Andréanne K. Blanchette

CIRRIS-IRDPQ
525, boulevard Wilfrid-Hamel, H-1704
Québec (Québec) G1M 2S8
418-529-9141 #6896
andreanne.blanchette@fmed.ulaval.ca

 

Physical Therapist interested by impairments and activity limitations after a central nervous system lesion. Also interested in the development of innovative approaches (assessment and treatment) for the rehabilitation of individuals with sensorimotor disorders.


Regular Researcher, CIRRIS
Assistant professor, Department of Rehabilitation, Universite Laval
Research theme: 
Motor function, sense and perception
Physical environment
Technological environment
Research goal: 
Evaluation and Analysis
Development and validation
Understanding of the mechanisms, phenomena and needs

Academic background

  • Post-doctoral studies, Sensorimotor control and Rehabilitation Lab
    CRIR – Jewish Rehabilitation Hospital Research Center, 2012-2014
  • Ph.D. in Experimental Medicine
    Universite Laval, Quebec City, 2007-2012
  • M.Sc. in Experimental Medicine
    Universite Laval, Quebec City, 2005-2007
  • B.Sc. in Health Sciences (Physiotherapy)
    Universite Laval, Quebec City, 2002-2005

 

Research Interests

  • Assessments of impairments and activity limitations after a central nervous system lesion
  • Effectiveness of different approaches in sensorimotor rehabilitation
  • Locomotor adaptive capacity after a central nervous system lesion

Articles in scientific journals (peer-reviewed)

Blanchette AK, Noël M, Richards CL, Nadeau S, Bouyer LJ.
J Neuroeng Rehabil. 2014 Jun 9;11:98. doi: 10.1186/1743-0003-11-98.
PMID: 24912626
 

Scientific presentations (oral or poster)

Attitudes of clinicians towards spasticity assessment

Blanchette AK, Demers M, Woo K, Shah A, Solomon J, Levin MF.  , American Society for Neurorehabilitation Annual Meeting, Washington, USA, 13 novembre 2014. (conférence internationale)

Controverses et incertitudes entourant la spasticité: un phénomène à éclaircir!
Blanchette AK.  Physiothérapie 360 – Ordre professionnel de la physiothérapie du Québec (OPPQ)
Palais des congrès, Montréal, 24 octobre 2014.
 
  1. Research assistant

  • Catherine Champagne

Affiliations :

  • World Federation of NeuroRehabilitation
  • Society for Neuroscience
  • Réseau provincial de recherche en adaptation-réadaptation (REPAR)
  • Association canadienne de la physiothérapie
  • Ordre professionnel de la physiothérapie du Québec (OPPQ)

CIUSSS-CN Université Laval Alliance santé Québec