Stephanie Nixon, PT, PhD, is an Associate Professor in the Department of Physical Therapy, cross-appointed at the Rehabilitation Sciences Institute and the Dalla Lana School of Public Health at the University of Toronto.

She is also the Director of the International Centre for Disability and Rehabilitation. Stephanie has been a physiotherapist, HIV activist and global health researcher for over 2 decades. 

In recent years, Stephanie has had the good fortunate to lead capacity-building with clinicians, health administrators, researchers, and students about privilege and its relationship with health equity.