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Global Health

Objectives To provide a forum for members of the CPA who are interested in all aspects of global health through the provision of timely and useful information on the GHD's website. To acquire and make available information and educational materials as related to physical therapy in the field of g...
TOPICS global health GHD divisions

Clinical Specialist Dr. Diane Lee explains why she decided to become a physiotherapist and how she got to where she is today

December 22, 2016
  When I was 16, I dislocated my elbow in a gymnastic accident involving the uneven bars. Shortly after, I was introduced to physiotherapy.  I was intrigued by the profession and interested in sports medicine, but didn’t really think a small town gal from Kamloops would have any hope of capturing...
TOPICS clinical specialty program professional development unique global health teaching

Divisions

*/ CPA’s special interest and clinical practice Divisions offer
significant value-added benefits to members. Acupuncture Animal Rehab Cardiorespiratory Global Health Leadership Neurosciences Oncology Orthopaedic Paediatric Pain Science Private Practice ...
TOPICS divisions dcc dkmc acupuncture animal rehabilitation private practice leadership neurosciences womens health seniors health paediatric cardiorespiratory CRD ARD PPD global health GHD orthopaedic oncology pain science PSD sports

REP 4 - Preamble from Working in Apartheid South Africa then in India prior to Working with Indigenous Communities in Canada

February 18, 2019
Hilary Crowley
  I have had a long and varied career in physiotherapy, starting in the early years with an enriching experience working at Baragwanath paediatric clinic at Soweto, outside Johannesburg. This was during Apartheid and South Africa had not yet trained any African physiotherapis...
TOPICS #30REPS2019 #30REPS indigenous global health advocacy