Andrea Townson

Degrees / Designations 

MD, FRCPC Head, UBC Division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Head, VA Division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Email Address 
Mailing Address 
GF Strong Rehab Centre 4255 Laurel Street Vancouver, BC V5Z 2G9


Academic Appointment 
Clinical Associate Professor
Other Areas of Research 
Spinal cord injury

I completed medical school at Queen's University, internship at the University of Calgary and residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of British Columbia. In addition to holding Canadian and American specialty qualifications in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, I have subspecialty certification in spinal cord injury medicine from the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. My areas of clinical and research interest include spinal cord injury, high lesion and ventilator dependency spinal cord injury, fatigue and medical education.

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