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Dr. Hilda Smith, Knowledge Mobilization Specialist

Date of publication: February 18 2021, 06:14

Knowledge Mobilization Specialist, York University & Plain Language Technical Committee Member for Accessibility Standards Canada

Dr. Smith

Dr. Smith is a queer, trans, disabled person who is a vanguard of new and radical social justice work, focusing on disability, addiction, and knowledge mobilization. They have a doctorate in Critical Disability Studies at York University. Their research has focused on the use of knowledge mobilization to disability grassroots movements. They are passionate about bringing anti-oppression and decolonization into knowledge mobilization work. They are also a member of the Technical Committee for Plain Language, run by Accessibility Standards Canada.