Sarah is the Director of Clinical Education for Physiotherapy at McMaster University and took time out of her busy day to sit down and tell me what she's been up to.
Alison Bonnyman, the founder and lead instructor for the Canadian Aquatic Rehab Instructors (CARI), shares her story about going from clinical physiotherapy to research to founding the first aquatic rehab institute for therapists in Canada. Alison's exercises and course materials can be found on healthSwapp.
We spoke with Dr. Bahram Jam, founder of the Advanced Physical Therapy Education Institute (APTEI), about his professional life, what he's excited for in the future and how he believes technology can compliment physiotherapy.
Debbie is an experienced clinical physiotherapist and teaches a variety of post graduate education courses to practitioners about persistent pain & the brain. I had the opportunity to hear Debbie speak at the APTEI symposium in Toronto where she answered my one question.
Jodi Steele, a physiotherapist, lecturer, professor, founder of Cancer Rehab Inc., and continuing education course instructor, answers our question: If you could practitioners 5 things, what would they be?
Julie Wiebe - a physical therapist who specializes in diaphragm and pelvic floor integration in her clinical practice and in the innovative courses she teaches - answers our one question: "If you could tell your patients 5 things what would they be?"
Healthcare entrepreneurs, researchers, organizations, patients and practitioners need to collaborate to improve our system. There is a lot of room for improvement and we are going to change the healthcare system through collaboration and team work. Here are my top 5 take-aways from the Future of Health Conference hosted by the MaRS Discovery District in Toronto.
This research was completed in partial fulfillment of the requirements for an MScPT degree at the University of Toronto. This study explored the experiences and perspectives of physiotherapy outpatients with respect to their home exercise programs (HEPs) and how the use of Embodia affected the integration of HEPs into daily life.