Hunt

Matthew Hunt

Assistant Professor, school of physical and occupational therapy, Université McGill. Chercheur régulier, C.R.I.R. (Centre de recherche interdisciplinaire en Réadaptation) du Montréal métropolitain.

Postes occupés

2008-2009 à 2010-2011 Stagiaire postdoctoral-e,
2014-2015 à aujourd'hui Membre collaborateur-trice,

Biographie

Matthew Hunt is an Assistant Professor at the School of Physical and Occupational Therapy of McGill University and a researcher at the Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation of Greater Montreal. He also chairs the clinical ethics committee of the Shriners Hospital for Children. Dr. Hunt trained as a physiotherapist and subsequently completed a Master’s degree in bioethics and a PhD in Experimental Medicine at McGill. He then undertook post-doctoral fellowships at the Centre for Research on Ethics of the University of Montreal (CREUM) and the Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics of McMaster University (2008-11). At McGill, he is also affiliated with the Institute for Health and Social Policy, the Biomedical Ethics Unit, and the Division for Experimental Medicine.

Dr. Hunt conducts research related to the ethics of global health practices and research, and on equity of rehabilitation services. Current research projects include inquiries into the ethics of research and innovation in disaster relief, wait list management and equity of access to physiotherapy in Canada, and ethics of humanitarian health policy and practice. He also leads a capacity building project focused on rehabilitation providers in Haiti and co-directs the Humanitarian Health Ethics Network (humanitarianhealthethics.net).