OUR PEOPLE

Principal Investigator 

 

Dr. Pat Camp, PT, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Department of  Physical Therapy, UBC
Clinician-Scientist, UBC Centre for Heart Lung Innovation

Dr. Pat Camp is a physical therapist and clinician-scientist at St. Paul’s Hospital. Her clinician-scientist appointment position is  jointly supported by the University of British Columbia Department of Physical Therapy and the Providence Health Care Research Institute. Dr. Camp’s research is focused on three main themes: Pulmonary Rehabilitation for Hospitalized Patients with an Acute Exacerbation of COPD (AECOPD); Pulmonary Tele-Rehabilitation (with a specific focus on Indigenous health); and Knowledge Translation and Quality Assessment for Pulmonary Rehabilitation.

 

 


Research Team

 

Ashley Kirkham, RAD, BCR –  Research Coordinator

Ashley Kirkham is a research coordinator working with Dr. Camp in the Pulmonary Rehabilitation Research Laboratory. She graduated in 2008 from Capilano University with her diploma as a Rehabilitation Assistant working mainly in the fields of physiotherapy and occupational therapy. Ashley graduated from the University of Calgary with her undergraduate degree in Community Rehabilitation. She has worked in the PRRL since April 2012, and is involved in a variety of research projects as well as managing and maintaining the lab. Ashley is a professional dance performer and instructor, and enjoys maintaining her fitness and wellness through running, yoga and nutrition.  She is also a certified Stott Pilates instructor.

 

 


 

 

Barbara Karlen, BA – Research Coordinator

 Barbara Karlen is a research coordinator working with Dr. Camp in the Pulmonary Rehabilitation Research Laboratory.

 

 

 

 


 

 

 


PRRL Lab Alumni

 

Carmen Sima, PhD Graduate from the UBC Rehabilitation Sciences Doctorate Program November 2017

Christen Chan, MSc Graduate from the UBC Masters of Sciences (Research) Program November 2014

Cory Bendall, RRT – University of Alberta, Masters of Public Health Candidate

Darrel Hagel, UBC MSc Graduate from the UBC Rehabilitation Sciences

Madeline Laberge, MA Graduate from Royal Roads University Disaster and Emergency Management Program September 2018

Satvir Dhillon, MSc Graduate from the UBC Masters of Sciences (Research) Program November 2014

Ori Ben Ari, MSc Graduate from the UBC Rehabilitation Sciences Masters Program September 2018

Walden Cheung, MSc Graduate from the UBC Rehabilitation Sciences Masters Program September 2017

Hannah Peters, Research Assistant

Zaynah Khan, Research Assistant through the UBC WorkLearn Program April 2019

Hidy Wang,  BCIT GIS Advanced Diploma May 2019

Andreas Mock, BCIT GIS Advanced Diploma May 2019