Miller P, Griffiths J, Dunkley M, Harmer D 939355200 Journal Article
Development of the Chedoke Arm and Hand Ability Inventory: Item Selection Physiotherapy Canada Barreca S, Gowland C, Stratford P, Torresin W, Huijbregts M, Van Hullenaar S, Miller P, Dunkley M, Griffiths J, Harmer D 915166800 Journal Article
Skills and confidence in outcome measurement: Lessons from pysiotherapy Canadian Evaluation Society Kay TM, Huijbregts MPJ, Myers AM, Gavin T 915166800 Presentation
Outcome measurement in clinical practice: practitioners' perspectives Canadian Evaluation Society Huijbregts MPJ, Kay TM, Myers AM, Gavin T 883630800 Presentation
Continuing care disability measure (CCDM): a gross motor function and mobililty outcome measure for long term care (LTC) clients Canadian Journal of Rehabilitation Huijbregts MPJ 873086400 Journal Article
Functional outcome measurement in the elderly Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Clinics of North America Huijbregts MPJ, Gruber RA 852094800 Journal Article
The CCDM: A gross motor function and mobility outcome measure for the long term care client Linkages in Rehabilitation Outcome Measurement Huijbregts MPJ 852094800 Presentation
Development and evaluation of an endurance training program for the elderly Ontario Physiotherapy Association Annual Conference Sansalone J, Cohen E, Huijbregts MPJ 852094800 Presentation
The Continuing Care Disability Measure (CCDM) video: An education and training video in the application of the CCDM Ontario Physiotherapy Association Annual Conference Huijbregts MPJ, McCullough C 852094800 Presentation
A practical approach to outcome measures in Long Term Care: Continuing Care Disability Measures Physiotherapy Long Term Care Committee Spring Rounds Huijbregts MPJ, McCullough C 852094800 Presentation
The integration of client-centred and evidence based practice in physiotherapy CPA Conference Huijbregts MPJ, Kay T 820472400 Presentation
The Continuing Care Disability Measure (CCDM): a gross motor function and mobility outcome measure for continuing care ECAH Conference Huijbregts MPJ, Kay T 820472400 Presentation
The Continuing Care Disability Measure (CCDM) video: an education and training video in the application of the CCDM ECAH Conference Huijbregts MPJ, McCullough C 820472400 Presentation
A practical approach to the implementation of standardised outcome measurement in rehabilitation and long term care Metro Toronto Home Care Services Huijbregts MPJ 820472400 Presentation
The Chedoke McMaster stroke assessment North York Branson Hospital Huijbregts MPJ, Sansalone J 820472400 Presentation
Development, Validation and Administration Manual Chedoke-McMaster Stroke Assessment Gowland C, VanHullenaar S, Torresin W, Moreland J, Vanspall B, Barreca S, Ward M, Huijbregts M, Stratford P, Barclay-Goddard R 788936400 Book Chapter
An education and water/land exercise programme for community-residing elderly clients with arthritis Pinnacles Levin A, Huijbregts MPJ 788936400 Journal Article
The Continuing Care Disability Measure (CCDM): A gross motor function and mobility outcome measure continuing care clients Congress of the World Confederation for Physical Therapy Huijbregts MPJ, Kay T 788936400 Presentation
Team goal setting in geriatric rehabilitation Congress of the World Confederation for Physical Therapy Gruber R, Huijbregts MPJ 788936400 Presentation
An education and water/land exercise programme for community-residing elderly clients with arthritis Congress of the World Confederation for Physical Therapy Levin A, Huijbregts MPJ, Gruber R, Alpern S 788936400 Presentation
An education and water/land exercise programme for community-residing elderly clients with arthritis ECAH Conference Levin A, Huijbregts MPJ 788936400 Presentation
Outcome measures in physiotherapy: Development, standardisation and application Conference on Outcome Measurement for Continuing Care and Rehabilitation Huijbregts MPJ 788936400 Presentation
Goal setting and goal attainment scaling in physiotherapy practice Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre Huijbregts MPJ 788936400 Presentation
Outcome measures in rehabilitation York Finch General Hospital Huijbregts MPJ 788936400 Presentation
Problem based learning in health care education: a challenged option Joint Congress of the American and Canadian Physiotherapy Associations Huijbregts MPJ, McKnight J 757400400 Presentation
Construct validity of the disability inventory of the Chedoke-McMaster stroke assessment Queen Elisabeth Hospital Huijbregts MPJ 757400400 Presentation
Improving quality of life: The need for a client centered physiotherapy practice model Physiotherapy in Long Term Care: The challenge of making a difference Huijbregts MPJ 757400400 Presentation
Whose goals are these anyway? The significance of client centred practice in physiotherapy Grand Rounds Huijbregts MPJ, Murray J, Benderoff M 757400400 Presentation
Theoretical basis of the Chedoke-McMaster Stroke Assessment Physiotherapy Canada Moreland J, Gowland C, Van Hullenaar S, Huijbregts M 725864400 Journal Article
Content and construct validity of the Cchedoke McMaster stroke assessment Annual Congress of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association Huijbregts MPJ, Gowland C 725864400 Presentation
Osteoporosis: Care and management Grand Rounds Huijbregts MPJ, Eisenberg J 662706000 Presentation
Daily living: a balancing act Grand Rounds Huijbregts MPJ 662706000 Presentation
The challenge of goal setting in geriatric rehabilitation Continuing Education Huijbregts MPJ, Brough F, Steinberg J 662706000 Presentation
Rehabilitation: the process towards independent community living Grand Rounds Huijbregts MPJ, Rehabilitation Team of Baycrest Centre 631170000 Presentation
Walking program to retrain cardio respiratory fitness after closed head injury in young adults Joint Congress of the American and Canadian Physiotherapy Associations Howard R, Huijbregts MPJ, Miller PA 568011600 Presentation
Postural control: Its importance to functional recovery following hemiplegia Inter Urban Stroke Conference Huijbregts MPJ, Komar J, Lymburner J 568011600 Presentation

Education

  • 2004: PhD , Health Studies and Gerontology, University of Waterloo Waterloo (Thesis: Effectiveness and feasibility of two community-based programs for stroke survivors and care partners: the Living With Stroke and the Stroke Self Management Program )
  • 1993: MHSc, Department of Health Studies, McMaster University Hamilton
  • 1987: BScPT , Physical Therapy, University of Toronto Toronto
  • 1977: Diploma , Physiotherapy, Opleidingsinstituut voor Fysiotherapie Maartenskliniek Nijmegen, Netherlands

Academic Appointments

  • 2008: Associate Member, Heart and Stroke Foundation, Centre for Stroke Recovery
  • 2008: Director , Quality, Risk and Patient Safety, Baycrest, Toronto
  • 2006–2008: Director, Clinical Evaluation, Baycrest, Toronto
  • 2006–2010: Adjunct Professor, Master of Public Health Department, Lakehead University, Thunder Bay
  • 2005–Present: Assistant Professor (Status Only), Department of Physical Therapy, University of Toronto
  • 2005–2010: Associate Scientist, Kunin Lunenfeld Applied Research Unit (KLARU), Baycrest, Toronto
  • 1994–2006: Coordinator, Evaluation and Outcome Physiotherapy Department, Baycrest Centre
  • 1994–2005: Lecturer (Academic Status Only), Department of Physical Therapy, University of Toronto
  • 1993–1994: Senior Physiotherapist, Centre Coordinator of Clinical Education, Baycrest Centre
  • 1989–1991: Senior Physiotherapist, Centre Coordinator of Clinical Education, Baycrest Centre
  • 1985–1989: Senior Physiotherapist, Head Injury and General Rehabilitation Unit and Day Hospital, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Toronto
  • 1983–1985: Staff Physiotherapist, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Toronto
  • 1984–1986: Light therapy Instructor, The Kikkawa School, Toronto
  • 1981–1983: Staff Physiotherapist, Toronto East General Hospital,, Toronto
  • 1980–1981: Internship, Toronto East General Hospital, Toronto
  • 1980: Staff Physiotherapist, Fysiotherapie Instituut Kroonenburg, Reusel, Netherlands
  • 1978–1979: Volunteer Physiotherapist in rural hospital, St. John of God Hospital, Duayaw Nkwanta, Ghana, West Africa
  • 1977–1978: Staff Physiotherapist, Zwakzinnigen Instituut Kooningsjacht, Arnhem, Netherlands

Reviewership

Consulting

  • 2009: Reviewer, Disability and Rehabilitation
  • 2008: Consultant for GTA Rehab Network project: Exploring the value of outpatient stroke rehabilitation
  • 2007: Research Grant Review Panel of the Ontario Stroke System
  • 2007: Reviewer for the Consensus Panel on the Stroke Rehabilitation system. Ontario Stroke System
  • 2007: Grant Reviewer, Physiotherapy Foundation of Canada
  • 2007: Reviewer, Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • 2007: Reviewer, World Congress of Physical Therapy
  • 2006: Reviewer Physiotherapy Canada

Committee

  • 1990–1991: Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE) Sub committee of the National Examination Committee, Canadian Alliance of Physiotherapy Regulatory Boards (University Department Committees Member)
  • 2007: Interprofessional Collaboration Leaders Group
  • 2006: Professional Practice Committee
  • 2005: Search Committee Director Physiotherapy Department
  • 2002–2004: Proposal Review for the Joint Baycrest/University of Toronto Research Ethics and Scientific Review Committee
  • 2001–2002: Apotex – Evaluation Committee
  • 2000: Informatics Steering Committee
  • 1998–2001: MDS Inter-Rater Reliability Working Group
  • 1996: Accreditation Committee of the Rehabilitation Team
  • 1990–2010: Quality Management. Physiotherapy Department (Chair)
  • 2008: Agency for Healthcare Quality and Research (External Committee Reviewer for the report on: Methodological Issues in evaluation of innovative training approaches to stroke rehabilitation. M. Oremus, P. Santaguida, K Walker, L Wishart. )
  • 2007: Grant Reviewer Physiotherapy Foundation of Canada (External Committee )
  • 2006: Chair Advisory, Research and Ethics Committee of the Pat Arato Aphasia Centre, Toronto (External Committee)
  • 2006: GTA-Rehabilitation Network: Stroke Rehabilitation Definitions Task Group (External Committee)
  • 2006: World Congress of Physical Therapy – Abstract Review Committee (External Committee )
  • 2006: Reviewer Physiotherapy Canada (External Committee )
  • 2006: Canadian Best Practices in Stroke: Rehabilitation Outcomes Consensus Panel (External Committee )
  • 2005: ICF Research Branch of the WHO CC FIC (DIMDI) (External Committee Validation of the ICF Core Set for STROKE. Institute for Health- and Rehabilitation Sciences.)
  • 2005: Advisory Committee for GTA Stroke Care Best Practice Symposium (External Committee )
  • 2004: GTA-Rehab-Community Re-Engagement Stroke Subgroup (External Committee)
  • 2004: HSFO (External Committee Round table discussion to develop guidelines for HSFO Special Competition: Research in stroke rehabilitation. )
  • 2004: Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario: Stroke Care in the Community (External Committee )
  • 2003–2010: Pat Arato Ahasia Centre: Research and Evaluation Work Group (External Committee)
  • 2002–2010: Grant Review Panel of the Collaborative Research Program: Rehabilitation and Long Term Care (External Committee)
  • 2002–2010: Pat Arato Aphasia Centre, Toronto. Advisory and Ethics Committee (External Committee )
  • 2001: Strategic Planning Committee of the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario (External Committee )
  • 2001: Expert panel on Rehabilitation Report 2001 Feasibility Study (External Committee)
  • 2001: Consensus panel: guidelines for treatment of the hemiplegic arm (External Committee)
  • 2000: Stroke Strategy Work Group. Toronto District Health Council (External Committee)
  • 1998–2010: Stroke Materials Review Committee. Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada (External Committee)
  • 1997–2010: Stroke Recovery Committee, Post Stroke Education Committee. Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario. (External Committee)
  • 1994: Canadian Physiotherapy Association Appeals Board Committee (External Committee)
  • 1991–1998: Stroke Research Committee of Chedoke-McMaster Hospitals, Hamilton (External Committee)
  • 1988: Voting delegate to Canadian Physiotherapy AGM for Central Toronto District. (External Committee)
  • 2008–2010: Quality & Safety Coordinating Committee (Internal Committee: Baycrest Centre Co-Chair )
  • 2008–2010: Quality, Safety & Collaborative Practice Steering Committee (Internal Committee: Baycrest Centre Co-Chair )
  • 2009–2011: Research reviewer for the Call for Proposals 2009/2011, Ontario Stroke System Research Committee (External Committee)

Membership

  • 2010: Licensed by Board of Directors, Physiotherapy, Ontario
  • 2010: Canadian Physiotherapy Association (CPA) Ontario
  • 2010: Ontario Physiotherapy Association (OPA)
  • 2010: Research Division (CPA)
  • 2010: NeuroScience Division (CPA)
  • 2010: Canadian Evaluation Society

Distinctions and Awards

  • 2008: President’s Award for Innovation, Baycrest Centre
  • 2006: Special Award for Research, Ontario Physiotherapy Association
  • 2005: President’s Award for Innovation, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care
  • 2003: Graduate Incentive Fund. Annual Award., University of Waterloo, 1999-2003
  • 2001: Silver Quill Award. Best clinical research publication., Canadian Physiotherapy Association
  • 2000: Special Interest/Education Award, Ontario Arthritis Society
  • 1999: Excellence in Innovation Award, Baycrest Centre
  • 1998: Hy and Bertha Shore Award, Baycrest Centre
  • 1994: Max. A. and Roslyn Gordon Research Prize, Baycrest Centre
  • 1992: Anne Hall Memorial Award, McMaster University
  • 1992: Royal Canadian Legion Fellowship, Physiotherapy Foundation of Canada
  • 1991: Naomi Grigg Fellowship in Gerontology, Soroptomist International of Toronto
  • 1991: Royal Canadian Legion Fellowship, Physiotherapy Foundation of Canada

Research Projects

External

  • 2009–2012: Optimizing Stroke Family Caregiver Support across the Care Continuum by Improving the Timing of Intervention Delivery
    Collaborators: Cameron JI (PI), Naglie G, Gignac M, Huijbregts M, Silver F, Bayley M, Cheung A, Hoch J, Finestone H, Warner G, Phillips S, Green T, Weir N, Suddes M, and collaborators Sharp S, Hurtea P, Timpson D, Mersmann S, Christie S, Powell-Vinden B, and Woodbury E.

    Sponsors: Heart and Stroke Foundation, 440,000

  • 2008–2010: Getting on with the Rest of Your Life after Stroke: A Cross-Canada Program Aimed at Enhanced Life Participation, Prevention of Deterioration and Optimization of Health Care Utilization.
    Collaborators: Mayo N (PI), Bayley M (PI), Desrosier J, Eng J, MacKay-Lyons M, Teasell R, Richards C, Cameron JI, Huijbregts M, Kagan A, Salbach N, Wood-Dauphinee S, Carbonneau H, and Barclay-Goddard R.

    Sponsors: Canadian Stroke Network, 804,684

  • 2007–2009: Implementation of the Best Practice Guidelines of the Canadian Coalition of Seniors Mental Health (CCSMH): Focus on Assessment and Treatment of Mental Health Issues in Long Term Care Homes (CCSMH Guideline Implementation at Baycrest Apotex Jewish Home for the Aged).
    Collaborators: Huijbregts M, Feldman S, Conn D, Dunal L, Simons K, Goodman R, Howard P, Minor P, Thompson J.

    Sponsors: HealthForce Ontario, Interprofessional Care/ Education Fund, 170,577.95

    Grant#: ICEF0708002
  • 2007: Clients' perceptions on factors influencing their participation in a group stroke self-management program using videoconference technology: a qualitative study.
    Collaborators: Taylor D, Huijbregts M, Dale Stone S, Mountain M.

    Sponsors: Ontario Stroke Strategy, 8,595

  • 2007: Comparison of Face-to-Face and Videoconference Delivery of the Chedoke- McMaster Stroke Assessment Training Workshop: Effectiveness and Cost.
    Collaborators: Miller P (PI), Huijbregts M, French E, Renikka K, Taylor D.

    Sponsors: North and East GTA-Ontario Region Stroke Network, Northwestern Ontario Regional Stroke Program, and McMaster University CMSA Fund, 8,754

  • 2007: Enabling the Families of Stroke Survivors to Self-Manage their Changing Support Needs Across the Care Continuum: A Feasibility Study.
    Collaborators: Cameron JL (PI), Gignac MA, Naglie G, Huijbregts M, Silver F, Bayley M, and collaborators Sharp S, Powell-Vinden B, Murdock M.
    Institutions: University of Toronto

    Sponsors: Connaught New Staff Matching Grant, 50,000

  • 2006–2007: Timing it Right: Development of a Caregiver Support Intervention that Crosses the Care Continuum.
    Collaborators: Cameron JL and Gignac MA (co-PIs), Naglie G, Huijbregts M, Silver F, Bayley M, and Collaborators Sharpe S, Murdock M, Powell-Vinden B.

    Sponsors: Interdisciplinary Capacity Enhancement Grant from CIHR Strategic Training Initiative in Health Care Technology and Place, 8,000

  • 2006: The impact of a community-based aerobic walking program for older individuals with mild to moderate knee osteoarthritis.
    Collaborators: Brosseau L, Reid R, Kenny G, Tugwell P, Huijbregts M, McCullough C.

    Sponsors: CIHR, 800,000

    Three year funding

  • 2006–2007: Adapting the CO-OP Treatment Approach for Use with Adults with Stroke.
    Collaborators: McEwen S, Polatajko H, Huijbregts M.

    Sponsors: Physiotherapy Foundation of Canada, 5,000

  • 2005: Filling the Stroke Community Programming Gap in Northern Ontario: Telehealth Dissemination of a Stroke Self-Management Program.
    Collaborators: Huijbregts M, Streiner D, Cameron J, Kagan A, McEwen S, Taylor D.

    Sponsors: Heart and Stroke Foundation, 407,595

  • 2005: Examining factors that predict walking ability following stroke: a prospective study.
    Collaborators: Miller P, Stevenson T, Huijbregts M.

    Sponsors: Chedoke McMaster Stroke Assessment Workgroup, 2,000

  • 2004: A participation-based framework for outcome measurement in aphasia.
    Collaborators: Kagan A, O’Neil-Christie C, McEwen S, Willems J, Simmons-Mackie N, Streiner D, Threats T, Huijbregts M, Shumway E.

    Sponsors: Government of Ontario, 376,998

  • 2003: The Communicative Access Improvement Project (CAIP).
    Collaborators: Kagan A, O’Neil-Christie C, McEwen S, Willems J, Simmons-Mackie N, Streiner D, Threats T, Huijbregts M, Shumway E.

    Sponsors: Government of Ontario, 63,900

  • 2005–2008: Getting on with the rest of your life post stroke: A multicentre study aimed at enhanced life participation and prevention of deterioration.
    Collaborators: Mayo N, Bayley M, Kagan A, Cameron JL, Desrosiers J, Eng J, Teasell R, Wood-Dauphinee S, Huijbregts M, Mackay-Lyons M, Rochette A, Salbach N.
    Institutions: Canadian Stroke Network

    Sponsors: Network of Centres of Excellent (NCE), 768,000

  • 2002: TeleHealth delivery of the Moving On after STroke (MOST) program.
    Collaborators: Huijbregts MPJ., North-East GTA Stroke Network.

    Sponsors: Government of Ontario, 25,000

  • 2002: Effectiveness and Feasibility of Two Community-Based Programs for Stroke Survivors and Care Partners: The Living With Stroke and the Stroke Self Management Program.
    Collaborators: Huijbregts MPJ, Myers MA, Streiner D, Teasell R, Roy E, Smith T.

    Sponsors: Collaborative Research Program in Rehabilitation and Long Term Care, 5,000

  • 2000: A prospective multi-centre longitudinal validation study for the Continuing Care Activity Measure (CCAM): reliability, validity and responsiveness in the Long Term Care population.
    Collaborators: Huijbregts MPJ, Teare G, Kay TM, McCullough C, Streiner D.

    Sponsors: Drummond Foundation, 23,695

Internal

  • 2010: Implementation of the Best Practice Guidelines of the Canadian Coalition of Seniors Mental Health (CCSMH): Focus on Assessment and Treatment of Mental Health Issues in Long Term Care Homes.
    Collaborators: Feldman Sid, Huijbregts Maria PJ (Co-PI), Conn David, Dunal Lynda, Goodman Ruth, Howard Pat, Minor Penelope, Simons Kelsey, Thompson Judith. , 69,715

Professional Development Courses

2008      Advanced Health Leadership Program, University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management, executive programs.

Curriculum Vitae

Contact

Maria Huijbregts PT, PhD
Director, Quality, Risk & Patient Safety
Posluns Building, Room 414B
Baycrest
3560 Bathurst Street
Toronto, Ontario M6A 2E1 Phone: 416-785-2500 ext. 2677 Email: mhuijbregts@baycrest.org Fax: 416-785-4227