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Financial Update from the Chair

The CPA has formed a working group that will explore strategies for implementation of CPA’s financial initiatives. The next meeting of the Division Chairs Committee (DCC) will be held June 15th – 17th in Ottawa. We expect to learn the recommendations of the working group at that time.

Attention Members – Marketing

  There will be some upcoming changes for advertising including; course and job listings that are on the OD site. We will send detailed information around changes in separate correspondence so that all members are aware.

Highlighting the Future of our Profession – Brendan Saville

The Student Rep. Committee will work closely with the Orthopaedic Division to continue to highlight the achievements of various students in MPT programs across Canada. Check out this months Student Profile. Click here for the full story. Read on for a sneak peak! Name: Brendan Saville, University of Western Ontario, Class of 2019 My passion…

Introducing A Blog Series – The Window

A must read by Guest Author Laura Ritchie – As Phase II of the OD rebranding continues to be rolled out with the new website, this is a good time to think about our ortho identity. How do we see ourselves? How do others see us?… Let’s use The Window for a moment of reflection…

Highlighting the Future of our Profession

The Student Rep. Committee will work closely with the Orthopaedic Division to continue to highlight the achievements of various students in MPT programs across Canada. Check out this months Student Profile. Name: Richard Iheadindu – Queen’s University Class of 2018 “Prior to starting my Master’s in Physiotherapy at Queen’s University, I completed my undergraduate degree…

It Pays to be a Member-Don’t Forget to Re/Activate Your JOSPT Membership Today

Did you Know that as an Orthopaedic Division Member you get access to JOSPT? Keep up to date on the latest research and get access to great information. Please take the follow the steps in the email you should have received on Jan 10th/11th 2018 to activate your subscription.

Announcement from the Neurosciences Division

Did you know that the Neurosciences Division has a Vestibular Sub-Interest Group? We have launched an online journal club discussing vestibular rehab research and clinical practice advice. Four times per year we will be featuring an article or document with commentary from a clinician or researcher with an interest in vestibular rehab. The first article…

Français: Introduction à la recherche clinique appliquée à la physiothérapie manuelle orthopédique

Tous participants qui se sont inscrits à notre programme de formation en thérapie manuelle APRÈS janvier 2014 (Niveau 1) doivent obligatoirement faire le cours Introduction à la recherche clinique appliquée à la physiothérapie manuelle orthopédique avant de s’inscrire à l’examen avancé 2018 et des années subséquentes. Ce cours en français est donné par l’Université Laval…

Important Notice: Introduction to Clinical Research to Support Evidence-Based Practice in Manual Therapy

All course participants who first registered AFTER January 2014 in our course program (L1 exam), need to register to the new course “Introduction to Clinical Research to Support Evidence-Based Practice in Manual Therapy” BEFORE registering to the 2018 Advanced Exam. This course is now an entire part of our course curriculum. This course is offered…

Website Update

The National Orthopaedic Division has been updating its website functions behind the scenes and combining with the Orthodived site to improve access to information and navigation. We are excited to announce that we are just a couple months away from launching the site. Stay tuned for further updates and information on the ‘go live’ date.