Scientist/Assistant Professor, Director of PEARL Lab
Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, Institute of Biomaterial & Biomedical Engineering, University of Toronto
Toronto, Ontario – Canada
Dr. Biddiss is a scientist in the Bloorview Research Institute at Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital and an Assistant Professor with the Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering at the University of Toronto.
She is dedicated to creating innovative solutions that support young people with disabilities to achieve their goals in both recreation and rehabilitation. She embraces an interdisciplinary design approach and enjoys the challenges of integrating engineering, medicine, arts, and design. Elaine received a master’s degree in mechanical engineering at the University of Toronto before pursuing doctoral studies in biomedical engineering at the Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering and a postdoctoral fellowship with the School for Health and Related Research at the University of Sheffield.
Tuesday, November 5
12:45 PM – 2:00 PM