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Intermediate Practical Exam (IPE) 2019

Applications for the 2019 IPE will be accepted online from November 15th until December 31, 2018. 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, 2019. If the candidate does not submit hours by…

New Orthopaedic Division Review (ODR) Now Available

Vol31N3 – Hip Hip Hooray!   As physiotherapists, we are trained to look at the body functioning as a unit, in which no single area should be assessed in isolation. How does that old song go? “The hip bone is connected to the…?” When assessing a patient’s injury, we are taught not only to consider…

Advanced Exam Models Needed!

If you are interested in being a model for the 2018 Advanced Exam, please contact Kate Gladney at

Instructors Meeting & Mini-Symposium: National Orthopaedic Division (NOD) Education

Education Committee of the NOD has announced that the annual Instructors meeting and mini-symposium will take place on October 13th, 2018, in Calgary this year. We are excited to announce that our mini Symposium will be taking place during the same weekend. REGISTER NOW. View highlights from the last NOD Event – A weekend to…

Sample Advanced Level MCQ Examination now posted on the site

If you are a student in our system you will have access to the sample Advanced level MCQ examination on our site. Please click here and login to access the documents.

Calling all Interested and Qualified Applicants – LOU PODCR

The London Orthopaedic Unit is looking to fill the role of PODCR. Please click on the link for application details and deadline. NOD Positions Available

A Huge Thank You… Members Survey

A Huge Thank You to Members who took the time to complete our members’ survey and that attended focus meetings. This information helped to inform our recent strategic planning process and plan. We will be sharing our long-term plan in the near future and are excited to share our initiatives to ensure we are adding…

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…