Dr. Katie Gunnell will be joining HALO on September 22 as a New Investigator with 3 years of funding provided by The Lawson Foundation and the CHEO Foundation. Dr. Gunnell completed her undergraduate and graduate degrees in Kinesiology at Brock University. She received her Doctor of Philosophy in Sport and Exercise Psychology with a sub-specialization in Measurement, Evaluation, and Research Methodology from the University of British Columbia in 2013. Her post-doctoral fellowship research was conducted at the University of Ottawa in the School of Psychology and Human Kinetics. Her Masters, Doctoral, and Post-doctoral research were funded by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada.