Janet Lawson

Teaching Fellow

Health Promotion

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Janet is a PhD student in health promotion under the supervision of Dr. Latimer-Cheung. Her research interest is in improving the participation quality of individuals with physical disabilities in sport. In addition to her studies, Janet is a CSEP certified personal trainer and works in the Revved UP Exercise Program. She has previously worked for a variety of sport organizations, including the Canadian Paralympic Committee and Athletics Canada. 


Master of Science, 2020, Queen’s University
Bachelor of Sport and Fitness Leadership, 2017, Camosun College

Undergraduate Courses:

KNPE 433 – Global Sport and Disability

Recent Publications:

Lawson, J. A., Turnnidge, J, and Latimer-Cheung, A. E. (In Press). An exploration of the content and quality of online, text-based coach development programs specific to parasport. International Sport Coaching Journal.