Dr Pierre Coté
Canada Research Chair in Disability Prevention and Rehabilitation
University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Canada
Dr. Côté is an epidemiologist, Canada Research Chair in Disability Prevention and Rehabilitation and Associate Professor in the Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology. He is also an Associate Professor in the Dalla Lana School of Public Health at the University of Toronto. Dr. Côté was a member of the scientific secretariat of the 2000-2010 Bone and Joint Task Force on Neck Pain and its Associated Disorders; a large international collaboration aimed at synthesizing the scientific evidence on the problem of neck pain. In 2012, he was mandated by the Government of Ontario to develop evidence-based clinical practice guidelines for the management of traffic injuries including whiplash. Dr. Côté’s research focuses on the etiology, prognosis and management of musculoskeletal pain and disability. Dr. Côté has published more than 185 scientific papers in peer-reviewed journals.