Kraeutner, Sarah

Shelly Ben-David

Sarah Kraeutner PhD

Assistant Professor

Psychology, Irving K Barber Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, UBC Okanagan

Contact Info

UBC Okanagan
1147 Research Road, ASC 204
Kelowna  BC  V1V 1V7

NIMBL Lab Neuroplasticity, Imagery, and Motor Behaviour Laboratory


  • Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, UBC Okanagan
  • Michael Smith Health Research BC Scholar

Dr. Kraeutner’s research program is focused on motor learning, through non-physical forms of practice, in health and after stroke.  Read more here.

Characterising neuroplasticity stimulated by covert practice and the nature of learning through covert practice
PI: Sarah Kraeutner
Dates: 2022-2027
Funding: NSERC

Personalizing stroke rehabilitation using brain stimulation
PI: Lara Boyd
Co-PI: Sarah Kraeutner
Dates: 2022-2024
Funding: Lotte & John Hecht Memorial Foundation

Gamifying neuro rehabilitation: Can we predict who will benefit?
PI:  Lara Boyd
CoIs: J. W. Andrushko, Sarah Kraeutner
Dates; 2022 – 2027
Funding: CIHR

For more ongoing work please see:

For a full list of Dr. Kraeutner’s publication please visit her Google Scholar profile here.