Dr. Vera Zivanovic, MD
Dr. Vera Zivanovic received her MD degree in 1986 from the University of Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina. From 1986-1992 she worked as a family physician. Presently she is working as a clinical research coordinator at the Rehabilitation Engineering Laboratory of Toronto Rehabilitation Institute - University Health Network. She coordinates numerous research projects involving people who have experienced stroke or spinal cord injury. Her research involves studying the benefits of functional electrical stimulation and robotic arm devices in the rehabilitation of upper extremity function in neurological populations and has published various articles in this area.