Lori Brady

PMP (Project Management Institute)
CHE (Canadian College of Health Leaders)
ACPAC (Advanced Clinician Practitioner in Arthritis Care)
MHSc (University of Toronto)
MScPT (McMaster University)
BA (University of Western Ontario)

Professional Interests

  • Physiotherapy
  • Clinical Leadership
  • Quality Improvement
  • Clinical Service Planning
  • Health System Planning
  • Health System Strategy
  • Population Health Management
  • Health System Integration


Lori Brady has been a Registered Physiotherapist for 13 years, working initially as an Inpatient Physiotherapist, before transitioning to the leadership role of Advanced Practice Physiotherapist. She subsequently took on non-clinical roles within the acute care sector, working as a Project Manager and Clinical Planner. Lori also has experience within the home and community care sector, as Director, Strategic Initiatives at the Central Community Care Access Centre.

Presently, Lori is Director, System & Sub-region Planning & Integration at the Central East Local Health Integration Network and has accountabilities for executing innovative change at both the system and local levels. Lori has a history of propelling collaborative leadership and is a strong advocate for patient-centred care.

Lori holds a Master of Science (PT) degree from McMaster University and a Master of Health Administration (MHSc) degree from the University of Toronto’s Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation. She also holds designations as a Certified Healthcare Executive (CHE) and a Project Management Professional (PMP).

Other Affiliations

Director, System & Sub-Region Planning & Integration, Central East Local Health Integration Network (LHIN)

Speaking Engagements

Speaker at the Ontario Rheumatology Association annual conference. Lecture topic: Medical Directives in Arthritis Care (2011)



Additional Recent Publications

A study evaluating the satisfaction of patients seen by Advanced Clinician Practitioner in Arthritis Care (ACPAC) Program-trained Advanced Practice Practitioners (APPs) in Ontario (2011)

Abstract: Hip and Knee replacement Program in the Toronto Central LHIN
GTA Rehab Network Best Practices Day (2008)

HIV-Associated Distal Sensory Polyneuropathy: A Systematic Review and Protocol for Physiotherapy Treatment (2004)