Island Health Researcher Profiles
Nearly 400 studies are currently approved under Island Health’s two research ethics boards. Our investigators and collaborators are conducting clinical trials in dementia, exploring physician and patient experiences with medical assistance in dying, developing peer support services for people with borderline personality disorder, and more.
Dr. Graboski is Medical Director of Island Health’s outpatient clinics for amputee rehabilitation at Royal Jubilee Hospital, and for pediatric rehabilitation at the Queen Alexandra Centre. She also has a private practice focusing of the treatment of headache, primarily migraines, at Bayside Medical Centre in Brentwood Bay. Full profile
Paul Winston is the Medical Director of Rehabilitation and Transitions at Island Health. Dr. Winston is a physiatrist, and conducts research on spasticity, spinal cord and nerve injury, and Complex Regional Pain Syndrome through the Victoria Peripheral Nerve and Spasticity Clinic. Full profile
Dr. Spina is the Coordinator of Clinical Pharmacy Services at Royal Jubilee Hospital where he focuses his research on evaluating the impact of incorporating technology into clinical practice. Full profile