Janelle Unger, PT; PhD
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Health Science
Stroke, Spinal Cord Injury
Janelle Unger is an Assistant Professor in the School of Physical Therapy at Western University and a registered physiotherapist. Professor Unger's research focus is on optimizing recovery following neurological injury. She investigates the effectiveness of novel interventions to improve gait and balance with kinetic, kinematic, and clinical outcomes. Professor Unger is also interested in evaluating service delivery and community programs for individuals with chronic injuries as well as understanding the lived experiences of people with neurological conditions using qualitative data. Her goal is to create a program that will focus on enhancing lifelong mobility and participation in physical activity for people with chronic neurological conditions.