Madison Walker BMSc

Madison Walker is currently in the Master of Science program at the University of Toronto (UofT) in the Institute of Medical Science program after graduating from Western University with a Bachelor of Medical Sciences degree with an Honours Specialization in Interdisciplinary Medical Sciences with distinction. Her graduate work is on the impact of recreational cannabis legalization in Canada on injury and trauma outcomes, through the Injury Prevention Research Office at St. Michael’s Hospital (SMH). Her research interests include public health, injury prevention, and clinical neuroscience, with a focus on knowledge translation. She is also an active part of the trainee leadership community at UofT and SMH.


University of Toronto

Principal Faculty:

Institute of Medical Science

Principal Department/Program:

Master of Science, Medical Sciences

Principal Hospital Appointment:

St. Michael’s Hospital


Dr. Michael Cusimano

Key Publications:

Tarzi, C., Tarzi, G., Walker, M., Saarela, O., Cusimano, M. (2020). Medical Assessment of Head Collision Events in Elite Women’s and Men’s Soccer, The Journal of American Medicine Association, 323(3).