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Sarah Donkers BSc, MSc, PhD, MPT Faculty, School of Rehabilitation Science

104 Clinic Place, Health Sciences E-Wing, Room 3415

Research Area(s)

  • Neurorehabilitation
  • Walking and balance
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Behaviour change
  • Animal assisted interventions

Recent Publications

  • Donkers SJ, Kirkland MC, Charabati M, Osborne LC. Perspectives of People with Multiple Sclerosis About Helminth Immunotherapy. (2020) Int J MS Care. 22:43-51.
  • Donkers SJ, Nickel D, Paul L, Wiegers SR, Knox KB. (2020) Adherence to Physiotherapy-Guided Web-Based Exercise for Persons Living with Moderate-to-Severe Multiple Sclerosis: A Randomized-Controlled Pilot Study. Int J MS Care. https://doi.org/10.7224/1537-2073.2019-048
  • Donkers, S.J., Chan, K., Milosavljevic, S., Pakosh, M., Musselman, K.E. (2020) Informing the training of health care professionals to implement behavior change strategies for physical activity promotion in neurorehabilitation: a systematic review. Translational Behavioral Medicine, 10:1 310–323. https://doi.org/10.1093/tbm/iby118
  • Charabati, M., Donkers, S.J., Kirkland, M.C., & Osborne, L.C. (2020). A critical analysis of helminth immunotherapy in multiple sclerosis. Multiple Sclerosis Journal. https://doi.org/10.1177/1352458519899040
  • Goulding, F.L., Evans, C.D., Knox, K.B., Lim,H.J., Levin, M.C, & Donkers, S.J. (2019) Individualised behaviour change strategies for physical activity in multiple sclerosis (IPAC-MS): protocol for a randomised controlled trial. Trials 20, 664. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13063-019-3768-7
  • Donkers SJ,  Oosman S, Milosavljevic S, Musselman KE. A Qualitative Account of Health Care Providers' Current Practice and Perspectives on Addressing Physical Activity Behavior in the Management of Multiple Sclerosis. (2019) Int J MS Care. https://doi.org/10.7224/1537-2073.2019-029