Lauren Beaupre, PhD

Professor, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine - Physical Therapy


Professor, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine - Physical Therapy
(780) 492-8626
6-110B Clinical Sciences Building
11304 - 83 Ave NW
Edmonton AB
T6G 2G3



Professional Interests

  • Musculoskeletal patient populations
  • Elderly patients with hip fractures
  • Total Joint Arthroplasty
  • Trauma

Current Research 

  • Investigation of recovery following hip fracture in continuing care patients
  • Osteoporosis management in hip fracture patients
  • Outcomes following total hip and knee arthroplasties
  • Recovery following compound fractures of long bones
  • Outcomes following shoulder surgery


Lauren Beaupre, PhD, is a graduate supervisor in the Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine.


Early mobilisation following mini-open rotator cuff repair: a randomised control trial. Bone Joint J. 2015 Sep;97-B(9):1257-63. doi: 10.1302/0301-620X.97B9.35250.

Author(s): Sheps DM, Bouliane M, Styles-Tripp F, Beaupre LA, Saraswat MK, Luciak-Corea C, Silveira A, Glasgow R, Balyk R.
Publication Date: 2015
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Liberal versus restrictive blood transfusion strategy: 3-year survival and cause of death results from the FOCUS randomised controlled trial. Lancet. 2015 Mar 28;385(9974):1183-9. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(14)62286-8.

Author(s): Carson JL, Sieber F, Cook DR, Hoover DR, Noveck H, Chaitman BR, Fleisher L, Beaupre L, Macaulay W, Rhoads GG, Paris B, Zagorin A, Sanders DW, Zakriya KJ, Magaziner J.
Publication Date: 2015
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Recovery of walking ability and return to community living within 60 days of hip fracture does not differ between male and female survivors. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2015 Aug;63(8):1640-4. doi: 10.1111/jgs.13535.

Author(s): Beaupre LA, Carson JL, Noveck H, Magaziner J.
Publication Date: 2015
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To supervise or not to supervise a physical therapist student: A national survey of Canadian physical therapists. J Phys Ther Edu. 2015;29(3):58-67.

Author(s): Hall M, Poth C, Manns P, Beaupre L.
Publication Date: 2015

Time to initial operative treatment following open fracture does not impact development of deep infection: a prospective cohort study of 736 subjects. J Orthop Trauma. 2014 Nov;28(11):613-9. doi: 10.1097/BOT.0000000000000197.

Author(s): Weber D, Dulai SK, Bergman J, Buckley R, Beaupre LA.
Publication Date: 2014
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A randomized trial of ceramic-on-ceramic bearing versus ceramic-on-crossfire-polyethylene bearing in total hip arthroplasty: five-year outcomes. Arthroplasty, 2013; 28(3):485-9.

Author(s): Beaupre LA, Manolescu A, Johnston DW.
Publication Date: 2013
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Maximizing functional recovery following hip fracture in frail seniors. Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol. 2013 Dec;27(6):771-88. doi: 10.1016/j.berh.2014.01.001.

Author(s): Beaupre LA, Binder EF, Cameron ID, Jones CA, Orwig D, Sherrington C, Magaziner J.
Publication Date: 2013
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Rehabilitation for long-term care residents following hip fracture: a survey of reported rehabilitation practices and perceived barriers to delivery of care. J Geriatr Phys Ther. 2013 Jan-Mar;36(1):39-46. doi: 10.1519/JPT.0b013e3182569b4f.

Author(s): Buddingh S, Liang J, Allen J, Koziak A, Buckingham J, Beaupre LA.
Publication Date: 2013
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