Tom Chau, Ph.D., P.Eng.

Tom Chau, Ph.D., P.Eng.

Senior Scientist, Innovation and Development Theme Lead, Canada Research Chair in Pediatric Rehabilitation Engineering, Bloorview Research Institute, Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital Associate Professor, Graduate coordinator, Clinical Engineering Program, Leader, NSERC CREATE: Academic Rehabilitation Engineering (CARE) Program, Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering, University of Toronto Tom Chau, Ph.D., P.Eng., received his education at the Universities of Toronto (BASc, MASc) and...

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Sophie Wang, B.A.

Sophie Wang, B.A.

Executive Assistant Bloorview Research Institute Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital Sophie received her Bachelor of Arts, with a joint major in Business and Psychology with a minor in Human Resources Management, from the University of Waterloo. Sophie has been with Holland Bloorview since May 2012 working with the Human Resources and Finance departments. She has recently joined the PRISM Lab and will be working with the team for one year. Sophie is responsible for coordinating student-related...

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Fanny Hotzé, M.P.E.Eng.

Fanny Hotzé, M.P.E.Eng.

Pediatric Assistive Technology Specialist Bloorview Research Institute Fanny received her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Physics and Electronics Engineering from Grenoble Institute of Technology. She joined the PRISM Lab in 2010 after an internship with Dr. Elaine Biddiss and is now responsible for designing assistive technology solutions for children with disabilities. Fanny enjoys reading, watching movies and eating delicious French food. She is also an enthusiastic soccer and curling...

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Pierre Duez, M.A.Sc.

Pierre Duez, M.A.Sc.

Software Engineer Bloorview Research Institute Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital Pierre received his B.A.Sc. in engineering science (computer option) and his M.A.Sc in industrial engineering (human factors), both from the University of Toronto.  He is also finishing a Ph.D. in industrial engineering (human factors) at the University of Toronto.  Pierre has worked in IT, government, and telecommunications industries. Pierre provides software design support to various research projects developing out...

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Ka Lun Tam, MEng, PEng

Ka Lun Tam, MEng, PEng

Research Engineer Bloorview Research Institute Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital Ka Lun received his B.A.Sc. in the Engineering Science program (Biomedical Option), and has an M.Eng. in Electrical Engineering, both from University of Toronto.  He has been a part of Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital since 1995, when he started as a summer student.  He worked briefly as a software developer in the IT field before starting full time at Bloorview in 1999. Ka Lun provides hardware...

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Nayana Thalanki Anantha, M.H.Sc. Clin.Eng.

Nayana Thalanki Anantha, M.H.Sc. Clin.Eng.

Pediatric Assistive Technology Specialist Bloorview Research Institute Education and Training Nayana received a B.Tech in Biomedical Engineering from Vellore Institute of Technology University, India in 2011. During her undergrad she was actively involved in projects like remote ECG monitoring for sailors in the Indian Navy and low cost rural projects – one of them being ‘The Biomechanical energy harvestor’ which works on a similar principle like the dynamo. She acquired some hands on experience in clinical...

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