Dr. Vera Zivanovic, MD
Clinical Research Coordinator
Rehabilitation Engineering Laboratory
Lyndhurst Centre, Toronto Rehab, University Health Network
520 Sutherland Drive
Toronto, Ontario
M4G 3V9, Canada
Tel: 416-597-3422 ext. 6119
E-mail: vera.zivanovic [at]


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.