Dr. Jaglal is the Interim Chair and Professor in the Department of Physical Therapy at the University of Toronto with cross appointments to the Rehabilitation Sciences Institute and the Institute for Health Policy, Management and Evaluation. She holds the KITE Research Institute at University Health Network Chair at the University of Toronto. Professor Jaglal also is the Academic Lead for Training in the AGEWELL Networks of Centres of Excellence.
Prof. Jaglal is a fellow of the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences and a recipient of the Canadian Society for Epidemiology and Biostatistics Service Award and numerous awards and distinctions.
Dr. Jaglal’s research interests include osteoporosis, spinal cord injury and rehabilitation health services with emphasis on utilization, appropriateness, self-management and knowledge translation. She has published over 200 peer-reviewed journal articles. Dr. Jaglal has demonstrated academic leadership through her distinguished service on many committees—at the University of Toronto, locally, provincially, nationally and internationally—including Canadian Institutes of Health Research grant and fellowship committees.
A dedicated educator, Prof. Jaglal is the recipient of the Eugenie Stewart Award for MSc/PhD Thesis Supervision. Currently, she is the primary/(co)supervisor of seven MSc students and doctoral candidates, and 26 past MSc and PhD students and postdoctoral fellows.
Dr. Jaglal holds a PhD in Epidemiology from the University of Toronto followed by a postdoctoral fellowship at the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences.