Examiners

Andrea McAllisterAndrea McAllister

Graduate of Dalhousie University Physiotherapy school. She holds a Master of Clinical Science in Manipulation from Western University in Ontario as well as her Diploma of Advanced Manual and Manipulative Therapy from the Orthopaedic Division.

Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physiotherapy since 2005. Andrea has worked in group practice orthopaedics through her career and is currently a Senior Physiotherapist with the CBI Health Group.

Adjunct Professor for the Dalhousie University Physiotherapy school, teaching in the orthopaedic assessment and treatment labs.

Currently sits on the Education Committee of the National Orthopaedic Division.

Received the Award of Excellence from the Nova Scotia Physiotherapy Association and was named Physiotherapist of the year for 2013 by her peers through the NS College of Physiotherapists.

Andrea is a mentor, instructor and examiner in the Orthopaedic Division Curriculum.


Carol KennedyCarol Kennedy

Graduated from Queen’s University in 1979 with a Bachelor of Science in Physiotherapy and then a Masters of Clinical Science in Manipulation from Western University in 2010.

Completed her Diploma of Advanced Manual and Manipulative Physiotherapy in 1983 through the National Orthopaedic Division’s (NOD) community system.

Achieved the designation of Clinical Specialist – MSK through CPA in 2012 and is an assessor for that group.

Was awarded the PABC Clinical Contribution Award in 20015 and the Orthopaedic Division Golden Hands Award in 2015.

Has been an Instructor with the NOD since 1983, an examiner since 1990 and is a retired Chief Examiner (1998-2016).

Carol is also Lead Instructor for the new Graduate Certificate in Orthopaedic Manipulative Physiotherapy (GCOMPT) program at UBC housed within the on-line MRSc.

Co-owner and clinician at Treloar Physiotherapy in Vancouver since 1983.


Elaine MaheuElaine Maheu

Graduated from McGill University with a BSc in Physiotherapy in 1978

Graduated from the South Australian Institute of Technology with a Graduate Diploma in Advanced Manipulative Therapy in 1983

Completed her Diploma in Advanced Manipulative Therapy with the Orthopaedic Division of the CPA in 1986

Completed a Master of Clinical Science (manip) at Western University in 2014

Has been an instructor for the Orthopaedic Division of the CPA since 1985 and an Examiner since 1991. She was a Chief examiner for 20 years between 1994 and 2014

Instructor and Coordinator of all the Canadian Orthopaedic Manual Therapy courses given in France since 2012

Recipient of the Golden Hands Award given by the Orthopaedic Division of the CPA in 2012

Recipient of a CAMPT Life Membership in 2012

Recipient of the Carol L. Richards’ award given by the OPPQ in Québec in 2017

In private practice at Kinatex Côte Vertu in Montreal, Qc


Evelyn LightlyEvelyn Lightly

1983: Bachelor of Medical Rehabilitation, Physical Therapy, University of Manitoba

1989: FCAMPT, National Orthopaedic Division

2011: Masters of Clinical Science, University of Western Ontario

1991 – present: Instructor, National Orthopaedic Division

2007 – present: Examiner, National Orthopaedic Division

1997- present: Instructor College of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Manitoba

1986- present: Owner/Partner/Manager St. Vital Physiotherapy, Winnipeg, Manitoba


Greg AlcockGreg Alcock

Clinical and Research Coordinator, and senior physiotherapist in the Physiotherapy Department at Fowler Kennedy Sport Medicine Clinic.

Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Manual Physical Therapists (FCAMPT) and has served various positions on the Executive for the National Orthopedic Division of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association.

Adjunct clinical professor and lecturer in the School of Kinesiology and School of Physical Therapy at Western University; an examiner and mentor in the Canadian Physiotherapy Association’s Orthopedic level system; and a clinical instructor in Western’s MClSc program.


Hilary ReeseHilary Reese

Graduated from the University of Alberta, Canada in 1995 with a BScPT (with distinction).

Completed her Diploma of Advanced Manual and Manipulative Physiotherapy in 1999.

Graduated with a Masters of Clinical Science in Manipulative Therapy from Western University in 2008.

Instructor and Examiner for the Orthopaedic Division of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association.

Teaching assistant for ‘Diagnostic Imaging for Physical Therapists” at the Faculty of Graduate Studies,

Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta.

Clinician and practices in Edmonton, AB.


Jackie SadiJackie Sadi

Full–time lecturer in the School of Physical Therapy and is a graduate of Western University for both her BSc (PT) and MSc.

She has an Advanced Diploma in Manual/Manipulative Therapy (FCAMPT) and has taught, mentored, and examined students in the Orthopedic Division of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association (CPA) Manual therapy courses for the last 16 years.

She is a recipient of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association “Clinical Specialist designation in Musculoskeletal Physical Therapy” and is an assessor within this program.

Her main duties are teaching orthopedic manipulative therapy theory and clinical skills to students in the Masters of Clinical Science in manipulative therapy program and the Masters of Physical Therapy.

She also assists with the supervision of MCISc and MPT students doing research in orthopedics.
Recipient of the School of Physical Therapy Teaching award twice, has received the Faculty of Health Sciences Certificate of Appreciation for “outstanding contributions to teaching” within the school of Physical Therapy programs from 2009 to 2016 and in 2014 she was awarded one of the University’s major teaching award – the Marilyn Robinson Teaching Award of Excellence.


Rhonda ReardonRhonda Reardon

Graduated with a BSc Phys 1987 and a BScPT 1990 from the University of Saskatchewan

Will graduate in 2017 with an MSc RS from McMaster University

Received her Diploma in Advanced Manual and Manipulative Therapy in 1996

Member of CAMPT since 1997

Works at South End Physiotherapy and is an instructor at Dalhousie University

Examiner and Instructor for the Orthopaedic Division of CPA

Received the CPA Mentorship Award in 2016

Past Chair of the NS Ortho Section, and an executive member of the National Orthopaedic Division and the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physical Therapy.


Joanne CarswellJoanne Carswell

Bachelor of Medical Rehabilitation – Physical Therapy.

Completed her Advanced Orthopaedic Exam through the National Orthopaedic Division in 2001.

Completed a Masters of Clinical Science (manip) through Western University in 2011.

Accreditation for Acupuncture, Dry Needling and Vestibular Rehabilitation.

Instructor and an Examiner for the National Orthopaedic Division and an Instructor at the College of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Manitoba.

Owns/practices at Vista Place Physiotherapy and Sports Injury Clinic in Winnipeg, MB.


Maureen MooneyMaureen Mooney

Graduated from the University of BC in 1984 with a Bachelor degree in Rehabilitation Medicine (OT, PT).

Completed a Master Degree in Manipulative Therapy at the University of Queensland, Australia, in 1994.

Fellow in the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physiotherapy (FCAMPT) after completion of Advanced Manual Therapy Certificate in 1993.

Certification in Dr. Chan Gunn Intramuscular Stimulation (IMS) and Level 1 Acupuncture

Certified Functional Medicine Practitioner through the Institute for Functional Medicine in 2017.
Instructor for NOD since 1992 and an Examiner since 2000.

Owner and clinician at BodyCheck Prevention & Health Physical Therapy Centre in Calgary.


Mike BoniMike Boni

Graduated from York University with a degree in Kinesiology and Health Science and a Certificate in Athletic Therapy.

In 1997, he became certified as an Athletic Therapist, CATA(C), in Canada.

He graduated from McMaster University in 1998 with a Bachelor of Health Science in Physiotherapy.

In 2002, Michael completed his post-graduate Diploma of Advanced Manual and Manipulative Physiotherapy (Dip. Manip. PT) and became a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physiotherapists (FCAMPT).

Currently, is focusing on completing his Doctorate of Science Degree in Physical Therapy from Andrews University in Michigan, USA.

Michael’s treatment expertise is in Manipulative Physiotherapy focusing on neck, shoulder and back pain.

He serves as an Examiner and Chief Instructor with the Orthopaedic Division and as an Assistant Lecturer and Faculty member with the School of Kinesiology and Health Science Program at York University in Toronto.


Paolo SanzoPaolo Sanzo

Associate Professor in the School of Kinesiology and at the Northern Ontario School of Medicine at Lakehead University and the Director and Physiotherapist at Active Potential Rehabilitation Services.

Instructor and Examiner for the Orthopedic Division of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association.

Currently an executive member of the International Federation of Orthopaedic Manipulative Physical Therapists and was elected as a past Member Organization Delegate for Canada.

His research integrates the clinical, biomechanical, and physiological aspects of human movement and gait analysis.


Pierre LangevinPierre Langevin

Graduated from the Université Laval, Québec, Canada in 1997 with a BSc (Physiothérapie).

Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Manual Physical Therapists (FCAMPT) since the completion of his Diploma of Advanced Manual and Manipulative Physiotherapy in 2002.

Graduated with a Masters of Clinical Science in Manipulative Therapy from Western University in 2010.
Instructor, Examiner and the Credentials Chair of the Orthopaedic Division of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association.

Co-owner and clinician at Clinic Physio Interactive since 2002 and Cortex Médecine et Réadaptation since 2012.

Clinical Professor and lecturer in physiotherapy at Université Laval.

Published several scientific papers and has been a presenter of scientific posters and podium presentations at provincial, national and international congresses.


Michele RoyMichele Roy

Graduated from McGill University with a BSc in Physiotherapy in 1978

Completed her Diploma in Advanced Manipulative Therapy with the Orthopaedic Division of the CPA in 1986
Has been an instructor for the Orthopaedic Division of the CPA since 1984 and an Examiner since 1993.
Examiner and Faculty of the North American Institute of – Orthopaedic Manual Therapy, since 1993
Faculty of the Advanced Masters in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Program – Touro College, New York, 1996 to 2006

Adjunct Professor of the Post-Professional DPT Program and the Orthopedic Physical Therapy Residency Program – Touro College, New York, 2007 to date

Instructor and examiner for the Canadian Orthopaedic Manual Therapy courses given in France since 2016

In private practice at Kinatex Centre-ville in Montreal, QC


Sandra SokoloskiSandra Sokoloski

Graduated from U of A with a BSc in Physiotherapy in 1991.

Completed the Orthopaedic Division Diploma in Advanced Manipulative Therapy in 1999.

Instructor for the Orthopaedic Division since 2000 and an Examiner since 2016.

Completed MClSc program at UWO in 2011.

Currently involved in a research project regarding lumbo-pelvic-hip pain in equestrian riders through UWO and U of C.

Co-owner of Summit Sport Physiotherapy in Okotoks, AB.

Sandra has a special interest in treating horseback riders and travels across Canada providing clinics and seminars for elite and amateur level riders.