Dr. Caroline Jose is Adjunct Professor in the Department of Family Medicine at the Université de Sherbrooke and Research Associate for the Maritime Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research (SPOR) SUPPORT Unit in Moncton since 2015. By collaborating with patients, researchers, clinicians, and policy makers from New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, and Nova Scotia, her current research seeks to integrate the lived experience of patients into research to facilitate the knowledge transfer into care. She provides patient-oriented research support services and leads a patient-oriented research program on adults with neurodevelopmental disabilities through the Maritimes. Caroline is a member of the International Aging & Autism Think Tank group developed by Autism Canada, Autism Research Institute (US) and The Pacific Autism Family Network
(Canada), and supports autistics-led community initiatives in Atlantic Canada.