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National Orthopaedic Division COVID 19 Update

With the ongoing and increased uncertainty that COVID-19 is causing, we wanted to assure you that our highest priority is the health and well-being of our membership. Your Orthopaedic Division leadership team has been monitoring the situation and has been meeting as a group to develop a plan of action for the near future.

Orthopaedic Division Clinical Update (ODCU) – Concussions

Vol33 No 1 – Concussions   Happy New Year to all of our OD members! We are excited about this year’s editions of the ODCU. Our current issue of the Orthopedic Division Clinical Update (ODCU) is on concussions. READ NOW  

Intermediate Practical Exam Models Needed!

We are looking for models for this year’s IPE.  Models need to be comfortable having their peripheral, thoracic and lumbar joints manipulated.  All models are screened prior to the exam for suitability. April 4-5, 2020 Toronto @ Adelaide West Physiotherapy April 18-19, 2020 Calgary @ Tower Physiotherapy April 25-26, 2020 Montreal @ Kinatex Tours Jacques…

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

UPDATE: IPE 2020 will be rescheduled due to COVID-19. Information on the dates will appear here as soon as we are aware. The exam coordinator will contact all registrants with the new date once it has been scheduled. — Applications for the 2020 IPE will be accepted online from November 15th until December 31, 2019.…

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…