Ada Tang (McMaster University)


Current Activity
Dr Tang and the MacStroke Canada research team are focused on the impact of exercise on cardiovascular health in people with stroke and other conditions. Exercise and physical activity can mediate many cardiovascular risk factors, and may be an effective strategy for primary and secondary prevention.

Areas of Interest

  • Chronic disease and aging
  • Mobility
  • Exercise

Approaches to Innovation

  • Capacity building and workforce development
  • Evaluation
  • Knowledge translation and exchange


  • McMaster Institute for Research in Aging
  • Canadian Physiotherapy Association
  • Canadian Partnership for Stroke Recovery

Student Mentorship

  • Undergraduate students
  • Master’s students
  • PhD students