Sherry Grace, PhD, CRFC, FCCS, holds her primary appointment as Full Professor in the Faculty of Health at York University. She is also appointed at the University Health Network, University of Toronto, as Senior Scientist with Toronto Rehabilitation Institute’s Cardiovascular Rehabilitation & Prevention Program, and is Director of Cardiac Rehabilitation Research with the Peter Munk Cardiac Centre. Prof. Grace’s research centers on optimizing post-acute cardiovascular care and outcomes globally. She has published ~300 papers, and authored clinical practice guidelines. Prof. Grace has earned awards from the American and Canadian Associations of Cardiovascular Rehabilitation, among other societies. She was instrumental in the development of the International Council on Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation, serving on the Executive Board since inception. She serves as Assoc. Editor for the Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation and Prevention. She was actively involved in the development of the World Health Organization's Package of Rehabilitation Interventions for ischemic heart disease.