Schroder Sattar


Biographical Info
Schroder Sattar is a registered nurse and an Assistant Professor at the College of Nursing, University of Saskatchewan, Canada. Her research focuses on functional performance, falls, and exercise intervention in older adults with cancer. Dr. Sattar received her training at the Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing at the University of Toronto, and worked with researchers from the University Health Network, University of Toronto, and the Grand Valley State University to examine the state of research on falls in the older cancer population. Her research advocates for and informs fall assessment and fall-risks screening in older patients in the outpatient oncology setting. Currently, Dr. Sattar is conducting clinical trials to examine the feasibility and efficacy of virtually delivered exercise programs on improvement of lower body strength, balance, and fall rates in older patients. Dr. Sattar has presented her work in various national and international conferences. She is currently the vice-chair of the SIOG Nursing and Allied Health Group.