Dr. Davis trained as a physiotherapist and clinical epidemiologist and received her doctorate from the University of Toronto. Currently, she is a Senior Scientist and Division Head, Division of Health Care and Outcomes Research, Krembil Research Institute and is an investigator with the Arthritis and Community Research and Evaluation Unit at UHN. She is a Professor at the University of Toronto in the Departments of Physical Therapy and Surgery and holds Full Membership in the School of Graduate Studies (University of Toronto) in the Rehabilitation Science Institute, Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation and Institute of Medical Science. She is a past member of the CIHR Institute of Musculoskeletal Health and Arthritis Advisory Board. She is also the past Chair of the Scientific Advisory Committee and a past member of the Board of The Arthritis Society. She is currently the Co-Chair of Bone and Joint Canada and Director of their Osteoarthritis Initiatives and a member of the Board of the Osteoarthritis Research Society International. She is also an Associate Editor for Osteoarthritis and Cartilage and on the Editorial Board of Arthritis Care & Research.

Dr. Davis' primary research focus is in musculoskeletal disease, particularly in identifying modifiable predictors of patient outcomes. She also has extensive experience in outcome measure development and evaluation and has published and lectured extensively on various aspects of patient evaluation and outcomes in arthritis and musculoskeletal oncology. Recent work focuses on models of care for arthritis including development and evaluation of care pathways to improve access to services for people with arthritis and hip fracture.
Science. 2019 12 06;366(6470):
Lauretta DS, Hergenrother CW, Chesley SR, Leonard JM, Pelgrift JY, Adam CD, Al Asad M, Antreasian PG, Ballouz RL, Becker KJ, Bennett CA, Bos BJ, Bottke WF, Brozović M, Campins H, Connolly HC, Daly MG, Davis AB, de León J, DellaGiustina DN, Drouet d...
Hum Brain Mapp. 2019 Dec 03;:
Hassel S, Sharma GB, Alders GL, Davis AD, Arnott SR, Frey BN, Hall GB, Harris JK, Lam RW, Milev R, Müller DJ, Rotzinger S, Zamyadi M, Kennedy SH, Strother SC, MacQueen GM
ACR Open Rheumatol. 2019 Apr;1(2):90-96
Lape EC, Hudak P, Davis AM, Katz JN
J Affect Disord. 2019 Nov 13;:
Alders GL, Davis AD, MacQueen G, Strother SC, Hassel S, Zamyadi M, Sharma GB, Arnott SR, Downar J, Harris JK, Lam RW, Milev R, Müller DJ, Ravindran A, Kennedy SH, Frey BN, Minuzzi L, Hall GB, CAN-BIND Investigator Team
J Appl Gerontol. 2019 Nov 15;:733464819885718
McGilton KS, Omar A, Stewart SS, Chu CH, Blodgett MB, Bethell J, Davis AM
Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2019 Dec;71(12):1531-1539
Barber CEH, Zell J, Yazdany J, Davis AM, Cappelli L, Ehrlich-Jones L, Everix D, Thorne JC, Bohm V, Suter L, Limanni A, Michaud K
Ann Fam Med. 2018 11;16(6):515-520
Mangin D, Lawson J, Cuppage J, Shaw E, Ivanyi K, Davis A, Risdon C
Neuropsychopharmacology. 2019 Oct 14;:
Nogovitsyn N, Muller M, Souza R, Hassel S, Arnott SR, Davis AD, Hall GB, Harris JK, Zamyadi M, Metzak PD, Ismail Z, Downar J, Parikh SV, Soares CN, Addington JM, Milev R, Harkness KL, Frey BN, Lam RW, Strother SC, Rotzinger S, Kennedy SH, MacQueen GM
J Neuroendocrinol. 2019 Sep;31(9):e12790
Dudin A, Wonch KE, Davis AD, Steiner M, Fleming AS, Hall GB
Disabil Rehabil. 2019 Sep 03;:1-13
Nowak LL, Davis AM, Mamdani M, Beaton D, Schemitsch EH


Professor, Departments of Physical Therapy, and Surgery, University of Toronto
Professor, Rehabilitation Science Institute, Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, and Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto