Tracey Colella, PhD, RN

Tracey JF Colella RN, ACNP, PhD is a Research Scientist and Clinician at Toronto Rehab/University Health Network’s Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation Program and an Associate Professor in the Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing at the University of Toronto.

Dr. Colella completed her Masters of Science in Nursing at the University of Western Ontario with a nursing education focus, and a post-graduate acute care nurse practitioner certificate within cardiac surgery specialization at the University of Toronto. She received her PhD from the University of Calgary and her research focused on the investigation of a peer support intervention on recovery outcomes, specifically postoperative depression after cardiac surgery using a randomized controlled trial methodology.
Dr. Colella is a member of Team Optimize and Team Cardiopulmonary Fitness at Toronto Rehab/UHN. Her program of research focuses on innovative interventions to facilitate patient and family transitions through the continuum of cardiovascular care, social support interventions, technology, psychosocial recovery, gender differences in access to care and health services utilization.
Phys Ther. 2019 Oct 07;:
Marzolini S, Fong K, Jagroop D, Neirinckx J, Liu J, Reyes R, Grace SL, Oh P, Colella TJF
Respir Care. 2019 Jul;64(7):844-854
Miller EK, Beavers LG, Mori B, Colquhoun H, Colella TJ, Brooks D
BMJ Open. 2019 Feb 15;9(2):e024838
Kokorelias KM, Munce S, McGilton KS, Cronin SM, Wang CD, Eftekhar P, Cheng DK, Vellani S, Jaglal S, Salbach NM, Kontos P, Colella TJF, Grigorovich A, Cameron JI
Physiother Can. 2018;70(4):314-320
Daligadu J, Pollock CL, Carlaw K, Chin M, Haynes A, Thevaraajah Kopal T, Tahsinul A, Walters K, Colella TJF
J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich). 2018 Dec 05;:
Myers MG, Colella TJF
Int J Food Sci Nutr. 2018 Jul 02;:1-10
Ghisi GLM, Mahajan A, da Silva Chaves GS, Rouse V, Brum M, Ajwani F, Aultman C, Ricupero M, Oh P, Colella TJF
J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich). 2018 Jun 14;:
Colella TJF, Tahsinul A, Gatto H, Oh P, Myers MG
Patient Educ Couns. 2016 Oct 17;:
Ali-Faisal SF, Colella TJ, Medina-Jaudes N, Benz Scott L