Fabio Feldman has been the Manager, Seniors Falls and Injury Prevention for the Fraser Health Authority since September 2006. He has been involved in the development and implementation of Falls Prevention initiatives in both acute care and long term care facilities, as well as in the community. Many of these initiatives have been adopted by other health authorities throughout Canada. Fabio has a BSc in Kinesiology and a PhD in biomechanics from Simon Fraser University. His research is focused on prevention of falls and hip fractures. Fabio has published his work in many scientific journals and has also presented his work in international conferences in the USA, Australia, Brazil, and Canada. He was awarded the Michael Smith Foundation's Senior Graduate Studentship from 2005 to 2007 and in 2006 he received the Young Investigator Award from the Canadian Society of Biomechanics.
Manager, Seniors Fall and Injury Prevention, Fraser Health