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About #SPMC

Our team consists of researchers, trainees, stakeholders, and health professionals working together to improve the assessment and management of pain in people with dementia. 

Dr. Thomas Hadjistavropoulos

Dr. Hadjistavropoulos is an international leader in the area of pain assessment in dementia and has shown leadership in the promotion of the health sciences at the local, national and international level. He is the Research Chair in Aging and Health, Director of the Centre on Aging and Health and Professor of Psychology at the University of Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada. He served as the 2007 President of the Canadian Psychological Association (CPA).



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Dr. Hadjistavropoulos and his research team have published over 200 peer-reviewed papers and book chapters as well as seven books. A list of Thomas' publications can be found on Google Scholar and PubMed. 

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Awards and Distinctions

A list of Dr. Hadjistavropoulos selected awards and distinction and editorial appointments can be found on the Health Psychology website.

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Meet the Team

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