Catherine Backman

Professor
Degrees / Designations 

BSR, MS, PhD, FCAOT

Phone 
604-822-7409
Mailing Address 
UBC Occupational Science & Occupational Therapy T325-2211 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, BC V6T 2B5
Twitter 

Biography

Academic Appointment 
Professor
Other Areas of Research 
chronic illness and participation in life roles
occupational therapy
occupational balance
rehabilitation
eHealth ethics

Catherine Backman is an occupational therapist and health researcher interested in the impact of chronic illness, like arthritis, on participation in life roles parenting, employment, and social activities. She and her graduate students also conduct and contribute to intervention studies relevant to occupational therapy and rehabilitation practice.

Current Projects 

eHealth ethics; arthritis and parenting; activities and health

Publications