Best Practices Day 2024

Reimagining Rehab: Innovations that strengthen the role of rehab in the healthcare system

— May 3, 2024 —

The Call for Abstracts deadline has been extended!

Best Practices Day is the only provincial rehabilitation conference that gathers clinicians, administrators and researchers from across sectors and disciplines for a day of learning and networking.

Join us virtually on May 3rd, 2024 for the annual Best Practices Day. Come and share your newest and best initiatives, innovations and research in any area of rehabilitation and help us create another year of rich programming.

Submit your abstract for one of the following presentations:

  1. Rapid Podium presentation: An 8-minute long presentation given to the entire plenary session, followed by a brief question period.
  2. Concurrent Session presentation: A 30-minute long presentation provided as a break-out session.
  3. Virtual Poster presentation: A poster related to rehabilitative care but does not need to be limited to the conference theme.

Submission Process: *NEW* Complete the abstract submission form and email to

Submission Deadline: Extended to December 8, 2023 for work that has been completed by the conference date (May 3, 2024).

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Planning Committee

Dr. Larry Robinson Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre/St. John’s Rehab ~ Chair 
Patricia Dickson Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
Allison Freeman University Health Network/Toronto Rehab
Helen Johnson Ontario Health – West ~ Chatham region representative
Alin Khodaverdian Humber River Hospital
Charissa Levy GTA Rehab Network
Martha McKay Sinai Health System/Hennick Bridgepoint Active Healthcare
Sanja Milicic Iafrate GTA Rehab Network
Melissa Monardo Lakeridge Health
Manny Paiva St. Joseph’s Health Centre ~ London region representative
Jennifer Shaffer Sunnybrook Health Science Centre/St. John’s Rehab
Whitney Sherman Baycrest Health Sciences
Paula Shing Sinai Health System/Hennick Bridgepoint Active Healthcare