Melanie completed her master’s degree in clinical engineering at the University of Toronto. She works as a Clinical Research Manager and engineer at KITE, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute – University Health Network. Melanie is currently splitting her time between two teams – Engineering Health and Swallowing Rehabilitation Research Laboratory. Melanie also participates in a number of committees at KITE. She has been involved in large international multi-site clinical trials and has extensive experience implementing grant proposals into working research projects.