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Dr. Linda Li is Professor and Harold Robinson / Arthritis Society Chair in Arthritic Diseases at the Department of Physical Therapy, and Senior Scientist at the Arthritis Research Centre of Canada. She also holds a Canada Research Chair in Patient-oriented Knowledge Translation. She earned a PhD in Clinical Epidemiology at the University of Toronto, and then completed a CIHR-funded post-doctoral fellowship in clinical epidemiology/knowledge translation at the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute.
As a health services researcher, Linda’s research focuses in two areas: 1) understanding the help-seeking experience in people with early inflammatory arthritis, and 2) evaluating models of arthritis care. Her methodological skills include clinical epidemiology and mixed-methods design. She also collaborates with digital media experts to develop and evaluate online tools, such as decision aids for promoting shared-decision making and interactive programs for coaching people to be physically active. Her research is currently funded by CIHR, Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research, and The Arthritis Society.
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1) Physical activity promotion using digital technology
2) Shared-decision making
3) Patient self-management
4) Integrated knowledge translation - patient engagement in research
**Visit the Arthritis, Joint Health & Knowledge Translation Research Program website for a current list of Dr Li's research projects: http://arthritis.rehab.med.ubc.ca/
Graduate Student Supervision
Master's Student Supervision (2010-2017)
- Accuracy of Fitbit devices: a systematic review (2018)
- Efficacy of a Community-Based Technology-Enabled Physical Activity Counseling Program for People With Knee Osteoarthritis: Proof-of-Concept Study (2018)
Linda C. Li and Eric C. Sayre and Hui Xie and Ryan Falck and John Best and Teresa Liu-Ambrose and Navi Grewal and Alison Hoens and Greg Noonan and Lynne Feehan
Journal of Medical Internet Research
- eHealth Technologies, Multimorbidity, and the Office Visit: Qualitative Interview Study on the Perspectives of Physicians and Nurses (2018)
Journal of Medical Internet Research
- Patient Perspectives on the Challenges and Responsibilities of Living with Chronic Inflammatory Diseases (2018)
- A Community-Based Physical Activity Counselling Program for People With Knee Osteoarthritis: Feasibility and Preliminary Efficacy of the Track-OA Study (2017)
Linda C Li and Eric C Sayre and Hui Xie and Cam Clayton and Lynne M Feehan
JMIR mHealth and uHealth 5 (6) e86