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National Orthopaedic Division – 2020 Call for Executive Members

The National Executive is looking to fill four positions at this year’s National Orthopaedic Division Symposium Annual General Meeting in Kelowna, taking place in April, 2020. Roles to be filled: Student Rep Chair Communications Chair Junior Resource Chair Chair Elect Interested Candidates, please read the positions that are available and the associated roles and responsibilities…

Advanced Practical Examination (APE) 2020

Applications for the 2020 Advanced Examination will be accepted from May 15th until June 30, 2020. You will also need to upload a copy of your Level 5 certificate at the time of application. Go to the application page. Deadline for mentorship hours and Mentor/Mentee Form of an Actual Patient is July 31, 2020. If…

Orthopaedic Division Clinical Update (ODCU) – Lateral Elbow Pain

Vol32 No 6 – Lateral Elbow Pain   Happy December to all of our NOD members! We hope everyone is having a great holiday season so far. Our current issue of the Orthopedic Division Clinical Update (ODCU) is on lateral elbow pain. READ NOW  

Advanced Exam Models Needed!

Individuals interested in having a “birds eye view” of the Advanced Practical Examination can sign up to be a model. Models must be comfortable and ABLE to have all areas of their spine manipulated. Models will be moved around to all stations (CV, mid C-spine, thoracic and lumbopelvic) and will be screened prior to the…

Intermediate Practical Exam (IPE) 2020

Applications for the 2020 IPE will be accepted online from November 15th until December 31, 2019. You will also need to upload a copy of your Level 3 Upper & Lower certificates at the time of application. Deadline for mentorship hours (90 total) is January 31, 2020. If the candidate does not submit hours by the…

Orthopaedic Division Clinical Update: The Cervical Spine

Vol32 No 3 – The Cervical Spine   Happy springtime to all of our NOD members! The month of May not only brings warmer weather and patients out of winter hibernation, but also the celebration of our profession. If you somehow missed the memo, May is National Physiotherapy Month! READ NOW  

Call for Nominations for Orthopaedic Division Executive and Annual Awards

The National Executive is looking for two positions to be filled at this year’s National Orthopaedic Division Symposium Annual General Meeting in Toronto, taking place on June 9th, 2019. Roles to be filled: Junior Resource Chair and DKMC Representative. Interested Candidates should please read the positions that are available and the associated roles and responsibilities and complete your nomination…

Orthopaedic Symposium Registration Open

The 2019 Orthopaedic National Symposium is a national conference dedicated to orthopaedic physiotherapy practice in Canada and is being held as a partnership between the Orthopaedic Division of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association and the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physiotherapy. Location: Hilton Hotel, Toronto Date: June 7-9, 2019 To register, head to: orthosymposium.ca

Orthopaedic Division Clinical Update: The Ankle

Vol32 No 2 – The Ankle   Happy March to all of our NOD members. Our March edition of the Orthopedic Division Clinical Update is now available on our website. The topic for this issue is the ankle, with focus on lateral ankle sprains. READ NOW  

Intermediate Practical Exam Models Wanted

We are looking for interested volunteers for the Orthopaedic Division’s Intermediate Practical Exam 2019. Appropriate models must be comfortable having their lumbar, thoracic spine and SIJ manipulated. There are also peripheral manipulations. All models are screened prior to the exam for suitability. If you have had a recent injury to your spine or appendage, please…