Graduate Student
Caregiver Educational Needs for Pressure Injury Prevention

Raquel is a Graduate Student with the Engineering Health team at the UHN KITE Research Institute. She completed her bachelors at York University in the Kinesiology and Health Sciences program. Raquel’s interest in rehabilitation research as well as data analytics and visualization led her to enroll in the Research Analyst Graduate Program at Humber College.

Raquel’s main research focus at University Health Network involves evaluating the needs and priorities of healthcare providers and informal caregivers of individuals with a history of a pressure injury to inform the development of an educational intervention compendium. She will be coding and analyzing interviews on NVivo, designing and implementing the research ethic board proposal, and contributing to the preparation of written and visual materials for research reports.